We are printing more t-shirts for Emery Funkhouser's Kisses for Hearts. If you'd like to buy one you can simply use this link and before you make the payment add in the Note field the number of shirts and sizes. They are $30 & it is a tax deductible donation. I can have them available… Continue reading Shirts For Sale (this time I really mean it)
Today is Valentine's Day and the majority of the world is celebrating love and relationships. Valentine's Day has a new meaning to us, it is the day we recognize CHD Awareness and we think about how much we have learned over the last 8 years since Emery was diagnosed with HLHS. We think about the… Continue reading Happy CHD Awareness Day 2017
February 14 is CHD Awareness Day and thankfully the month of February seems to have turned into CHD Awareness month for many people. I thought I would check in to see if anyone would like to donate for CHD Awareness by buying a t-shirt or kissy lips charm. Last year we sold t-shirts in order… Continue reading Shirts and Charms for sale in honor of CHD Awareness Feb 14
We had a busy day celebrating Emery's birthday July 30. Phillip's sister & family came to town to celebrate with us and we had quite a few family members locally who were able to join in last minute. I didn't have a formal plan for Emery's birthday but I knew I wanted to do one… Continue reading Emery’s Birthday
My dear friend Collins Foster and her daughter Emerson are hosting a lemonade stand July 30 in honor of Emery's birthday. Emerson and Emery met when they were 4 in preschool and became fast friends. Just before Emery went into rejection the girls were taking a weekly gymnastics class together. Seeing them tumbling and… Continue reading Lemonade (and salsa and goodies) Stand Fundraising
July 6, 2016 Emery loved Beanie Boos and she received quite a few of them last year while she was at the hospital. Her dear friends Michelle & Claire Hicks would send her a new beanie boo after every visit. It was always such a fun surprise to have it delivered to the room after… Continue reading Beanie Boos in Honor of Emery’s birthday
May 24, 2016 Keely Funkhouser I wanted to have a way to keep people updated on the progress we've made through Emery's Kisses for Hearts Foundation. At the end of 2015, Phillip & I started talking about how we can keep Emery's legacy alive. We had a lot of ideas of how we wanted to… Continue reading What’s New with Emery’s Kisses for Hearts?