Welcome to Life Reconstructed.

My name is Kim, and I was diagnosed with breast cancer one month to the day after my 40th birthday. I underwent a bilateral mastectomy and a five month reconstruction process during which I was forced to make crazy decisions about my body that should be reserved for Twilight Zone episodes. (Maybe you can relate.)

Whether you are a previvor, a survivor or currently in the midst of treatment, my desire is to encourage you through the challenges of losing your breasts in one or more of the following ways:

Click on the pillows to find a pillow request form.
By clicking on the typewriter above and subscribing to my newsletter, you will receive links to mastectomy and breast reconstruction info, book giveaways, and other fun stuff, as I work on completing my book tentatively titled Life Reconstructed: A Girlfriend’s Guide to Mastectomies and Breast Reconstruction -Familius Publishing.
Click on the dots above to find resources for the breast reconstruction journey.
Click to familiarize yourself with basic breast reconstruction lingo.
Click on the Star Gazers to find my blog. Filtered through the lens of my faith, you will find encouragement, humor, advice and some personal stories as I live my Life Reconstructed  with my handsome hubby and three awesome man-children.