It’s treatment day so that means more Love Jars are being dropped off at the treatment center! This time we included a sweet treat in honor of nurses day for all of the incredible nurses that take care of me regularly too! Happy Friday, friends!
Although time consuming to make, I just LOVE seeing another bunch of Love Jars ready to go! These gave me something to focus on this week while I anxiously awaited the phone call to begin radiation. The plan is to start Monday or Tuesday of next week but I’ll know for sure tomorrow as they … Continue reading More love jars ready!
Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending the Compassionate Hands and Hearts Outreach event. I was blessed to be a recipient of this organization last year. Each month, this organization supports local women (and men) who are battling breast cancer. The recipients are provided a financial gift to help with their journey along with a … Continue reading The Love Jars Outreach
They are complete! Although simple in their design, I hope that they will have a positive impact on the lives of those who take them. Joe & I were not alone in this creation -they are made by Team Red Phoenix! The jars and fabric were both donated and my amazingly artistic friend painted the … Continue reading The Love Jar Project
Today was better than yesterday. Not great but better. And for that, I am grateful. My big sister visited this weekend. She helped around the house, caught us up on our laundry, helped me organize my life and snuggled my little man. All of these things were so wonderful. I can’t thank her enough for … Continue reading The Love Jar
I’ve been keeping an eye on the price of mason jars since I last worked on the Love Jar Project. I was a little worried for a bit because the cost of mason jars went up for a while (holidays, maybe?) and then there was a mishap where the 2 dozen that I ordered online … Continue reading More love…jars!
It’s been a rough week for Central Florida. There has been a lot of heartache and too much tragedy. Through these challenging times, the community is coming together in the most incredible ways to spread love and overcome the horrific events that have occurred. Spreading love needs to become a regular thing in our day … Continue reading Spread the love
Dropping off a dozen Love Jars on this treatment Friday! Bringing a little piece of my heart to each treatment helps make the day a little easier. 💗💗💗
Every year for the week of Valentine’s Day, Jacob’s school has a Heart Art Sale. All the kids in school create a special piece of artwork (thanks to the amazing teachers!) and the art goes for sale to the parents for $5 each. As part of this sale, the kids learn about what philanthropy means … Continue reading “I will bring you butterflies”
Returning from vacation is never easy – it’s like you need a vacation to recover from vacation! 😉 I have updates to share but instead I want to focus on saying thank you. This weekend, we returned from our cruise to an empty fridge. Of course this is expected, I certainly don’t want to waste … Continue reading Sweet gifts