When their son was only three years old, Deliece and Brian Hofen received unfathomable news...Braden had a stage four cancer, and by all estimates, he would t be alive in five years. Just as they were told Braden faced kwn cure for his cancer, Deliece was diagsed with stage two breast cancer. cANCER kills, but the Hofens decided to give cANCER the fight of its life! Their story is a sometimes energetic, sometimes heart wrenching, sometimes even funny - but always inspiring - account of what happens when a family decides they will look the impossible odds straight in the eye, and never, never give in to them. Even if you aren't facing cANCER, you'll find faith to keep fighting other enemies you thought you couldn't defeat. In Braden's story, you'll discover a roadmap to hope.
Deliece Hofen is the lucky mother of two boys who inspire and keep her grateful, happy, and hopeful every day. A former school administrator and human resources professional, she now serves as President of Braden's Hope For Childhood Cancer, a charitable organization whose mission is to raise awareness and funds for treatments of childhood cancers. In her spare time she enjoys blogging, working out, cooking, and most importantly finding adventure in life's detours with her husband and sons. She invites you to follow their continuing journey of hope.