Resilience

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.

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 […]

Cubs Make History

Cubs Make History

On November 2nd 2016 the Chicago Cubs made history.  106 year’s have come and gone since the Cubbie’s won a World Series. Frenchie and I were on the edge of our seats watching the 7th game of the World Series. I told him I wonder […]

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 […]

Poo Poo On Dr. Lettieri

Poo Poo On Dr. Lettieri

I had an appointment with my favorite smile doctor, hoping Dr. Lettieri would take this drain out of my neck imagine my surprise when he said “That drain is not coming out today.” “There’s no blood, I want this thing out.” Dr. Lettieri has beautiful […]

Surgery Tomorrow With Dr. Lettieri

Surgery Tomorrow With Dr. Lettieri

UNFORTUNELTY THIS DID NOT GET POSTED UNTIL AFTER THE SURGERY. When I came home from the hospital last week I was told to clean the open wound area everyday with a solution Dr.Lettieri gave me and to keep it covered. That night I came home […]

Dr. Sal Lettieri

Dr. Sal Lettieri

In December I had 2 surgeries with Dr. Lettieri. I was able to go back to work in January, but for some reason the area on my neck where the drain was inserted is not healing.  I’m tending to believe Dr. Barr’s when he told […]

Emergency Surgery With Dr. Salvatore Lettieri

Emergency Surgery With Dr. Salvatore Lettieri

The last few weeks have been a whirlwind of emotions.  Once again I am stuck in either a hospital bed or now in my own bed. I ran into the same problem I had with the first surgery. Dr. Lettieri warned me this surgery would […]