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Just Call it a Brave Shave

Tenaciously Teal, a 501c3 charity, launched "Brave Shave" parties in February, and we were honored to host our very first Brave Shave for Mandy Johnson and several of her friends and family. Mandy tackled the difficult aspect of losing hair to cancer treatment with courage and beauty! Here is a...

Brave Shave

If you follow Tenaciously Teal on Facebook you've watched the launch of our  Brave Shave parties! A Brave Shave is a private party where a hairstylist, salon space, and hor d' oeuvers are provided to women facing hair loss to cancer treatment. The party is a way for women to...

Article in NR Today

We are honored to have the NR Today of Roseburg Oregon publish a story written by Jemelene Wilson about the formation of Tenaciously Teal, and the colors of Cancer! I give God the glory for the strength, tenacity, and endurance it has taken to turn a Stage IV Ovarian Cancer...

T. Teal- A Mission to Spread Hope

It's really hard to believe the beauty that has come out of a Cancer journey, and I feel very blessed and thankful He has used this battle for good. Tenaciously Teal (T. Teal), a Non-Profit organization started from a few acts of kindness, has become recognized as a 501c3 charity. T....

Stephenson Cancer Center Commercial

One of the most exciting things that happened in the month of April was being asked to contribute to making a commercial for the Stephenson Cancer Center. Commercial making is tough work, and it is astounding to me how four hours of shooting shrinks down to a 1 minute commercial,...

My Last Chemo for Now..

Today is my 40th, and for now, Last chemotherapy infusion. I' m maybe just as surprised as you are that I have endured so many treatments, and so I can't help but think about what life will be like with No chemo. Despite the rigors of this battle I know...

Why Tenaciously Teal?

My name is Tarah Warren, and I was 29 year's old when I was diagnosed with Stage IV Ovarian Cancer in 2012.  Since then I've had two surgeries, a full hysterectomy, and sixteen months of chemotherapy.  Why Tenaciously Teal (T. Teal)?  Well pink seems to get a lot of love,...

Love and Cancer

I've been given many blessings throughout this life, so I can’t complain, however I've given myself permission to be sad, at times, about having cancer. Especially as  family and friends see my health decline, and when I'm fearful about facing the chemo room. I also struggle with those reality moments cancer forces you to...

Tis the Season for Giving

I was honored to get an email  asking me to come and share about Cancer, Chemo, and Care Packs with the fifth graders at Bethany Elementary in Oklahoma City. My cousin, well my "third cousin", but she might as well be my first cousin, is a 5th grade teacher there,...