Living with N.E.D.

Great news! You are N.E.D.! Huh? Oh, sorry, it means No Evidence of Disease. So I’m not cured? Uh, well, no… This is a conversation every breast cancer survivor will go through at some point in their journey. For me it occurred on October 24, 2016, two weeks after my bilateral mastectomy with right lymph…

My 15 Minute Tops Makeup Routine

So let’s start this by prefacing the fact that I’ve always chosen sleep/staying in bed over spending hours getting ready in the mornings. Most of the time that means I do one of the following: Throw on a tinted moisturizer as I’m running out the door and call it good Throw all my makeup into…

Affirmations, Spirituality, Inner Peace

If you have ever read (or listened – hello Audible) to a self development book you’ve no doubt read/heard things like “what you speak about, you bring about” or “what you choose to focus on becomes your reality”. These affirmations about believing in the power of positivity are always the main focus of these types…

5 Things I L.O.V.E. About My Body

Loving your body isn’t something we are necessarily taught these days. It’s more like, I don’t know, a constant comparison to either your friends, family members or even celebrities. Seeing that fit mom on Instagram and thinking damn I should have a six-pack too. Listening to your best friend complain about her weight when you…