Tammy Cantrell Greene was born and raised in Toccoa, Georgia, where she currently lives. A mother of three, she wrote this book as a memoir detailing her daughter Samantha's struggle with a chronic illness kwn as Ulcerative Colitis. Samanatha was diagsed in 2008, when she was only seven years old. In addition to being a full time mother, Tammy currently serves as the Executive Director of Finance with one of the leading US healthcare companies. When t at work or at home enjoying the gift of parenthood, she is heavily involved in her Baptist church community, serving as a Sunday school teacher, a Finance committee member, Women's Ministry member, and Ray of Hope Gospel Group singer.