It was almost exactly one year ago that I took in my sister’s cat, Elaine. My sister was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer and the whole family was devastated. Her treatments were very aggressive to battle her disease, that at times, we weren’t sure she would survive them. It was a scary and stressful time on the whole family. In the end, we are so grateful that a year later, she is cancer-free.
Why do I bring this up? During her battle with breast cancer, our family came together “all hands on deck” to help my sister and her family through this really awful time. She is a wife, a mother of two human kids,