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“…miles to go before I sleep.”

As of today, the final day of September 2010, Daisy Wheels have rolled into 38 states and 13 countries! Fab, yes?  Oh, yes! Satisfied?  Not quite. I seem to be "channeling" Robert Frost these days, and although it isn't snowing in my neck of the woods, (actually, we're experiencing torrential rain this very minute) the final lines of "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening" are on a continual loop as I shut down my computer each evening. "...But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep, And miles to go before I sleep." I know [...]

By |September 30th, 2010|My Blog|1 Comment

The $64,000 Question…

Okay, GirlFriends, the $64,000 question is..."when should I BSE?"  (I know, I know.. hasn't inflation changed that dollar figure?  Humor me on that point, won't you, GF?!) My mantra is that you should know what your breasts feel like before your period, during your period, after your period; after you drink a pot of coffee, after you eat a hot fudge sundae; after you gain five pounds or lose ten pounds; when you're pregnant, after your pregnancy; when you're peri-menopausal, menopausal or post-menopausal; during a full moon, a crescent moon and a harvest moon. You need to know what your [...]

By |September 22nd, 2010|My Blog|Comments Off on The $64,000 Question…

I am a 2,129 day survivor…

I attended a fabulous event yesterday to benefit The Get In Touch Foundation and I met a hot-shot oncologist that knocked my socks right off my feet!  (Okay, I was wearing sandals, and technically not actually wearing socks, but you get the point...) She said something powerful that I just can't stop thinking about. She said that she hopes one day there will be no need for a cure, since it is total eradication of breast cancer that she was counting on. Hmm. I hadn't ever really looked at it that way before. Total eradication and elimination.  I like it. [...]

By |September 13th, 2010|My Blog|Comments Off on I am a 2,129 day survivor…

Welcome to Mary Ann’s Blog!

Yep, it's me, Mary Ann Wasil, breast cancer kickin' survivor, health activist and Founder of The Get In Touch Foundation! I hope you'll use this blog to connect with me and with other survivors - girls, gals, even guys looking for support and a little more info about what's happening in the world of breast health. Hope Lives! MA

By |September 13th, 2010|My Blog|Comments Off on Welcome to Mary Ann’s Blog!