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 cancer diagnosis of any stage or type is shocking. In one split second, we go from getting some routine scans to being a cancer patient. Strong feelings come with the territory.  Whatever you are feeling is okay.” So begins Jennifer’s latest post on feeling all the feelings associated with a cancer diagnosis. 

Breast Cancer Conversations is a breast cancer podcast cast hosted by a cancer survivor, Laura Carfang. Her latest interview is with our very own Ilene. Check it out

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and Dee has mixed feelings. 

Chris takes an honest look at the ease at which one can adopt a victim mentality with a cancer diagnosis. 

Nancy is celebrating 11 years of blogging with a sale of her books. 

Elizabeth shares the story of her recent bucket list trip to Iceland. 

Connie’s dating adventures continue. 

Great post from Lisa on how an attitude of gratitude isn’t enough without practice. 

Advice from Barbara on joining a private breast cancer online support group. 

OurMBCLife is celebrating an award. 

A question posed by Sheri – can you be happy and sad at the same time? 

Condolences to Abigail on the death of her grandmother this past week.

Poetry offerings from Julia,and Kristie

Finally this week, a gorgeous post from Gogs on rekindling the power of love during cancer diagnosis and treatment. 

Yours with much love always,

Marie xxx