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cancer

Live-Love-Laugh

September 5, 2015 mhyh 0

Day 5: Live-Love-Laugh Live with Intention, Urgency, Fully. Love with Abandon. Laugh until tears roll down you leg! Simply Stephanie

Amazon Smile and MHYH

September 3, 2015 mhyh 0

Day 3: Designate myHeart, yourHands (MHYH) as your Amazon Smile Charity by going to¬†https://smile.amazon.com/ch/45-3807854 As we continue with our Survivorship: 30 Days of ACTION series, we’d like to invite you to designate MHYH as your Amazon Smile Charity. Here’ …

Survivorship Care Plans

September 2, 2015 mhyh 0

*Day 2: Request a Survivorship Care Plan from your treatment center if you do not already have one. Today is Day 2 of MHYH’s Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and our Survivorship: 30 Days of ACTION series. Today’s post is ALL about survivorship care plans Survivor …

Long Days

April 3, 2014 mhyh 0

“You know it’s been a long day when you’re cooking dinner and 10 minutes into it you realize you forgot to turn on the burner and the oven so absolutely nothing is cooking…” We’ve ALL walked through the door at the end of not just a long tr …

Quiet Heroes

October 2, 2013 mhyh 0

As many of you know I delivered the keynote address at the 9th Annual Tribute to Our Quiet Heroes here in Atlanta last Saturday. Quiet Heroes is a kindred community of moms whose children are facing, have faced, and likely, some who will face cancer in the future. I’d l …

Life Is a Highway

September 7, 2013 mhyh 0

Life is a highway or so it seems these last 10 days as I have traveled from GA to PA to OH to GA last weekend, then GA to OH again on Thursday to be with MHYH’s cofounder, Judy Bode, and her sweet, sweet family as Judy received her heart-gifted-to-her on Thursday, 9/5 a …

Kindred Comfort

August 28, 2013 mhyh 0

Where there is kindred, there is comfort. Two individuals: alike, yet distinct in this moment. Two lives: threatened, in youth; restored, with consequence. Two hearts: broken, beyond repair; stitched together, no fear of rejection. Yet, One longs to embrace a new heart while …

Her Heart Beat Goes On…

March 19, 2013 mhyh 0

I have two questions that I struggle to answer within myself: 1) how personally transparent can I be as the president of myHeart, yourHands who represents our organization to the public on a daily basis? AND 2) how can I honor my donor, yet respect the tender, broken hearts o …

Perspective, a father’s: what is she thinking?

July 5, 2012 mhyh 0

Parents of children diagnosed with cancer, really loved ones of anyone facing cancer, face daily challenges in terms of how much to say, what not to say or when to say it along with the endless wondering about what their child, their loved one is ACTUALLY thinking. Both my pe …