On February 18th, 2014 Bianca Barona Abud received some of the most devastating news a parent could hear: her three-year-old son, Luca, had been diagnosed with Leukemia. Amidst a whirlwind of doctor appointments and emotions, Bianca learned her job of 10 years was letting her go after a company-wide restructuring. Shortly after, her father-in-law passed away. Despite the difficult time that Bianca and her family were experiencing, Bianca made a conscious decision not to give
Five Ideas to Strengthen the Bond
In this life, it is important to count your blessings. One blessing we often take for granted is friendship. Our friends provide us with a sense of belonging and accept us for who we are, flaws and all. Friends offer a helping hand when we need it the most, and they are our go-to for advice and encouragement.
Yet friendship is not always easy. Both parties must commit to cultivating and maintaining the friendship for it to last over time.