Health & Beauty

Best Face Soap for Lazy People

So - yeah, I'm one of those people who has to tell everyone about the latest product that I love, or that the sweater they are complimenting me on was on sale for $12.99.  I also tend to suffer from occasional bouts of TMI and over-sharing, so bear with me. I am lazy.  I admit it.  Sometimes so lazy [...]

By | 2014-01-04T23:20:21+00:00 January 4th, 2014|Health & Beauty|0 Comments

Phew – Dodged the BRCA Bullet!

Good news!  After waiting the interminable two weeks for my results, working myself into a bit of a frenzy, and the weird incessant chatter that came out of my mouth when I sat down with the genetic counselor to get my results, I was told that I test negative for the three most common mutations of the BRCA1 and [...]

By | 2013-12-06T16:00:08+00:00 December 6th, 2013|Health & Beauty|0 Comments

Testing for the Breast Cancer Gene

Earlier this year, I was diagnosed with Breast Cancer.  Gulp.  I thought I was invincible, but alas that is not the case.  The first thing I thought was... "oh shit... I'm going to lose my hair," followed by "or maybe my boobs," and oddly last but not least, "I might die".  Scary stuff.  Fortunately my cancer was caught early [...]

By | 2013-11-24T21:14:07+00:00 November 24th, 2013|Health & Beauty|0 Comments