Where it all began


October 18, 2016 is the day that will forever be marked in our family's history. A few weeks past her 4th birthday, Layla began to complain of a sore neck and occasionally complain of a headache. One Friday evening she began to vomit on and off, but with increasing frequency over the weekend. By Monday, I had an appointment with the pediatrician, but it was brushed off as a stomach bug. The next morning, I gave into my gut feeling and took Layla to Children's Hospital where I rattled off the list of symptoms to the nurses and doctors, also mentioning that I noticed a slight imbalance in Layla's walking over the past 24 hours. With a concerned look, the ER doctor ordered a CT scan....and we waited. Read more...

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January 22, 2018

Where does my donation go?

Here at Layla’s Legacy we are committed to funding innovative research and supporting families impacted by the disease.  We’ve partnered with Carson Leslie Foundation because of their […]
January 17, 2018

The year of #DoMore

I’ve been staring at a blank page for almost an hour.  There’s something in my brain to write, but it hasn’t quite come out of it’s […]
January 17, 2018

Rock ‘n Roll Half Marathon – Run for Layla

January 16, 2018

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Layla's Legacy Foundation is committed to raising funds to cure Medulloblastoma and to supporting families impacted by the disease.