Monthly Archives: June 2014

Radical Remission | Pink 5K Success | Gratitude Shout Out | Battling Bertha 6

Radical Remission I’ve been raving about this book for weeks. Radical Remission by Kelly A. Turner, Ph.D. is a must read for anyone with, or caring for, someone diagnosed with cancer. It outlines 9 factors that can help with healing. Thank you to Renu Agrawal for sharing this important book with me. There are several sections of the book that really spoke to me and I’m going to review what I learned here but I encourage you to read the […]

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July Recognition Holidays | 12 Great Reasons to Send a Greeting Card and Gift in July

Celebrate Independence In the USA, Independence Day stands out as the big July holiday! Independence, like many abstract concepts, means different things to different people.  To me, independence means freedom to make choices.  I choose to be an entrepreneur, and I am grateful to live in a global economy that allows me to have an international business from the comfort of my home.   On July 4th we celebrate our freedom.  Colonialism is so far in the past that freedom […]

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Remembering Reeshemah

Reeshemah Holmes has been mentioned here frequently, as a coach, inspiration, and guest of Coffee & Cards Conversations. Reeshemah left this Earth on June 16, 2014. Her departure was sudden, tragic and heartbreaking. Even after attending her memorial service, I still find it difficult to believe she is really gone. There are women who say they want to change the world and then there are women who do.   Reeshemah Holmes set out on a mission, rolled up her sleeves […]

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Celebrate Life with Angie Heiman | Wealthy Sisters Network | Overcoming Adversity | Battling Bertha Part 5 | Podcast 024

As a life coach, Angie Heiman, understands and shares the power of affirmations.  During our hour long chat we discuss the importance of what you speak and how it affects your day,  how to shift the direction of your life with a few daily action steps, how to write  a great affirmation.  We also share an exciting new networking opportunity for women.  Finally, we discuss how to overcome adversity. “My vision is to help woman pursue their purpose with passion. […]

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Allergic Reaction | Pink 5K Fundraiser | Vitamin D | Battling Bertha Part 4

Allergic Reaction Exciting week in the land of Chemo. During my June 4th treatment, I had an allergic reaction to the Taxotere (a.k.a Docetaxel).  I was itchy and had watery eyes.  The charge nurse immediately stopped the Taxotere and brought in two oncologists to consult.  I was given Solu-Medrol, a steroid, and benadryl to stop the reaction.  Then my oncologist was called and it was determined that I would not receive the rest of the Taxotere, nor the Carboplatin.  I […]

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