Category Archives: lent

Giving Up Cancer for Lent: What’s on my face?

Okay… so I have been falling a little behind. Yesterday was supposed to be the start of week four but I had a few more things about lifestyle/environment I wanted to research so week four will have to wait until … Continue reading

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Giving Up Cancer for Lent: Plastics

There are certain things in a marriage that are best left alone… certain things the two parties just do not agree on. One of those things in our household is plastics in the microwave. I know it is easier to … Continue reading

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Giving Up Cancer for Lent: On the right track…

Today I decided to investigate the medical side of this journey. I saw my family doctor this morning and I learned one very important thing. I am apparently on the right track. It was nice to hear. You can’t measure … Continue reading

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Is green grass really worth it?

I think I am over the ‘I want Daddy’ thing already. As I write this, Little Dude is standing at the top of the stairs, nearly an hour after I put him to bed, calling out ‘I want Daddy.’ I’m … Continue reading

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Week Three: Cancer free products

I fear I am about to descend into a rant. For that, I apologize. This a start of another new Lenten week here at (Mis)Adventures. That means a whole new area of my life to examine and revamp. This week … Continue reading

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Physical Activity Week Round Up…

I left the blogging a little late tonight. I’ve been distracting myself playing games on my computer rather than doing anything meaningful. That said, enjoying a little alone time when there are no children to make demands on me is … Continue reading

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Tired of the pain of cancer…

I got a stark reminder today of the reason why I gave up cancer for Lent. It causes too much pain and too much grief. I got news this morning a friend just found out both her parents have cancer. … Continue reading

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Active Living… or not.

Here’s a sobering figure… the World Health Organization says at least 60% of the world’s population does not meet the minimum recommendation for physical activity. Considering that recommendation is only 30 minutes of moderate activity a day, that’s pretty depressing. … Continue reading

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Easter Bunny Mea Culpa

The Easter Bunny is getting into the act now. He grudgingly admits he has not set the best example for healthy living by giving baskets of chocolate and sweets full of high fructose corn syrup. He admits the quantities are … Continue reading

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It Takes a Village…

As a blogger, it is sometimes intimidating to put a personal journey out there for anyone to read. I am, however, discovering the rewards are great. From fabulous tips like this one (how to reduce the carcinogens created by cooking … Continue reading

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