A Mother’s Day wish

To my Mom, my friend- My wish for you: I wish you enough sun to keep your attitude bright. I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more. I wish you enough happiness to keep your spirit alive. I wish you enough pain so that the smallest joys in life appear much bigger. I…

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A Mother’s Love

As the weekend comes to a close I wanted to reflect on the young lady we were celebrating. Our beautiful daughter Mackenzie, who turned fourteen on Friday. While I’m still in shock that she can be fourteen while I hold tight at 25, I digress. This weekend I was able to not only enjoy and…

Magic 106.7 Interview with Sue Tabb

I am honored to have been interviewed for the Exceptional Women segment on Magic 106.7 with Sue Tabb.  Sue is a fellow Breast Cancer warrior and it was amazing to sit and discuss living each day to its fullest, good or bad, and how CAN-cer will never define me. Click here to access the interview

Dear Mom, Woman’s Day Article

Recently Mackenzie wrote a letter to Fabianna. The letter was chronicled in Woman’s Day Magazine.  Take a look at the brave children who wrote about their mother’s who are battling cancer. Dear Mom, woman’s Day article  

Parenthood is the scariest Hood.

“You are the beat of my heart, the pulse in my veins, and the energy in my soul. You are my daughter.” unknown I have been in bed for the past 3 days with this flu that is going around. I have lost my voice and been doing nebulizer treatments every 3 hours to make…

The Unsaid Words

Its been a week since the diagnosis that my cancer is spreading. It’s been very quiet around here. Everyone stepping around on eggs shells because no one wants to bring up the elephant in the room. So we have all dealt in different ways. I’ve become an introvert and in my head 24-7. I take…

Fighting in Silence

“It’s hard to explain to someone who has no idea. Feeling pain and sickness on the inside while looking fine on the outside.” Here is a shout out to all the people that suffer in silence and fear of the illness that strips your inner body of health but doesn’t show on the outside. For…

Cancer and Mommy-Guilt

“Being a mother is learning about strengths you didn’t know you had and dealing with fears you didn’t know existed.” Linda Wooten I look at Mackenzie and love the fact that she has my eyes, my love for the arts and all things Michael Jackson. I also look at Mackenzie in fear that she has…