Happy New Year dear reader! I don't know about you, but yesterday I felt the magic of a brand new year. It felt like I was given a brand new journal to fill out. A fresh start. My husband says it's a beginning of new cycle -- hence the feeling of a new season. True,… Continue reading Dogs, Fears and New Beginnings
Last week I got to spend a bit of time with another awesome mom who inspires me to bits. For some reason, lately I've really been drawn to mothers like me who have gorgeous little boys. I met ate (big sister) Cecilia and her 8 year old son Julius at the Generics Expo I hosted… Continue reading Little Big Fighter Julius and Mommy Cecilia…
I'VE GOT AWESOME NEWS TO SHARE!!!! Do you guys remember my birthday wish?! Do you guys remember the blogs I wrote about my friend Doni?! If you have no idea what I'm talking about or if you think you read it but would want to check out those blogs again, click here and here. I… Continue reading Awesome news about Doni, a reason to do the happy dance!!!
Facebook statuses are so helpful! That's how everything started for me and what I'm gonna share with you right now. August 24, I saw Paolo Bernaldo's status read: miofightscancer.blogspot.com. I checked out the site as soon as I saw the link for two reasons: 1. it's got the word CANCER (and you all know what… Continue reading Single mom fights her son’s battle against cancer
I'd like to end the week still talking about birthdays! No, no more kidnap stories and no more blogs ending with "find out what happens next, tomorrow!" 🙂 None of that in this post. Today I'd like to honor two beautiful, inspiring women who are dear to me. God has used them to help me… Continue reading Happy Birthday to two inspiring women: Acel Bisa-Van Ommen and Barbie Almalbis-Honasan
Today is my friend Doni's last chemotherapy cycle. It's his sixth. I told Doni when we met up last week that I wanted to be there during his last chemo. When I said I was ready, I meant it. When I said I wanted to be there for him, I was serious about it. :)… Continue reading Update on Doni, his last chemo cycle today!!!
Doni was my debate partner in high school (that was a decade ago!). We were together almost everyday day throughout the tournament season. We’d be excused from class to read newspaper after newspaper and debate over issues, as if our arguments and propositions could actually save the world! I must say, I think our team… Continue reading What I want for my birthday!!! A miracle for my friend, Doni!