May E+DAY

One of my favorite days of the year is the Avera Race Against Breast Cancer. In my previous life, I was fortunate enough to co-coordinate this event and this year, they celebrated their 30th anniversary. They have raised almost $6 million to offer programs and services for cancer survivors and all the proceeds stay local.…

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Giving = Gaining

I’ve been around giving most of my life and maybe you have too. Giving your time, money, heart, a listening ear, encouragement, gifts and more. While the concept of giving has remained the same for me, the meaning and purpose behind it has changed over the years, especially in our wait. Did you know one…

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March E+DAY

Donuts are a staple in our household. Recently, we were at a local bakery getting ready to pay when a woman behind us slipped her credit card to the cashier to pay for our order. I told the cashier, “Wait, these donuts are ours.” The cashier politely laughed and the woman behind us replied that…

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February E+DAY

Happy Valentine’s Day/Encouragement Day! On the 14th of each month, I encourage you to encourage someone else going through a season of waiting or infertility by sending them a care package/note/text/call, etc. One of the best things I have received, and continue to receive, is forms of encouragement from friends and family. It does not have to…

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