IT’S ONLY HAIR

IT’S ONLY HAIR

According to Wikipedia – Hair is one of the defining characteristics of mammals. Our attitudes towards hair is often used to indicate a person’s personal beliefs or social position, such as their age, gender, or religion. Is this why  losing...
SERENDIPITY

SERENDIPITY

Singer/ Songwriter and Thriving Through Cancer Coach MEET! In August, I was driven to find the music behind my story for a silent video I was making to share with Motives Cosmetics ™ cancer awareness campaign.  Motives cosmetics™ is one of the specialty division of...
LETTER TO “SELF”

LETTER TO “SELF”

This letter was written ONE year ago after my second round of chemotherapy. I was bald, yet hopeful. This is my emotional letter to myself while having no idea what my future would bring – especially the part of Motives Cosmetics™ –  I went on to create a silent video...
PINK RIBBONS

PINK RIBBONS

I was recently asked “what inspired me to start “Thrive Through Cancer with Cindy”  I realized after my second bout with breast cancer, so many people had advice but it didn’t always resonate with me, actually many of them did not go through cancer and I got...
CHEMO BRAIN

CHEMO BRAIN

CHEMO BRAIN I have been hearing about Chemo brain ever since I had my own treatments for breast cancer. I didn’t think it pertained to me until lately.  As I try remember events of this past year or even now, I often find myself in a mental fog, and have trouble...
Season of uplift and color

Season of uplift and color

 By: Debra Lynn Alt, 09/28/2016 The house is chilly, got the extra blankets out, and breast cancer awareness month is upon us.  So much going on to mark the season, events to celebrate, honor, inspire, … a season of colorful uplifting energy ….  This week the tribe...