Sharing Childhood Cancer Facts for the next month 8/31/22

This isn’t something you think about when your child gets sick with cancer, but it is so heartbreaking. It was difficult hearing Robbie’s plans for the future, knowing it wasn’t going to happen. He really wanted to accept the Google job, but he was too sick. He also talked about wanting to have children someday….

A Poem for Anyone Grieving 8/20/22

I am sharing someone else’s poem today because it is very true of anyone grieving. There is this never ending grief going on in the background of my life, which doesn’t mean I am not living and working, but it does impact every area of my life as I carry Robbie in my heart everywhere…

Helping a Friend 8/10/22

I am trying to help the boy we met from China that has osteosarcoma sign up for high school. I made multiple calls, and I still have more calls to make. I had no idea how hard it would be to explain the child’s situation and not start crying. He is such a sweet boy,…

August 2022

A picture of Robbie waiting for his appointments at MD Anderson 4 years ago. Our last August together. He was starting to have difficulty breathing due to all the tumors and fluid in his lungs. I also started teaching in Texas in August 2018. Something I wouldn’t have done if I knew he would be…