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.

A warm welcome back to the blogosphere to Audrey this week. Audrey acknowledges it’s been a struggle to write lately – a struggle many of us share – but it is so good to hear your voice again.

Tips from Jennifer on taking care of your skin post-radiation.

Diane‘s latest post is all about learning to trust in science.

Nancy‘s latest #MetsMonday post is a guest post by Lori Burwell on “Creating Your Own Palliative Care Team.”

Sue has written a really powerful and unflinching look at the reality of facing up to life with Covid and protecting loved ones.

Becky is looking forward to new beginnings and Connie looking towards the light of new days.

An arresting cancer haiku from Kristie.

A – justifiable – rant from Abigail on false empathy.

Thoughts from Barbara on dealing with other people’s expectations after a breast cancer diagnosis.

Siobhán writes about the shocking fact that the link between breast density and breast cancer is still something withheld from women.

A plant-based protein primer from Cathy this week.

Episode 7 of Terri’s fabulous podcast features the equally fabulous Dr Deanna Attai and takes listeners from being newly diagnosis with breast cancer to the clinical visit and what are next steps.

Finally this week, a writing prompt. 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