February 14, 2019

What Will $500 Million Do?

During the State of the Union address on February 5, 2019, President Trump announced that $500 million dollars over the next 10 years will be allocated […]
February 7, 2019

Kids Are Our Heros!

It started with an assignment 7-year-old Lucas Martin came home from school one afternoon and told his mom he needed to gather up his change for […]
February 6, 2019

10 Ways Your Kids Can Get Involved

Layla Stamp wanted to be a nurse when she grew up. She would often tell us, “I want to take care of all the sick kids […]
January 30, 2019

5 Way To Help A Newly Diagnosed Family

In the beginning… You can’t believe that someone close to you has a child that was just diagnosed with cancer. How did this happen? You see […]
January 2, 2019

Top 3 Ways To Help!

The question I get asked more than anything is “How can I help the foundation?” And while I’d like to dance around the truth, the honest […]
March 30, 2018

The results are in!

Last week was the Rock ‘n Roll half marathon here in Dallas. A team of about 20 put on their tutus and represented Layla’s Legacy! It […]
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 […]
December 23, 2017

amongst the rubble

Sonographer: Are you ready for the holidays? Me: No, not really.  I could just skip it. Sonographer: Just ready to fast forward to not being pregnant […]
December 11, 2017


Several weeks ago a stranger showed up at our door.  She was a friend of a friend and with her she brought a beautiful arrangement that […]
September 19, 2017

Each day new

This is the first time I’ve sat down to write without a title or purpose in mind.  So many thoughts and emotions have been on my […]
September 6, 2017

Comfort Zone

For some strange reason, any time I think about this topic I immediately start hearing Kenny Loggins “Danger Zone” playing in my head (along with visions of […]
August 23, 2017

Blind faith

Almost daily, Bryan and I get asked “How is Layla?” or “How are things going?” and our typical response is “She’s good” or “Things are ok”. […]
August 5, 2017

The next step

It feels like a million years since I blogged.  So much has happened in the past 2 weeks.  Some good, some bad, even a little bit […]
July 23, 2017

New Shoes

One of the habits I’m trying to restart this summer is going for a walk or run most mornings.  I gained about 10 pounds during the […]
July 17, 2017


Brokenness is a topic of conversation that keeps showing itself to me these days.  Whether it’s a bible verse or hours-long conversations with a dear friend, […]


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