Faith

Make Time

Make Time

In my life I have spent way too much time worrying about what other people think. When I finally decided that was a waste of my time I realized ‘those’ people are no longer in my life anyway. Time changes all things, we think when […]

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 […]

One Day…

One Day…

                I’m overwhelmed with love and support from so many people with the release of my book I CAN-CER Vive. On Monday January 30th I received a phone call from my publisher congratulating me for not only finishing […]

What is your life for?

What is your life for?

Abraham Lincoln inspirationally asked the question: “What is your life for?” and answered his own question with this answer: “It is for you.” I ask “Do you love your life?” A few months ago I bought front row seats for Hilary Weeks concert, two weeks […]

Disneyland 2016

Disneyland 2016

I had a wonderful time sharing Disneyland with Kaitlyn-Brian-Phoenix–Blake-Chloe-Wesley–and Haleigh and Scott– My legs were so heavy and in pain most of the time, but it was well worth the memories we made. I only wish Kayla-Jeremy-Recker-Ezra and Theo could have been there with us. […]

Holding on Tight

Holding on Tight

The last skin graft is looking better Everyday! I love Dr. Lettieri With all I have going on in my life I continue to ask questions.  I know the Lord understands He loves me, even when I question and ask “why is this happening to […]

What’s Up?

What’s Up?

Ok so I haven’t been the best at blogging my true feelings about the unfortunate facial paralysis I have.  Here is a quick synapse of what has happened just in the last 2 years.   Mastoid (layman’s tumor) in the inner ear canal, burned black […]

The Art Of Being Happy

The Art Of Being Happy

I’m so glad I attended the 1st Festival of Positive Education this past week.  I had to evaluate whether this would be a good idea or not, given I just had surgery and still have a drain hanging from my head.  Dr. Lettieri thought it […]

Surgery #35

Surgery #35

On June 30th I entered Maricopa County Hospital with Dr. Lettieri (my smile doctor) Myself and Dr. Lettieri-just before surgery I wasn’t nervous or afraid, after all he was just repairing some of the skin that was ripped off after my skin graft.  This should […]

TIME

TIME

Two years ago I was diagnosed with partial facial paralysis, the doctor informed me my face would never be the same again.  To describe my emotions during that time is impossible.  I spent several weeks in the hospital, when released I was told to try […]