Next week, September 8 to 14, is officially Dream Week. Sounds like a good week to me. Sleep in, lovely dreams …. well, it isn’t quite that. Dream Week is an initiative run by Look Good Feel Better to help raise awareness for the work they do to help people fighting cancer to look and feel their best. It is obvious why this is a cause close to my heart; my own personal motto is that looking and feeling good go hand-in-hand, one is achieved easily with the other. Supporting Dream Week is something I am only too happy to do.
My mother has been going through the ups and downs (mostly downs) of cancer for 5+years. She was lucky to attend a Look Good Feel Better workshop during one of her rounds of treatment and it really helped her in a time of need. I witnessed first hand how Look Good Feel Better brightened up a cancer patient, and since that experience I have been privileged to witness their work on other occasions. Despite the best attempts of everyone at LGFB, they are unable to run their free workshops in every hospital for every patient. However, this year they have a brilliant plan to reach the needy who can’t make it to a workshop and I am calling on all of you to help get it off the ground. Continue Reading