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The Truth about Living with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

The truth is that I have good and bad days. Last week was filled with bad

The Diagnosis

In April 2016, my routine bloodwork came back with high white blood cell counts. I was

10 Things I Learned from Planning My Wedding

Planning a wedding is one of the most stressful life events, but it doesn’t have to

My Heart and a Piece of My Soul

I lost my heart and a piece of my soul this weekend. My heart has sunk

Sometimes Change Feels Like Pulling of a Band-Aid

Sometimes change happens when we least expect it. It’s as if the rug has been pulled

Have a Little Faith

“Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do

I Love New York

Last month my boyfriend and I spent a week back east including a few days in

What the Avocados Taught Me About Change

Sometimes you aren’t ready for change. That’s what happened to my boyfriend when he tried to

Why I Hide Out on Mother’s Day

Aside from the week of November 29 – December 7, this week is the toughest of

You’re Never Too Old for Firsts

You’re never too old for firsts. I have experienced a lot of firsts in my life.