Buen Camino

Peeling back the onion on a once-in-a-lifetime experience is complicated. My husband and I returned from Spain two weeks ago and a common question is, “So, how was it?” My answer was never what I wanted, but what can you expect from a hallway conversation or brief encounter when you don’t know if they really…

Waiting

As winter lingers and snow showcases a white crystalline landscape all around me, I become mindful of waiting. Some of my midwest friends are sick of winter and others are taking a midnight walk to enjoy the snowy magnificence that has enveloped us. Some are counting the days until spring and others refuse to wait…

Custom Fit

Over a quarter century ago I tried playing golf, but was too close to my Division I competitive decompression to appreciate what the game had to offer. I engaged my personal pause button on the game and said I’d pick it up when I was 50.  Little did I know two things back then.  First,…

Head Angel, Jonny Imerman

Connecting with inspirational role models is one of the joys of traveling on my journey with Breast Cancer MyStory. Today’s blog captures the conversation I had with Jonny Imerman, Founder of Imerman Angels in Chicago. Jonny was diagnosed with “non-seminoma” (many different types of cancers) testicular cancer at the young age of 26. Going through…