Nine hours of travel time, from my parents door to Newman, maybe ten depending on the holiday rush hours. Pure exhaustion no less! Yet it was through the treatment center Christmas lights that made my moms “good news” more relaxing. With the shadows of the Hope and Faith swans in the darkness of the lights reflecting in the pond water,…

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Nothing could have prepared my family for the reaction that was about to happen inside of us on a Monday afternoon at a 2:30pm appointment. It was 4:00AM the Sunday before and I awoke to: ” Kacie you ready!?” As it took a second for my eyes to adjust to the 600 watt light bulb that was in my face,…

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As part of a caregiver, my aunt put together a really great idea for all those prescriptions, receipts, important documents, phone numbers and meal planning for those times you need to look back on.  So while my mom was on her 2nd round of chemo a few weeks back, my aunt took the time to organize a binder so perfectly…

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Happy Hump Day peeps!! More good news is definitely not the worst way to start a hump day or to end one! I got my mom back from Georgia last night and you may remember me talking about her blood count that has significantly dropped after surgery in the past. Well, wouldn’t you know her count has dropped even more,…

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Every year, 14 million people will begin their cancer journey. 14 MILLION people. And millions more will be by their side to care for them and all of us touched by cancer will need the support and inspiration to find our way on the cancer journey. Every one has a story, millions that we never hear about that are truly heart…

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(wine glass idea)   WOW – I’m so backed up with post that I have been wanting to share, so bare with me as I’m only just beginning. I’m trying to catch up on over-due posts that are starting to build up on me. I have been extremely busy from new job promotion, to remodeling my own personal space at…

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And on Fridays we wear teal .. or is it baby blue or 50 shades of blue?? Oh, who am I kidding, I could wear shades of blue any day of the week. These pictures below are the perfect example of extremely loving and kind-hearted people who make me so happy to call family/coworkers. Even more so that it is…

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