About Allie Garcia

Hi there! I'm Allie, the Programs & Volunteer Manager here at BCCA. Outside of work, I'm a mom to my wild child, Cami & my fur baby Rocket. I'm also an aspiring Pinterest chef, dedicated watcher of The Office, and makeup junkie.
3 07, 2019

Eating Healthy on a Budget

By |2019-07-02T14:08:37-05:00July 3rd, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Eating Healthy on a Budget

Eating Healthy on a Budget... Let’s talk healthy eating. Many of us associate health eating with having to drop $100+ at the grocery store on ridiculously priced items that last us a week at best. Which is why 9 times out of 10 we opt to turn down the frozen food aisle and [...]

19 06, 2019

Makeup Products That Survive the Summer Heat

By |2019-06-19T10:12:00-05:00June 19th, 2019|Style|Comments Off on Makeup Products That Survive the Summer Heat

Makeup Products That Survive the Summer Heat... Summer is full of wonderful things. Beach days, countless hours by the pool, family cookouts, the cutest summer dresses and so much more — but melting makeup, smudged eyeliner, and sticky lipsticks are among the not so wonderful things of summer. So what are some makeup [...]

12 06, 2019

Staying Healthy After Cancer

By |2019-06-12T09:10:22-05:00June 12th, 2019|Wellness|Comments Off on Staying Healthy After Cancer

Staying Healthy After Cancer... A breast cancer diagnosis and treatment is a frightening fight. Even after you’ve made it past a multitude of hurdles and hardships, it can be difficult to learn how to lead a post-cancer life. There is so much information out there about leading a healthy lifestyle after cancer that [...]

29 05, 2019

Top Lashes for Breast Cancer Patients

By |2019-05-29T10:27:03-05:00May 29th, 2019|Style|Comments Off on Top Lashes for Breast Cancer Patients

Top Lashes for Breast Cancer Patients... Many patients undergoing treatment for breast cancer lose not only their hair but, their eyelashes as well. For many women, this can be a devastating side effect of cancer treatment. Making them feel a loss of femininity and confidence. For most patients though, eyelash loss is only [...]

17 05, 2019

Staple Pieces to Feel Beautiful During Breast Cancer

By |2019-05-16T14:36:09-05:00May 17th, 2019|Style|Comments Off on Staple Pieces to Feel Beautiful During Breast Cancer

Staple Pieces to Feel Beautiful During Breast Cancer... Undergoing treatment can take a hard toll on you. The changes you undergo can leave you feeling like a stranger in your own body. I don’t look or feel like myself, I don’t feel pretty, cancer ruined my confidence, I lost my femininity – these [...]

26 04, 2019

Foods to Eat During Cancer Treatment

By |2019-04-23T14:14:51-05:00April 26th, 2019|Recipes|Comments Off on Foods to Eat During Cancer Treatment

Top Foods to Eat During Cancer Treatment... There are many factors of a breast cancer diagnosis that you can't control. Age, gender, family history, genetics, these are all factors out of one’s control. However, there are factors that we can control and preventative measures we can take to reduce our risk of a [...]

10 04, 2019

Skin Care Routines for Post Treatment

By |2019-04-09T16:23:47-05:00April 10th, 2019|Style|Comments Off on Skin Care Routines for Post Treatment

Skin Care Routines for Post Treatment... Undergoing treatment for breast cancer causes an array of changes that happen within your body. There are so many things to think about when being diagnosed with cancer. Skin-care can seem like one of the least important things to consider. However, it’s likely that your doctors will ask [...]

5 04, 2019

Supporting Someone With Breast Cancer

By |2019-04-04T13:57:36-05:00April 5th, 2019|Inspiration|Comments Off on Supporting Someone With Breast Cancer

Supporting A Loved One With Breast Cancer... You never think it’s going to be you. Your wife, husband, mother, father, sister, cousin or best friend never thought they’d get hit with the big “C” word. We know breast cancer is real, we know there are women and men living with it every day, [...]

29 03, 2019

Massage Therapy Benefits for Breast Cancer Patients

By |2019-03-29T09:15:25-05:00March 29th, 2019|Wellness|1 Comment

Massage Therapy Benefits for Breast Cancer Patients... One of the biggest things we here at iGoPink, is that we focus on educating and talking about is health and wellness – mentally, physically and emotionally. One way to touch on all 3 aspects of wellness is massage therapy. Massage and touch at any stage [...]

22 03, 2019

Daily Health Benefits of Drinking Water

By |2019-03-21T16:56:36-05:00March 22nd, 2019|Wellness|Comments Off on Daily Health Benefits of Drinking Water

Daily Health Benefits of Drinking Plenty of Water... We learned at an early age that up to 60% of the human body is made up of water. We all know that water consumption is extremely important but keeping up with how much water you should be drinking can at times feel difficult.  In [...]