Breast Cancer

The Truth About Scars

The Truth About Scars

What the hell is beauty anyway? It seems the world in general is quick to measure something none of us can really define.  I mean let’s be real here, I adore the classic look of Jackie Kennedy, while some of my best friends think she […]

His Grace

His Grace

  I remember taking this picture in 2015, just a year after being diagnosed with facial paralysis. Frenchie took me on a trip between surgeries; funny I can’t remember where we were. We’ve been on so many trips together trying hard to mark everything off […]

Dr. Lettieri (Update Post Op)

Dr. Lettieri (Update Post Op)

This morning Frenchie drove me to Mayo Clinic to have a little visit with Dr. Lettieri and Lindsay his resident (she’s super sweet) This is what I do while I wait, I sit in Dr. Lettieri’s chair and pretend to be him  until he walks […]

Happiness at every Age

Happiness at every Age

I believe some of my best days are yet to come. There are researchers who say levels of happiness are different as life changes throughout our lives. Depending on what was happening in our life at different ages, happiness kind of follows a U-shape curve […]

Resilience

Resilience

5 steps to being a more resilient person.

Home

Home

  I’ve been thinking about this little home in Tahiti.  Frenchie and I visited here a few years ago.  Just behind this small little hut is a beautiful ocean full of wonder and amazement. As a child I lived in several different houses, none that […]

Critics

Critics

Throughout my life I’ve been given signs, I realized really quickly that those signs don’t always come with bright lights and glamour.  Sometimes, for me it’s been more like a quiet voice whispering in my ear and saying…”It’s time to believe in yourself, it’s your […]

Kacy

Kacy

One of my Nerium Family members, Kacy Christiansen crossed over to Heaven today. This picture was taken in November, just a few short months ago. I see joy in their eyes and love surrounds their hearts. I believe Families are Forever, these children and their […]

Embrace

Embrace

My friend is dealing with some really hard things in her life right now. It’ amazing to me how much the human body and soul can endure.  For me, going through a divorce or losing a child would be really hard.  While enjoying lunch with […]

Like a Tree

Like a Tree

I love this tree-a fews years ago I made a trip to St. Louis and this is what I saw.  Coming from Arizona we don’t get the chance to see this type of beauty-very rarely.  It reminded me of a tree my great grandmother had, […]