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April 2016

Blog Family Life My Story Update

Thank You

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Sometimes these two words just don’t seem to be enough when trying to convey your heart on a specific matter. Often, our words are inadequate to describe how we feel about a particular person or thing. Over the past 9 months, our family has been loved, supported, and cared for by so many people. Our families, friends, acquaintances, our kid’s school, church family, and even complete strangers have gone out of there way to help us during this time. It…

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Journey Life Update

de·pres·sion

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dəˈpreSH(ə)n/ noun 1. 
feelings of severe despondency and dejection.”self-doubt creeps in and that swiftly turns to depression. 
 Have you ever been there? Depressed. Alone. Isolated. Hopeless. I can remember a time in my life when I actually thought I was untouchable. There was no way a guy like me would ever struggle with depression or be diagnosed with cancer. It was just not possible… or so I thought. It’s hard to admit our weaknesses. We don’t want people to…

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Creativity Family Fun

You Have To Have Fun Sometimes!

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It has been pretty serious around the Sabourin household since last July. A cancer diagnosis can do that to a family. We have become more intentional about creating memories through the moments we experience each day. Recently, I got my hands on a DJI Phantom 4 drone, and decided to take it out for a quick flight. Well… it wasn’t as quick as I wanted it to because I crashed it. It was so much fun flying the drone –…

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Health Journey Update

Getting Over My Fear Of Food

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There once was a time in my life (only 9 months ago) when I paid absolutely no attention to what foods I was eating. I grew up in a home that taught the importance of the four major food groups, but didn’t really follow the guide to nutrition. As all parents I am sure, mine did the best they could with what they knew. It’s the same for all of us. We only know, what we only know. I have…

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Blog Journey Life Update

9 Months

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It seems like we have been doing a lot of celebrating around the Sabourin household as of late. My birthday in January. Nola’s birthday in February. Memphis’s birthday in March. Our Anniversary just yesterday. And now… Well, today it has been 9 months since the diagnosis. That’s a big deal to our little family! We are so thankful for everyday. We are grateful for all the love, and support we have been shown since day 1 – it has been…

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