Is this REALLY safe to put on our kids? 

This past weekend, Scott packed up his backpack to go ride his bicycle around San Francisco, something he does fairly often. Naturally, every time he goes, he packs an array of necessities… Water, his wallet, sunscreen, etc… Well, this time, something different happened.  He had taken an aerosol can of Coppertone Kids SPF 50 and … [Read more…]

Protect Those Who Protect Us…

I think we tend to be numb to things we haven’t experienced ourselves or don’t know someone who has experienced.  Until yesterday, I truly didn’t realize just how messed up our country is.  We expect people to fight for us and protect us but, as they age… we tend to forget about them.   I … [Read more…]

Self Image

I have been trying to figure out how to write this post for several days. Throughout my cancer journey, I don’t think I realized just how all of this would affect my self image. It’s odd, I feel emotionally stronger than ever and ready to do anything and everything. I definitely grasp life… Even when … [Read more…]

When I Lost My Joy… 

First… For those reading the title… I am fine now… Please read on and you will understand. So, I have always thought I struggled with depression. I don’t tell everyone but I normally even take the smallest possible dose of Zoloft for anxiety. Well… My depression is nothing compared to what I have recently felt… … [Read more…]