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Support Lisa’s 2019 3-Day walks and win cool stuff
Enter to win one of these awesome items! Entries are $5 each and can be paid for via Venmo, PayPal, or cash. Contact me for payment details (and to let me know which items you’re interested in). Drawing will be held in Seattle on August 30 at 7pm PDT, and you do not need to be […]
Let the 2019 Komen 3-Day series begin!
The Michigan walk is one week from today. I’m still energized from my 2018 7-city experience, and I can’t wait to get started on the first of five events I’m participating in this year. This update is a bit long, but I hope you’ll grab a cup of coffee and continue reading. First off, if […]
2018 Michigan 3-Day: Off to a Great Start!
My first of seven Komen 3-Day walks is done! The Michigan 3-Day was everything I could have hoped for and more. I met amazing, compassionate people. I endured ridiculous heat, and was grateful for the supporters who offered ice water, pickles, otter pops, and encouragement to walkers. I also had a lot of fun. More Than […]
Julie Hillers: A Life Lived with Purpose
My friend Julie was diagnosed with stage IV, or metastatic, breast cancer 12 years ago, just after she turned 40 and before her first mammogram. She went through a successful series of treatments that included multiple surgeries and chemotherapy and, in her words, had been getting along quite peacefully with her cancer. She was regularly […]