October 28, 2011


Resistance is futile!

“Can we have organic soda?” “If we can find some with no added sugar, we’ll see Morgan” I said. I knew this would be hard on them because when I talked to them and told them why we were making this change, they seemed to zone out. They seemed understand intellectually, but not necessarily emotionally. […]

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October 17, 2011


Healing the Gerson Way

I wonder what it might feel like to have all the vitamins and minerals I’m supposed to have inside my body, there all the time. What if I had a nutritiously sound mind and body? Would it make me think differently? Would that make me feel differently? Would I feel better? More active and energetic? […]

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August 17, 2011

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A Tapestry of Women (via Life As An Art Form)

I love this post. It’s timely, honest and perfect. Early on in this blogging experience, I established myself as one who writes primarily from inspiration and about subjects that speak to me on a very personal, social, or spiritual level. Now, I find myself more introspective about my life and Life in general. So you’re […]

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August 9, 2011


Detroit Walk for Sickle Cell has been cancelled!!!!

Thanks to all of you who supported the cause with your time and money. We will try again next year.

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July 7, 2011


Why you should never give up

The first time I went out almost killed me. But, the second time I went even farther. I was sitting at my desk working for hours when I started getting tired. My eyes were weary from reading and staring at the computer screen. So, I decided I’d get up and ride my bike. I went […]

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June 28, 2011


Prepare for the worst, hope for the best or affect the outcome?

I choose to affect the outcome. On any given day I have no idea how much what I do here at Madison Holland Foundation will affect the outcome for sickle cell patients and their families, but I promise to keep trying. I’d rather do something than do nothing. I’d rather know than not know. Information […]

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June 21, 2011


Why aren’t there more sickle cell groups?

     There are support groups for almost everything. There are support groups for cancer patients, for the bereaved and those living with every kind chronic life long illnesses. No one has to deal with any unfortunate circumstance alone. If you want help, look for it and are willing to accept it, you can find it. […]

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June 10, 2011


She made it through two years of treatment for a cure… Grateful!

I am happy I found this video. This is what I want for Madison and every child with this disease. Two years is a long time and the journey was not an easy one but, seeing this beautiful young lady now, lets me know every test, probe, chemotherapy, all the time away from school, friends […]

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