The Monthly Blog

Welcome everyone to the monthly blog!

5/2014 Time, or lack thereof . . .

Where has all of the time gone? I know that time doesn’t literally go by faster when we age, but I can’t believe how much my perception of time quickly passing is. It seems like the school year just started … Continue reading

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11/2013 I’m thankful for…

Where did November go? I had every intention of devoting this month’s blog to what I am most thankful for, and now it’s Dec. 1. Here it goes anyways: 1. God – whose presence in my life is a constant … Continue reading

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10/2013 Nothing Says Love Like . . .

LOVE… It’s a word that gets tossed around a lot. At home, “I love you” is often said between spouses or parents and their children; at gatherings between family members or friends; at school between friends or boyfriends/girlfriends; or wherever … Continue reading

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9/2013 Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, I’d like to introduce you to a wonderful teenager – her name is Amber and she has cancer . . . Amber is a 15 year old Trenton High Student who was diagnosed … Continue reading

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8/2013 Cancer and Michigan . . .

In the July-August 2013 of DBusiness, Norm Sinclair wrote an article titled “Cancer Hot Spots”. He stated that “geographical cancer data … indicates that decades of industrial abuse of the environment has contributed to high rates of cancer across Michigan … Continue reading

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7/2013 Support from Verox Connect

“What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal.” -Albert Pine Recently, we were approached by a company by the name of Verox Connect. They are a new recycling … Continue reading

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6/2013 June is Survivor Month

“You can be a victim of cancer, or a survivor of cancer. It’s a mindset.” – Dave Pelzer With June being National Survivor Month, I can’t help but reflect how “surviving” cancer has impacted me, my daughter, our family, and … Continue reading

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4/2013 Courtney Fritzler’s Senior Project

I am only one, but I am one.  I cannot do everything, but I can do something.  And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do.  ~Edward Everett Hale Courtney Fritzler, a senior at … Continue reading

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3/2013 Team Destination Imagination

Children are one third of our population and all of our future. ~Select Panel for the Promotion of Child Health, 1981 As a parent, I often wonder what is in store for my teenage children and future grandchildren. Will they … Continue reading

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2/2013 Random Acts of Kindness

That best portion of a good man’s life; His little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love. William Wordsworth (1770-1850) Poet One of my strongest memories from when my daughter was sick with cancer was not of the trauma, it … Continue reading

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