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Monthly Archives: May 2008

A word from Jennifer….

Jennifer wrote a first hand account about Tommy on CNN's  Click Here to read. Does anyone have a Tommy story they would like to share?  If so, leave a comment and I will put it into blog format!  

Thankful Thursday

Today I am going to keep this really short and just say I am thankful for Bob Evans and last minute lunches with friends…I especially enjoyed Biscuit Boy and his lunchtime antics!

Ted Kennedy Diagnosed with Brain Tumor

I heard this news today and just felt so sad.  I hope that he is able to continue to do good work for the people of Boston and the US.  I did a quick search of famous people beside Tommy who have had brain tumors….I knew a few of them but was surprised about some […]


I have an almost ten year old Boxer dog who is one of the loves on my life.  Last night Tiger woke me up with a seizure.  It was very scary.  This morning Tiger was acting completely normal.  I called the vet as soon as they opened at 8:00am.  I got an appointment for this […]

Tommy hits the airwaves!

I am sitting here watching Dr. Tom on Channel 33's morning show.  I just don't know how Dr. Tom and the rest of the family does it.  Everytime I hear about the fund I get teary eyed.  The strength that they are all showing is amazing to me.  I just love to sit and hear […]

First gift to “The Present”

As I am sitting here in bed sipping my coffee I am thinking of this evening.  This evening will be a Kick Off for Tommy's Fund.  I am excited to see his foundation grow and gain momentum.  Tommy would be proud to be able to help others.  There is so much support for Tommy's foundation.  I am […]


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