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2011 Masquerading Angels Ball

October 17, 2011


Every October a group of wonderful people come together for an evening of fun and festivities all while raising awareness and funds for a charity by the name of CHERUBS. Sure the name doesn’t give you ANY clue as to what this charity does, but once you start researching them and talking to other members, […]

YouTube – Help raise $100,000 for CHERUBS in APX Gives Back contest!

July 13, 2010


What does CHERUBS do for CDH research? How can I help?

June 23, 2010


Some people have asked how we fund research? Well, to be honest we haven’t had $10,000 to donate to research because we just haven’t had that amount of donations. We would LOVE for members to donate to research – but we don’t believe in “funneling” donations and taking credit for your hard work and want […]

What is CHERUBS?

June 23, 2010


“What is CHERUBS, what do they actually do for CDH families?”. CHERUBS is a 501(c)III non-profit organization founded in 1995 with 1 mission – to help ALLfamilies affected by Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia.  Our charity is named for ALL babies affected by CDH, to help all researchers at all hospitals and we offer MANY services…. we are a GROUP, a big […]


March 30, 2010


There are so many different acronyms in my life right now. I have a son that has ODD/ADHD combined type and he was diagnosed with CDH which was fixed via surgery this past summer. Then we have my daughter who is having troubles with some BFF’s while also having some troubles spelling (hence the ABC […]

Don’t this just drive you BUGGY?

January 9, 2009


Yesterday some of you from twitter heard me mention something about a particular BUG that likes to infest children’s hair… LICE!! I figured after having to help someone decontaminate their granddaughter, I would talk a little about it.  If you have a kid in daycare, elementary school, or anywhere else that kids play closely you […]

The Common Holiday Cold!

December 8, 2008


AH-CHOO!  Yes it’s December and everyone knows that with the colder air comes colds, flu, and sometimes much worse.  Depression is also something that comes along this time of year.  With Christmas right around the corner and the economy struggling some of you might start feeling the “blues”!  Don’t worry, you aren’t alone!  Each year around this time […]