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01.25.15

just like that

And just like that, five years of living, loving and learning have been shoveled onto the smoldering rubble of history.  Scarcely seems it could have been that many days ago we were rolling down the freeway en-route to the hospital and rolling down the corridors en-route to the operating room. 344 more words

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The Most Important Habit to Start Today

I stumbled upon a blog this morning. The No Meat Athlete. I want, want, want one of their T-shirts. 264 more words

Organ Donor

Too Long & Too Wrong

The wait for an organ donation in Ontario and in Canada is too long. The fact that it doesn’t have to be like this quite frankly makes us crazy. 93 more words

Lennon Steps

Lennon Steps are similar to baby steps, except that these are infused with spunk and spirit in Lennon who sneezed himself into the world.

In my new book, Lennon Steps, I share the journey of my son Lennon, diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder and what would be years of not knowing what life will be like after liver organ transplantation. 122 more words

Life

Bittersweet Anniversary

On January 10, 2013 Jim and Marah were told that the only option to save Jim’s life was a heart transplant. Two years ago. 98 more words

More Adults Becoming Organ Donors In Michigan

(WLNS) – There’s good news for thousands of people in Michigan waiting for an organ donation.

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson says more than 50 percent of Michigan adults are now organ donors. 288 more words

News

Didn't Think of That....

We recently had a small awakening with regard to being on the waitlist for an organ donation for an extended period. Jim, of course, has been waiting for a heart for 2 years now and this looming “anniversary” got us thinking about what that means to people like Jim and Marah. 160 more words