We are using this site to keep family and friends updated in one place. We appreciate your support and words of hope and encouragement. Over the last five years, Heidi has been on an incredible journey of hope, strength, and love. The love and support she has received from family, medical professionals, friends, and strangers has been truly amazing. Her relationships with people and her faith in God have carried her through the most difficult times. Where some might have been devastated, she has learned to take each challenge with courage and hope. Her hope is that her story gives others courage.