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Trek to Base Camp of Mount Everest!

What does childhood cancer, human trafficking, and the planet’s highest mountain have in common? The answer is Expedition For Hope. Amazing Challenge. Passionate Cause. Many of you know about our…

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Hanna with her mother

A Mother and Her Child

A mom watches her child suffer—impending death lurks around the corner. Her child struggles to breathe. A friend stands nearby, giving support.  Memories blast through her mind—birth, first tooth, first…

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Kristina’s Gift to Me

Kristina made this bracelet and gave it to me about 2 months before she died. Not sure why she made it–probably just for fun. It has a bunch of eyeballs,…

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Me at TCH

Back at Texas Children’s Hospital–But For Another Reason

So yesterday was an incredible day for me. I went to a place that I was afraid of seeing again. I wondered how I would handle it emotionally, because we…

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Caroline

When Kristina Whispered, “I Love You.”

I was driving the other night, and Caroline (our 9-year-old) was in the passenger seat.  I reached over, grabbed her hand, and said, “I love you, Caroline.” She responded, “I…

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God, I Don’t Know Why

“God, I don’t know why. I don’t know why. I don’t know why You let her die. But I don’t have to know why, because I know You. And I…

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Kristina E4H

Why I’m Going to Mount Everest

This is a pic of Kristina when she began losing her hair due to the chemo treatments. Our fears of her feeling depressed because she will be bald were quickly…

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Caroline

A Powerful Moment with Kristina

I was driving last night, and Caroline (our 9-year-old) was in the passenger seat.  I reached over, grabbed her hand, and said, “I love you, Caroline.” She responded, “I love…

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Kristina All is Well

Christmas in Heaven

Humor me while I dream a bit… I’d like to think that heaven celebrates Christmas as we do… albeit, on a much larger scale! I imagine preparations being made, a…

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These People Help Me Thrive!

I LOVE this place! We’re all family here. Very diverse, but family. And I love that we are diverse. We all come from different walks of life. Different people on…

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