Monthly Archives: March 2010

Going Viral…

Well… I’ve been running all around town today leaving little notecards with the blog address and fundraising info in strategic places. I know that’s not likely to pick up much traffic but I figure the more awareness I can build … Continue reading

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Almsgiving and Spreading the Message…

The traditional elements of Lenten observance are prayer, fasting and almsgiving. My particular Lenten journey is not exactly traditional, but I do believe it still fits this definition. In place of prayer, my observances has been more about introspection. I … Continue reading

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Wow.

I am so excited. I haven’t even started the fundraising officially yet and I have already raised more than $150. The generosity of some people is astonishing. Thank you to those who have donated and watch out to those who … Continue reading

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And so it begins…

I am thrilled to announce that the fundraising element of this Lenten journey has come together. I won’t start actively hitting you up for money for a few days, but if you want to get a jump on it you … Continue reading

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Twelve Little Rocks…

There is a reason we keep souvenirs. We keep little nicknacks or pictures to remind us of happy times. They are tangible reminders of a moment we want to remember… but the happiness in our lives doesn’t have to be … Continue reading

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A Gratitude Break…

I’ve been avoiding posting for the last few days. It is partly because I’ve been parenting solo longer than expected and have been too busy. It is partly because I have reached the stage where I want to broach the … Continue reading

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Adventures in Stupidity

This is one of those days where us crazy mom bloggers wonder if it’s worth exposing our stupidity on the internet just to make a point… I guess I’ll make that decision when I have to click the publish button. … Continue reading

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Sugar Bush Epiphany

I had planned to post every day during my Lenten cancer journey but this week I decided to cut myself some slack. I have been parenting solo this week and took all three kids to visit my mom. In light … Continue reading

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Giving Up Cancer for Lent: Finding Peace in Gratitude

At times, the spectre of cancer seems overwhelming… but I do believe there is a way to find peace within it. For too long I have been losing my own battle with cancer… not in the physical sense but in … Continue reading

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Giving Up Cancer for Lent, Week Four: Learning to Live in the Moment

So… we’re into week four of my Lenten journey. Giving up cancer for Lent is confusing at best. It has, however, made me more aware of the choices I make. It still doesn’t mean I always make the right ones… … Continue reading

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