Tuesday, August 3, 2010

My journey to the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure: Why I'm Walking

I thought this was well worth passing along.  Carolyn contacted me a few months back asking if I'd be open to contributing some of my handmade peppermint swirl soy candles.  The answer was a resounding "YES!!".  My own mother has been battling cancer herself and was recently hospitalized due to the cancer spreading into her brain.  Fortunately, the surgeons believe they got it all and she came through the surgery with no lasting damage.  She's had to go through another round of chemo and is still recovering but all considering is doing extremely well.  This is a topic that is close to my heart.  I recommend everyone check out Carolyn's blog and support her in her efforts. 

My journey to the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure: Why I'm Walking: "I lost my mother, Anne Forcier Watson, a little over 4 years ago. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2001, and outlived the doctors' ..."