Healthy Living Event: Sisters & Survivors Surf Day

Surfs up! The ladies of Live for Today rode some gnarly waves at Jacksonville Beach thanks to the Sisters of the Sea and their annual Sisters & Survivors event. Sisters of the Sea is non-profit organization for women surfers in Jacksonville, FL. The women come together for the Sisters & Survivors event to teach cancer…

Healthy Living Event: Rock Climbing

Live For Today Foundation hopes to constantly inspire our members physically and mentally, and they all reached great heights at the Edge Rock Gym. Although only a few members had attempted this exhilarating activity before, rock-climbing was a fun and different way to exercise, challenging many of the members to push themselves higher and higher. After getting settled…

Healthy Living Event: Practice with Purpose

Sunday afternoons are the best. For some, its a time when taking a nap is socially acceptable. For others, its a time for spiritual rejuvenation. For a group of 60+ present-minded yoga enthusiasts, this particular Sunday afternoon was a time to give back while stretching out. Big Fish Power Yoga is a power vinyasa yoga studio in Jacksonville Beach that…

Healthy Living Event: Essential Oils

On a crisp, December, Saturday morning, Members of the Live For Today Foundation made way to Ackerman Cancer Center for a class all about essential oils! Upon arrival, hugs were exchanged and smiles lit the room. Old friends brought each other up to date on happenings and we even got to introduce a new Member…

Healthy Living Event: Girls Night Out

There’s nothing quite as rejuvenating as a night out with the gals. So on Friday, October 16th, the ladies of Live For Today gathered in the heart of San Marco, at Stasis Salon, for Girls Night Out! Many people don’t realize the demanding schedule of someone fighting cancer. Combining treatment, check ups, and a resulting…

Healthy Living Event: Publix Aprons Cooking School

Eating healthfully—it should be a top priority for everyone. For a young person in the fight of his or her life, it is imperative. The body requires quite the regimen of nutrients to go head-to-head with cancer in the chemotherapy ring! However, in today’s fast-paced world of casual dining and a marketplace of misleading advertisements,…

Randale Gets His Teeth Back!

When Randale joined Live For Today, the first thing he told us was that he lost his teeth to cancer. He was afraid to smile, ashamed of his first impression, and was being held back from achieving his full potential. Once a football and track star with collegiate promise, Randale’s life was turned upside-down when he…

Healthy Living Event: Metabolic Conditioning & Brunch

Last weekend, we kicked off our Healthy Living Partnership with Trinity Fitness Riverside by coming together with trainers and athletes to participate in a group workout and fellowship brunch. On Saturday morning, Live For Today members met up at Trinity Fitness Riverside for a short devotion, prayer, and an intense, sweaty, and fun metabolic conditioning…

Healthy Living Event: Pure Barre Class

As our grippy sock wearing group approached the barre for the first time, nervous glances were exchanged as well as a few muffled giggles. The cancer survivors and members of Live For Today were about to start their very first Pure Barre Jacksonville Beach class and none of them had any idea what to expect….

Healthy Living Event: Yoga & Yogurt

This past weekend, we kicked off our healthy living program with a fun, relaxing, and inspiring Yoga & Yogurt event! On Saturday night, Live For Today members and survivors met up at Yoga Mix for a group class, specifically designed for cancer patients at any stage in their diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. Judy, the the owner…