The Important Gift: Ideas for Making Memories

Making Memories

Making memories as a familyEvery family makes memories, either intentionally or unintentionally as they move though life together. When someone in the family is diagnosed with cancer, it’s especially important to become intentional in this memory making process.Your life as a family is much like an orchestra.You all have a part to play. As parents, … Read more

Where’s That Mystery I Wrote?

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As part of the Insecure Writer’s Support Group, we write a blog post the first Wednesday of every month on a particular topic. The goal is to encourage and support one another. This month’s question is,  “What was your very first piece of writing as an aspiring writer? Where is it now? Collecting dust or … Read more

How Much Closer

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I’m part of the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. it’s a fun group of writers and bloggers who share how things are going with their writing and encourage one another. You can find out more about these awesome (and sometimes insecure) writers,  HERE.One of the things we do on the 1st Wednesday of each month is … Read more

Facing Cancer as a Friend is now on!

Facing Cancer as a Friend

In case you haven’t heard, Facing Cancer as a Friend: How to Support Someone who has Cancer, is now available in both Kindle and paperback formats!This morning, Dan and I were having coffee and a bagel, on Panera’s patio,  when I overheard a conversation that stopped me dead. I wasn’t trying to be nosy. It’s … Read more