Search Results for: breast cancer

Happy Weekend, 1.13.17

TGIF, friends! Do you have plans for the long weekend? My husband and kids are going skiing, while I attend the bat mitzvah of a friend’s daughter. A bat mitzvah, for those who aren’t familiar, is a religious initiation ceremony for a Jewish girl ...Read More

Taking a Sabbatical

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Workbar at Staples. Thank you for supporting the brands that partner with Red Shutters. When I was a teenager, I worked for one summer in an ice cream shop. I scooped ice cream into cones, perfected the soft ...Read More

Unexpected News

  Two months ago, three days before Christmas, on a rainy, chilly morning as I sat in the school drop-off lane with my kids in the backseat, my doctor called to tell me that I had breast cancer. By the time she called, I ...Read More