Our daughers are preparing Thanksgiving Dinner; a perfect time to consider the many reasons to be thankful.
We re-tell our story frequently, moreso on important anniversaries.
One would expect a pool of gifted creative minds working in an industry that’s under significant pressure would be cutthroat-competitive. It turns out that’s not how they roll.
Three years ago today, my wife sent me a text message that challenged everything I knew about this world.
Andrea, Lucy, Bayla and I will be walking as part of the “No Pink For Profit” team in this weekend’s Run for the Cure for Breast Cancer research. You can read more about our opinions about pink-washing by individuals and companies trying to turn Breast Cancer into a brand in an earlier post. As I said in […]
Andrea had her last chemo treatment one year ago, today. Looking at the photos and videos of the treatment process, it’s hard to believe there was a time, not so long ago, when she didn’t have hair. A year later, she’s healthier and more beautiful than she’s ever been. If you have eight and a […]
Bob and I are starting to put our ideas together for PAB2011. Which probably means I’ll be blogging regularly about it as we gear up for the event. Here’s a video of Andrea’s JOLT at last year’s conference. It speaks to the importance of the connections we make through our creative projects, the impact of […]
Andrea and I met at a Christmas party. She was on a date she didn’t want to be on (with someone else) and had brought along her friend Kita to make the evening pass a little more easily. I was there with my best-friend and then-roommate/bandmate, Robert Farrell — the party being hosted by long-ago […]
Calling all creators — anyone who cooks meals, makes quilts, produces videos, paints, writes books, designs spaces, composes music, sculpts, takes pictures, etc… The first ever CreatorCamp, an event that celebrates the creative part of creative pursuits, is taking place in Ottawa in exactly three weeks. CreatorCamp has one organizing principle… sessions MUST be about […]
Andrea and I have officially launched our website WeCanRebuildHer.com with the tagline Better than she was before… better, stronger, happier — A Breast Cancer Journal. We will use the website to document our journey from the perspective of patient and supporter to make Andrea a breast cancer survivor. Our first post is now live. It […]