All posts tagged: Cancer Gifts

The Perfect Gift

You get the news… a friend or family member has just been diagnosed. You are in shock, you cry and you want to see them. Then… you wonder what you can do for them. Flowers? Chocolates? What do you even buy someone who’s just received this awful news? Their life has just turned crazy, they’re having more tests and scans, they’re having surgery, they’re organising their life so they can function with their kids through the coming months of chemo and radiotherapy… what can I do? What can I buy? What do I say? I have worked together with the amazing gals in my young breast cancer support group, to ensure that you know what to do if something like this affects a loved one. 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with Breast Cancer in their lifetime… chances are that you will know someone, even if you don’t just yet. 8 women die each day from Breast Cancer. [Source: nbcf.org.au] Let’s get started… I’ve broken them down into different categories. IN THE BEGINNING – …