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Vegan Beginnings | True Confessions of an Uneager Vegan

Vegan Beginnings | True Confessions of an Uneager Vegan

Call me the Uneager Vegan. This morning I sat down to a breakfast that was nearly unrecognizable…well, for a breakfast. It looked more like a snack than a meal. I ate half an orange bell pepper and five thick slices of zucchini. I dipped my […]

MORE WHIPLASH & THE NEW CHEMO PLAN

MORE WHIPLASH & THE NEW CHEMO PLAN

Remember that time I wrote a blog post about how well Tiffani was doing on chemo and how encouraged we were by the intense improvements we could see? Well, karma decided we were in a really good place. Somebody told somebody else it was time […]

Whiplash: Brig’s Official Chemo Reactions

Whiplash: Brig’s Official Chemo Reactions

After two full months of chemo, I can officially say I did not expect to have this experience. And I’m not even the one enduring treatment. Let’s look back. Within the first year of our marriage, I learned that Tiffani enjoyed sleep beyond levels I […]

Aren’t Vegans Crazy?

Aren’t Vegans Crazy?

Having cancer makes you want to learn about cancer suddenly. This sudden need to research opens up a huge can of worms! There is so much information, or half-information, out there. What causes cancer? Genetics? Environment? Diet? Other lifestyle choices? What cures cancer? Food? Drugs? […]

Am I Faking It?

Am I Faking It?

(I wrote this a month ago. A MONTH AGO. What happened to the last 4 weeks?) This is not clickbait, I swear! I really had this thought the first round of chemo. I had my first chemo treatment on April 24th. It was different than […]

Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and Me

Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and Me

So, weird news. I have cancer. But, it’s a good kind of cancer, or at least, it’s a curable cancer. I take an immense amount of comfort in this fact, so no freaking out! You hear me? Because I’m not. I have Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. I […]

Cupcakes and the Fall

Cupcakes and the Fall

We just arrived in Waco, TX. I have been thrilled to get here! Though I enjoyed all of the variety of Dallas, I was excited to get down to the small town feel. I missed that! I feel like these last few days have been […]

​My Cold Cereal Speed Complex

​My Cold Cereal Speed Complex

Is cold cereal is the childhood foundation of America’s obsession with speed? Go with me on this one. This occurred to me this morning, as I was trying to split my time between eating my cereal before it got soggy and trying to complete the […]

Brig’s InBody Results and 1 Month Update

Brig’s InBody Results and 1 Month Update

My wellness journey has reached a new level. I decided to take the science more seriously than ever before. That is where the InBody system comes in. I will briefly explain the system before I reveal the results. If you already understand how InBody works, […]

Stress Kills Creativity & How You Can Fix It

Stress Kills Creativity & How You Can Fix It

I am smack in the middle of my last semester. The stress of tests and final projects are bogging me down and my creativity isn’t doing it’s job.   Because this represents the 800th incarnation of this recurring nightmare, I have been able to evaluate [...]