Category Archives: SMAC! Sock Monkeys Against Cancer

Give a SMAC! Monkey! Let’s SMAC! #LungCancer During Lung Cancer Awareness Month…and Beyond.

WTF? Where’s the Funding for Lung Cancer and SMAC! Sock Monkeys Against Cancer and are teaming up with the LUNGevity Foundation for the SMAC! Monkey Angel Matching Program during the month of November – Lung Cancer Awareness Month. The SMAC! Monkey Angel Matching Program is aiming to put Phoenix, the lung cancer fighting SMAC! monkey, into the arms of…

Happy Birthday Mom. Thank You For MY Gift Through YOUR Legacy.

I haven’t written a blog post since my Mom passed away last December. I attempted to write a Mother’s Day post, but it overwhelmed me too much. I’m in a much better place today…thanks to my Mom, Leslie Lehrman.     Tomorrow (Sunday, August 4th, 2013) would have been my Mom’s birthday…the big 7-0.  I…

My Final Goodbye to Mom: “Heavenly Hair. A Voice. A Difference.”

Mom and Me

      My Mom, Leslie Lehrman, passed away on December 5th, 2012, after a six year valiant battle with lung cancer. As I mention in my eulogy below, Mom and I became partners in lung cancer crime three years ago – making a pact to publicly chronicle her journey with lung cancer through a…

Crowdfunding “SMAC! Sock Monkeys Against Cancer” – How YOU Can Bring These Guys to Life. Part II

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In Part I of this series, I introduced you to NoMo, ringleader of  ”SMAC! – Sock Monkeys Against Cancer,” a new and very determined gang of monkeys quickly organizing to help those with (or impacted by) cancer SMAC! this dang disease. In this post – how YOU can bring NoMo and other SMAC! monkeys to…

“SMAC! Sock Monkeys Against Cancer” to Launch Soon! Get Your Pledges Ready! Part I

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Meet NoMo!   NoMo is the ringleader of  ”SMAC! – Sock Monkeys Against Cancer,” a new and very determined gang of monkeys quickly organizing to help those with (or impacted by) cancer SMAC! this dang disease. Right now, NoMo is just a prototype. But, with YOUR help, NoMo and other SMAC! monkeys, can soon be…