Entries by Lara MacGregor

Live a life well loved.

Writing usually brings me immense joy, but the past couple months – I found it hard to sit down and just do it.  I think that’s because I put the idea of “writing a book” into the universe and suddenly writing became intimidating.  (Isn’t it crazy how that happens?) I look at it as I […]

outrunning cancer – oh yes we did.

There are moments in an organizations year when it truly lives out its mission.  Outrunning Cancer is one of those weekends for Hope Scarves. This effort grew from my own personal love of running and wellness.  The idea of gathering people together to take on a marathon while also raising money and awareness for Hope […]

Outrunning Cancer

I’ve come to refer to our life as a rollercoaster. Because we live such drastic ups and downs determined to have fun and laugh along the way.  A quick recap: December 2018 Fluid suspected in CT scan around my lungs – couldn’t be found when attempted to drain it… a miraculous holiday followed filled with […]

A breath without cancer…

In the latest twist and turn on the MBC roller coaster, the fluid drained from my lung came back with NO SIGN OF CANCER.  (that’s right, no sign of cancer). I shared an emotional update on social media the afternoon we received this information.  And again, the next day I reflected on my feelings at […]

hope is true.

As many of you know, my cancer ride has been particularly bumpy these past couple months. In October I experienced progression in my hip – which we treated with radiation.  Then, in December a scan showed progression in the lining of my lung.  But when we went in to draw out a diagnostic sample of […]