Getting Stronger By Leaning

The following post was featured on Day by Day Hope Foundation’s blog. I am grateful for the opportunity to continue to share my story with others! When I was seven years old, I was diagnosed with cancer, and spent my childhood in treatment and recovering from surgeries.  Now, fortunately, as a healthy adult, I am able to work with families …

New York Times

I was recently interviewed for an article piece in The New York Times, and it was very exciting for me! Though the article focused on the ability to process credit and debit cards using mobile readers, they did mention WHY I am processing these payments and that I am indeed a childhood cancer survivor who works as an author, motivational …

A Welcomed Volunteer

I recently went to a conference at CHOP, the Volunteer Leadership Summit, and brought along one of my volunteers for a wonderful experience. William and I spent the day in Philadelphia, along with many other volunteers that help at The Children’s Hospital. Everyone there did something different for the hospital, from just playing with the children to doing things like …

Great Things to Come

I met with a lovely women, Mari, recently along with my husband and I am so excited about the possibility of working together with her! Mari wants to throw a party for 150 oncology patients under 12 years old in Waretown, NJ. She has so many wonderful thoughts, ideas, and plans to put this event together and she stumbled upon …