No matter how rotten I feel physically, #flowers always lift my spirits and emotions! They are #TheSilverLining on any given day!

No matter how rotten I feel physically, #flowers always lift my spirits and emotions! They are #TheSilverLining on any given day!

Despite the fact that I look & feel like something (worse!) than what the cat dragged in, #TheSilverLining @UCLAHealth is my outstanding #nurses. After any surgery, (including #hysterectomy) #palliativecare is necessary for pain & symptom management!!

Despite the fact that I look & feel like something (worse!) than what the cat dragged in, #TheSilverLining @UCLAHealth is my outstanding #nurses. After any surgery, (including #hysterectomy) #palliativecare is necessary for pain & symptom management!!

With my amazing #surgeon @UCLAHealth today. Though it has been an exceptionally difficult experience, I have looked for & found Silver Linings!

With my amazing #surgeon @UCLAHealth today. Though it has been an exceptionally difficult experience, I have looked for & found Silver Linings!

Spending the morning @UCLAHealth drinking my gallon of GoLYTELY. I hope that you never have to drink this!!! #TheSilverlining is that the staff is amazing!

Spending the morning @UCLAHealth drinking my gallon of GoLYTELY. I hope that you never have to drink this!!! #TheSilverlining is that the staff is amazing!

Even in my pain management fog, I feel so much #gratitude for my amazing team & Silver Linings for my #surgery @UCLAHealth ! #teamwork #nursesrock

Even in my pain management fog, I feel so much #gratitude for my amazing team & Silver Linings for my #surgery @UCLAHealth ! #teamwork #nursesrock

"Hope always triumphs over experience." Thank you for the #inspiration #AudreyHepburn ! #bigweek #letsdothis

"Hope always triumphs over experience." Thank you for the #inspiration #AudreyHepburn ! #bigweek #letsdothis

"A #lion sleeps in the heart of every brave (wo)man." - Turkish Proverb #preparingfortheweek #surgery #alreadyconstipatedfromdrugsihaven’tyethad #TheSilverLining #earthpix

"A #lion sleeps in the heart of every brave (wo)man." - Turkish Proverb #preparingfortheweek #surgery #alreadyconstipatedfromdrugsihaven’tyethad #TheSilverLining #earthpix

"A (wo)man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it." - George Moore, Irish novelist. Particularly inspired by @CharlotteMossNY !

"A (wo)man travels the world over in search of what he needs and returns home to find it." - George Moore, Irish novelist. Particularly inspired by @CharlotteMossNY !

For the first time EVER I am #meditating (doing the @Oprah @DeepakChopra 21-day program)! It is #lifechanging #inspirational and #TheSilverLining !

For the first time EVER I am #meditating (doing the @Oprah @DeepakChopra 21-day program)! It is #lifechanging #inspirational and #TheSilverLining !

Soaking in all of #TheSilverLining s that this #SantaBarbara #summer has to offer! #beach #California #TGIF

Soaking in all of #TheSilverLining s that this #SantaBarbara #summer has to offer! #beach #California #TGIF