mastectomy Tag

Scars

Posted by b in BLOG, Inspiration & Happiness

I've posted in the past about my mastectomy scars. Sometimes when I see them, I wish I didn't have them. Most of the time I really don't notice them. But every time, they make me feel like a warrior. My scars aren't who I am. They're...

Free Breast Cancer Awareness Printables

Posted by b in BLOG, breast cancer, Happiness, Inspiration

  I found these beautiful breast cancer printables courtesy of the lovely Paula from Frog Prince Paperie. She created these with the sole purpose of raising awareness for breast cancer.   Her set includes the following: Breast cancer awareness 2 inch tags Breast cancer awareness favor box Breast cancer awareness straw flags Breast cancer awareness water...

Real Men Wear Pink

Posted by b in BLOG, Inspiration

  Today I want to give a shout out to all of the men who support their loved ones affected by breast cancer. The night of my double mastectomy I had a moment with my dad that was really touching and made me remember just how much...

The Light That Shines – Jill Brzezinski-Conley

Posted by b in BLOG, Inspiration

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=MIA0_U_eA4M   I promised you'd meet some inspiring people on this page. Today I bring you Jill and her documentary 'The Light That Shines'. Jill was a newlywed when she was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy. She was only 32. Now 35, she has been...

Determination

Posted by b in BLOG, Inspiration

  This is what a woman who has undergone a double mastectomy and reconstruction looks like. I am often asked by other women undergoing a mastectomy what they'll look like after. The amazing photographer John Heino Photography and a beautifulperson, my publicist, Crystal Taylor donated their time to be...