Tag Archives: cancer

Lending a Loving Hand

When I found out that one of my “other moms” had advanced cancer, I visited with her regularly at her home where her partner and a former partner were lovingly tending to her.   I decided that I needed to stay to … Continue reading

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A Gift of Kindness From a Mother

A woman was told after a long battle with cancer that she was soon going to die.  Her discomfort had been progressing and her body was significantly slowing down.  She was very involved with integrative treatments including meditation and Therapeutic … Continue reading

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Children, Games & Kindness!

This will be the third year that my husband and I participated in a charity event called Extra Life. Extra Life is a 24-hour gaming marathon that raises money for children’s hospitals that are part of the Children’s Miracle Network. … Continue reading

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Pink Heals Gives Sequins (of kindness) To Women

The Pink Heals Foundation is  a wonderful non-profit organization founded by a young woman shortly after her experience with cancer treatments and recovery. Thank you Lisa!  Twitter: @PinkHeals Website Excerpt ~ Pink Heals: For women in their twenties, thirties and … Continue reading

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The Kindness of Hospital Staff

My position in Hematology/Oncology allows me to observe the kindness of nurses, medical and administrative staff given to patients daily.  It’s a perfect blend of professionalism and compassion delivered with a kind smile.  There’s an understanding that the patient may … Continue reading

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Tanner’s Totes passing A Sequin Of Kindness

Tanner’s Totes, Inc., a non-profit organization, helps lessen the sadness of long term hospital stays by providing cheer to preteen and teen patients.  The totes are filled with fun items to help pass the time and bring a little joy … Continue reading

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Cancer Survivor Passes Sequins

While a Grandmother was eating at a restaurant in Chelmsford, Massachusetts with her daughter and five grandchildren, a woman approached the table and asked if they were all related.  They said they were and the woman asked the Mom if … Continue reading

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KIND Healthy Snacks gives Sequins

This month KIND is inviting people to send a thoughtful note or email to a woman who has impacted their life. If-and-only-if enough people pledge to complete this act of kindness at www.kindmovement.com, KIND will partner with National Breast Cancer Foundation to hand deliver care … Continue reading

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