Tasty Tuesday: Yummy Milkshake

Welcome back! Hope you are having a fabulous week.

My life has been filled to the brim with busyness this past week, so I am bringing you a sweet and simple recipe this time: An Awesome Milkshake. That’s right, a milkshake. It’s wonderful for those of you with sore mouths or sore throats, and it can be modified to help you gain some weight! Woo!

Now that we are all excited and collectively craving milkshakes, here’s what you need…

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Warrior Child by Kim Roberts

Okay, you have cancer.  Now, which will you be to those around you – a Warrior or a Child?

Lately I’ve been winning battles
left and right

But even winners can get wounded
in the fight

People say that I’m amazing

Strong beyond my years

But they don’t see inside of me

I’m hiding all the tears

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Tasty Tuesday: Pasta with Tomato Sauce

Welcome to Loving Arms Cancer Outreach’s first edition of Tasty Tuesdays!  We want to provide cancer patients and families options for healthy, delicious meals. For the next couple weeks, we’ll be working our way through Eating Well Through Cancer by Holly Clegg & Gerald Mietello, M.D. It’s a great resource for finding the right foods to eat for the right ailments.

The book walks you through foods to eat the day of Chemotherapy, if you are experiencing low white blood cell count, diarrhea, constipation, sore mouth or throat, if you need to gain some weigh, and what to eat post treatment. There is even a section of suggested meals to bring to a friend experiencing cancer.  It’s got a little bit of something for everyone!

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