Some people just want to change the world. Matt Leblanc is one of those people. An artist from New Brunswick, Canada (we're practically neighbours), Matt lost his sister to cancer when she was just 5 years old. Last year, 38 years later, Matt started "Art For Life" to raise money for the Tree of Hope Campaign, which is the annual event of … [Read more...] about Artists for a Cure
Everyone, thank you so much for all of your kind words yesterday. So much wisdom, so much generosity, so much support and love and goodness. You guys rock my world. But things haven't been so good in Hannah's world the last week. Her boyfriend lost his job. Money that was supposed to be set aside by family members to pay for her school was spent … [Read more...] about An update on Hannah.
So there's been a bit of a misunderstanding about how much money we need to pay for Hannah's dance classes. I completely blame myself. I should have done some double checking. But what it means is that we need another $485, instead of $237. I'm running out of ideas. I've still got the prints for sale. I'm still taking donations. I need more … [Read more...] about Brainstorm with me?
Life, you are brilliant. Of the $1000ish we need for Hannah to start dancing again, we've got $811. This means that her dance classes are completely paid for. She is officially going back to dance. Thank you, thank you, thank you. To everyone who has donated, shared, sent love and supported, I am immensely grateful. Hannah is on a different … [Read more...] about BOO YAH! Hannah’s classes are paid for. Now we just need shoes.
A girl with a secret dream. Hannah was one of the first people I met on the island. It took us a little while to get to know each other (I was still feeling pretty hermit-ey when we first met) but within a couple of months we'd bonded over a shared love of dance and lolcats, and the fact that she is the sweetest, kindest, goofiest, loveliest person … [Read more...] about Helping Hannah Dance