Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House

My husband and I visited anther wonderful place yesterday for a tour and to donate some books and our experience was amazing. This building not only has history, the beauty of the architecture and the way it is preserved was it’s own experience. The building has been added to over the years and now has 45 bedrooms if I am …

Keep Positive

On face book today I was reading about someone asking, “how do you stay focused when so much of life gets in the way? Work, kids, things going wrong on a day to day basis, just keeping your head on straight when you struggle to get through it.” There were lots of answers and after I read all of them …

Headed to Philadelphia

I spoke to the folks at the Ronald McDonald House in Philadelphia today and next Tuesday my husband and I are headed up there for a visit to gift books to the guests of the house. We will be taking a tour of the facility and hopefully may meet some of the families staying there that night. This trip is …

Uncontrollable Issues

Last weekend, we lost power, got power, got struck by lightning at our home, lost power, water, and sewage for 48 hours and had to move out of our house for a night. It was turmoil, and very stressful for all of us including our dog and managed to ground me during a very busy weekend. I had an awards …

Have you Read My Book?

My thoughts for today is a question to you all who are reading or have read my story. If you have read my book, your honest opinion on if the story would make a nice lifetime movie? I met a women on FB who is a screenwriter and I am sending her a copy. She is going to read the …

Visiting Ronald McDonald House

Going to Camden to the Ronald McDonald House is a humbling experience. It was wonderful to join all these families for dinner and break bread while hearing some of their stories. I have to tell you that the house itself is beautiful, with rooms large enough to sleep families who need to stay there, and at the same time the …

Ronald McDonald House

Today I am preparing to head up to the Camden Ronald McDonald House which is located across from Cooper Hospital. I am going to deliver some books that sponsors donated to them and also to Cooper Hospital since I am going to be right there. The plan is to meet with the families who are staying at the house while …