Art of Paper Marbling

Art of Paper Marbling Creating paper with a marbling design has been around for centuries, hand made books were the norm.  The process dates back to Japan in 1108 and eventually made it was to Europe through Turkey onto Holland and eventually England in the 1700s.   This was often used in creating hand made books, […]

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Let’s Get Physical

Let’s Get Physical Physical activity is important in all phases of life and it can be very helpful for people recently diagnosed with cancer, as well as for patients in remission. Some of the effects of physical activity are quickly apparent in patients’ overall wellness or quality of life. Exercise can reduce fatigue, maintain or […]

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Maple French Toast Overnight Oatmeal

Maple French Toast Overnight Oatmeal….easy and healthy breakfast! Maple French Toast Overnight Oatmeal….easy and healthy breakfast!

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You Have Cancer

You Have Cancer: Those are three of the most frightening words a person can hear. The person will experience the emotional stress of living with a diagnosis of cancer and its treatment, the fear of recurrence, and the distress imposed by living with the day-to-day physical problems of the disease. All of that can create new psychological distress or […]

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The Gift of Friendship During Breast Cancer and Beyond

The Gift of Friendship During Breast Cancer and Beyond Eastern Michigan University Girls  By Karin Burnett In the fall of 1982, a group of 17- and 18-year-old girls moved into their dorm rooms on the third floor of Sellers Hall on the campus of Eastern Michigan University. As it should have been, life was simple, our […]

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Media to Inspire Living with Love

Media to Inspire Living with Love Movie Pick “Amélie” (2001) This French romantic comedy gives viewers an interesting take on living life. Bashful main character Amelie decides to change the lives of those around her for the better, while struggling with her own isolation. Through her actions she also grows and discovers the joy in […]

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The World Is A Stage – Flint Youth Theatre

The World Is A Stage – Flint Youth Theatre http://www.thefyt.org The theater’s staff and its young participants are taking their talents into the community, part-nering with area organizations in many differ-ent ways. It is part of FYT’s mission to present community-based, socially engaged work that speaks directly to the needs and issues facing local residents. These collaborations […]

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Community Clinical Excellence

Community Clinical Excellence From our opening in 1908, Hurley Medical Center has been dedicated to providing exceptional clinical care and compassion. Today, 108 years later, that mission of “clinical excellence, service to people” is alive and well, along with the importance of giving back to our community. Our clinical expertise allows our outstanding caregivers and support staff to care for a variety of diseases and conditions […]

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Community Passion – Letter from United Way of Genesee County CEO

Community Passion – Letter from United Way of Genesee County CEO “My experiences have taught me that it is the passion to give back that helps us accomplish so much throughout our community.” There are a million things that we feel we have to do. We have to cut the lawn. We have to go grocery shopping. We have to […]

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Summer Fun Learning Activities

Summer Fun Learning Activities – making learning fun for your kids this summer By Marla Morgan Hagan, from Kudos Magazine Summer Fun Learning Activities can be fun!!  Print this playful check list and make sure you check off each box before summer says. “good bye!” It’s time to get in touch with your inner child! Summer is a great […]

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