Authors for Children’s Cancer – Update

Recently I put a call out to fellow authors, book enthusiasts, and visitors to this site for book donations. These books were destined for a very special place, where they could put a smile on the face of kids in the battle of their life. As I've previously mentioned, since my daughter's fight with childhood … Continue reading Authors for Children’s Cancer – Update

Authors for Children’s Cancer

When my 9yo daughter was diagnosed with cancer 3 years ago, it was absolutely life-changing. Being confronted with something so awful, and suddenly having no other choice but to fight was the stuff nightmares are made of. It was the type of catalyst that forces a parent to take stock of what is really important. I'll … Continue reading Authors for Children’s Cancer

Star Wars – The Force Awakens | Spoiler Free | Movie Review

 STAR WARS - THE FORCE AWAKENS MOVIE BLOCKBUSTER Today was a big day for me. It was the culmination of months of preparation and planning for a fundraiser that I organised for a cause very close to my heart, Childrens Cancer. Two years ago my daughter was diagnosed with a rare Cancer called Non-Hodgkins Burkitts … Continue reading Star Wars – The Force Awakens | Spoiler Free | Movie Review

Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes | Eleanor Coerr | Book Review

SADAKO AND THE THOUSAND PAPER CRANES by Eleanor Coerr Published by Puffin Books Book Depository purchase | Paperback edition Buy from Amazon Buy from Book Depository Buy from Barnes & Noble Add to Goodreads PROLOGUE 'Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes is based on the life of a real little girl who lived in Japan from … Continue reading Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes | Eleanor Coerr | Book Review

Children’s Cancer Sucks

My family's own experience with children's cancer is a journey that we didn't choose. Before it hit, we never knew a lot about it, but we have seen its devastation first hand. It's a disease that can strike our kids at any time, without warning, without reason. When I saw the following video on my … Continue reading Children’s Cancer Sucks