Monthly Archives: April 2013

Pam & Her Warrior

April 18th, 2013  

It’s four months today… four months since we lost Kennedy to childhood cancer.

I didn’t realize that when I made arrangements for my lunch today with Pam, Kennedy’s mother.

I wanted to talk with her and see for my own eyes, how she was coming along.  I wanted to somehow be there for her.  I wanted to have lunch and share some of our plans and the ways we want to continue to help families, such as Kennedy’s, who face these wicked battles.

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What does it mean to be a shavee?

I can hardly believe the next shave event is approaching at, what feels like, light speed.  It truly seems as though it was just a few short months ago that we swept the last bit of hair that surrendered to the buzz of the clippers off of the Chattanooga Market floor.  But, ’tis true, time passes like a flash and we are excited about this year’s event!

The one thing that I discovered after last year’s event and wanted to delve deeper into, was that the actual shaving, is but a single day, however, the journey the shavee takes begins long before and lasts far beyond that day they the day shed their locks.

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