In addition to countless friends and loved ones who stood by me and helped me in so many ways, there were so many amazing new people and places who I found through this journey! These are just a few of my favorites:
LOCAL (BALTIMORE) CANCER SUPPORT FAVORITES:
HopeWell Cancer Support : Free yoga, meditation, qi gong and more for cancer patients, survivors and caretakers.
The Ulman Fund for Young Adults : Provide nurse navigators who are so helpful! Thanks Sharon!
Wigs & Hair Solutions : They made a "hairlo" out of my real hair! Amazing! Thanks Bonnie!
Catastrophic Health Planners : Lou is not only incredibly inspiring, as a survivor himself, but his non-profit helps anyone hit with terrible health news navigate everything from resources, to financials to legal documents.
ADDITIONAL LOCAL RESOURCES I UTILIZED DURING TREATMENT:
Natural Vibrant Health : Kendall is fantastic and guided my diet and nutrition.
Greenspring Colon Hydrotherapy : Essential during chemo. Thanks Andrea!
Plant Bar / Zia's : Daniela Troia's fantastic Raw, Vegan foods and fantastic fresh juices.
Satori Wellness Center: Balancing and supportive acupuncture. Thanks Kathy!
Mary Spinoso : Incredible massage therapist and wellness coach
First Descents : Non-profit organization that takes adult cancer survivors on week long outdoor adventures. I went surfing in Santa Cruz! Amazing organization!
Cleaning for a Reason : They work with local cleaning services to arrange free house cleaning during treatment. I totally lucked out and got matched with the amazing people from Cornerstone Cleaning. Thanks Beth!
Hats, Scarves and More : Best hats I found. And so sweet! They sent me a personal note and wrapped everything in ribbon!
Imerman Angels One-on-One Cancer Support : Provide free, personalized connections that enable one-on-one support among cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers.
Stupid Cancer : young adult focused charity dedicated to making cancer suck less, also host of CancerCon!
INSPIRATION for HEALING MIND, BODY & SPIRIT:
Crazy Sexy Cancer Tips, Kris Carr : My guide map
You Can Heal Your Life, Louise Hay : A classic
A Course In Miracles, Foundation for Inner Peace : A game changer