8 Best Lessons I learned in Life From Cancer

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  Valuable Life Lessons I Learned From a Cancer Diagnosis I’m celebrating a remarkable milestone this August—10 years of being cancer-free. Once upon a time, 10 years seemed like a distant goal for me. During my most pessimistic phase, I didn’t think I’d even make it past 3 years, let alone 10. And now here … Read more

Finding True Happiness: Lessons, Reflections, and Tips on How to Be Truly Happy

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  2 Lessons I learned About True Happiness (Plus Tips to Help You Cultivate Happiness in Life) You hear the word “happiness” all the time—on TV, in books, and on social media. It seems like this valuable and yet elusive treasure everyone’s looking for, but only a few are lucky enough to find. I’m no … Read more

10 Inspiring Books That Changed My Life in Unexpected Ways

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  Best Inspiring Books to Read The first books I remember reading were Grimms’ Fairy Tales. They came in a set of two or three books⁠—I can’t remember exactly⁠—stacked and bound together with a white ribbon. They were the nicest books I’d seen up till then—with thick, textured hardcovers that were this deep, tantalizing green, … Read more

7 Remarkable Things My Mother Taught Me About Life (Free Download)

  What My Mother Taught Me About Life (FREE Bonus: 50 Best Quotes That Celebrate Mothers)   Do you take your mom’s advice? Me? Not all the time. I love my mom dearly but I’m beyond relieved I didn’t become an accountant, a doctor, or a pharmacist like she wanted me to. Given my terrible … Read more

9 Years After Bone Marrow Transplant — My Cancer Survival Story Part 2

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This is a continuation of my previous blog post. Read the first part of my cancer survival story here.   60%. I had a 60% chance of being cured with just chemotherapy alone. In terms of cancer prognosis, 60% is definitely something to write home about. It’s worthy of a fist-pump, a high-five, a “woo-hoo!”. … Read more