Electrolux Text-a-Thon for Ovarian Cancer

Many years ago (over 15 years), my aunt was diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer.  It's a time I'll never forget.  Due to the tumor she had, she literally looked 9 months pregnant.  I now know way more about cancer than I ever wanted to know.  She went through various treatment but fought it for many years and many remissions and ...continue reading

Breast Cancer 3 Day Walk – Help Angela Out!

Last year, my friend Angela walked in  her first Breast Cancer 3 Day walk in Cleveland (60 miles in three days) with her mom who is a breast cancer survivor. They raised nearly $6,000 last year for breast cancer research and treatment. In order to participate this year, she has to raise a minimum of $2300.Her good friend Margey of ...continue reading

I’m having surgery and other ramblings

(Disclosure:  Womanly things discussed.  Read at your own will).Let me start off by stating that I haven't slept all night.  Will decided that he didn't want to sleep, and somebody had to get up with him.  So I'm tired and crabby from that alone.Will's 2nd birthday party is tomorrow, so I am stressed about that.  My family is coming in today (need to ...continue reading

Make A Difference with BeeWell Miles

Another great cause I have to let you all know about is from Bumble Bee Foods. From 4/1/09 - 10/31/09, Bumble Bee Foods will donate 15 cents for every mile you log over at BeeWellMiles.com (up to $200,000) to Breast Cancer Network of Strength. This is a charity that provides emotional support to women with breast cancer. It is super easy too -- all you ...continue reading