I grew up laughing, joking, and giggling on most days with my parents. Life was good. Fast forward 32 years later …. Every morning I wake up, fix the cup of coffee, pour in the cream, and add the sugar. This is about the extent I care to “adult” now a day. You see, I didn’t realize how badly I…

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Three best friends, a full tank, Fleetwood Mac on the play list, Monastery bound, and rainy summer day setting behind us. That is exactly how this little trip to CTCA began. However, the trip left us seeing more cancer on the CT scan and coming back for more chemo infusions. BUT. It’s going to be ok. I feel a huge…

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Here is a DIY to teach and explain cancer to a child. What you will need: 1 white table-cloth Markers Play Dough I started by tracing his body on a table cloth. He really enjoyed this. He kept saying, “mom don’t mark on me, and then ended it by saying, “wow look how huge my hands are”. – sorry I’m…

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My mom and I recently took Mother’s Day pictures at one of our local garden centers. It was a great surprise to her, when I told her what we were doing and she immediately thought about matching outfits. She went with a flowy dress and I went with a classic midi skirt. Though it is matching material, I think the combination made…

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    Source: A Mother’s Day Letter to My Late Mom As I’m writing this Mothers Days blog post about my mother and I, and our journey through cancer, an email popped up from a blog I follow. I could not help but tap on the link and began to read. My prayer for today is, for people who come…

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