Lifestyle support for young adult cancer and long term illness

patients, survivors, and caregivers

Welcome to Lacuna Loft!  Thank you so much for stopping by! Here at Lacuna Loft, we strive to provide you with resources and ideas on managing your life as a young adult in crisis. Whether you have cancer, a longterm illness, or are a caregiver for someone, we want to help empower you to live a vibrant life no matter what obstacles are in your day-to-day life. YOU ARE WELCOME HERE! Learning to deal with a lifestyle that needs to be slower than your typical young adult bustling day-to-day isn’t always easy and Lacuna Loft wants to help.

We are so glad that you stopped by!

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    Favorite products, gluten-free edition

    Going gluten-free means cutting a lot of foods out of my diet (goodbye, croissants!), but there are some things I’d rather...

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    A Love Affair With Sewing

    About a year ago, I talked my dad into buying me a sewing machine as a late birthday present....

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    How To Host A Party…With Very Little Work

    Being a young adult cancer survivor or being a young adult dealing with a long term illness can really...

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    Cancer Is Getting Younger

    I was diagnosed with stage 3 melanoma at the age of 25.  Perhaps needless to say, I was completely...

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    Have A Primo Weekend!

    FRIDAY!  What have you been up to?  Any fun things scheduled for the weekend?  I.Am.Sewing.All.Weekend  Any other sewers out...

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    Whisper Words

    Very recently I discovered that, to many people, cancer is one of life’s whisper words. I was telling a...

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    Automating Daily Tasks

    You know how when you are exhausted, nauseous, and headachy, all you want to do is make an emergency...

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    Harsh Realities

    Last spring my husband and I went on a week long trip to Paris for a conference he was...

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    Back To School

    My own “back to work” outfits, 2010-2013 I’ve always had a job that follows the ‘academic’ calendar, so when...

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    Have A Peachy Weekend!

    The weekend is almost here!  Time to enjoy some weekend links!  I just got back from a great trip...

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    Why And How To Start Journaling

    “Journal writing is a voyage to the interior.” -Christina Baldwin Journaling is a mysterious hobby. I’ve been keeping a...

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    We now have 12 voices on Lacuna Loft! Let’s hear from you!

    We have had the pleasure, since our launch on March 3rd (2014) to hear from 12 different voices, including...

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