Weekly Round-Up


Time for this week’s round-up of the best of the blog posts which I’ve read over the past week. These are the posts that have moved me, taught me something, inspired me, and which I’ve wanted to share with you. Don’t forget if you have written a post which you would like readers to see, just leave a comment below.

Do certain smells, sounds or other associations take you right back to a certain time or place?  I have lots of associative memories and I am sure you do too. Nancy reminds us of this as she lets go of some furniture with a lot of memories.

Super advice as always from Terri on recovery from breast reconstruction surgery.

How do you feel hearing about potential cancer cures? As someone living with cancer, Karin discusses what it’s like hearing about potential cancer cures in her latest post.

How safe are breast implants? Amy provides the latest research on her blog. See also Dr Attai on this topic.

Melanie marks the end of her radiotherapy treatment.

Important information on breast density and associated risk for breast cancer on Being Dense.

I love Connie‘s idea to create an ebook from her blog posts – check out her site for more details.

As someone who hates exercise, and though I like walking I’ll use the rain as an excuse not to go outside, I really needed to read Elizabeth‘s latest post on motivation and exercise.

Barbara shares a personal story of dealing with distress and anxiety following a cancer diagnosis.

Liz O’Riordan is on a mission to get your sex life back on track after breast cancer.

I enjoyed reading Ilene‘s affirmative post on being a writer.

Last Monday was World Cancer Day – an occasion which Liz takes to debunk some prevalent cancer myths.

Is a plant-based diet right for you? Cathy explores the topic in her latest post.

Sara writes this week about the loneliness of a cancer diagnosis.

Finally, this week’s writing prompt is inspired by the daily question at Gratefulness.org. Feel free to write about it on your blog or simply leave a comment below.


Until next week,

Yours with much love always,

Marie xxx