Easing the transition to an extraordinary life

Want to know more about why we created MyNewUsual? We understand what it is like to go through the challenges of an illness, learning how to live differently and sadly, about loss. What we also know is that what is happening is temporary, it does not have to define you as a person, and you can move through it. Find out more about our inspiration for creating this community (our “CIO”), our own personal story, and why we do this. *HINT*We do it to make it easier for YOU!

My Story

  Hello, friends. Today is my four year anniversary of being diagnosed with cancer. One more year and I will have made it to my five year anniversary, a red letter day for anyone recovering from this disease.     Also today, I am sharing with you my own personal journey to my “New Usual.” View Post >

Welcome Friends!

We are so happy you are here.  What happens when your life goes from ordinary to extraordinary? When you or a loved one is diagnosed with a serious illness, www.MyNewUsual.com can help the transition to a new kind of normal, during and post-treatment.  Take a look around.  We’re sure you’ll find something that helps you View Post >

About Our “Chief Inspiration Officer”

Why did we create this community? Let’s talk inspiration for a moment.  My beautiful mother, Kathryn, courageously battled metastasized breast cancer for seven years.  This website was inspired by the culmination of her journey: of what she needed and looked for and could not find, of what she thought was necessary and helpful to her View Post >

About MNU

my new usual

  If you or someone you love has faced a serious illness, has the question “What comes next?” come up?  What happens when you are done with treatments and surgeries and are ready to move on? How do we adjust? How do we make the necessary lifestyle changes? How do we know if what we View Post >

About Our Foundation

      The KRG Foundation for Good Inc. was created to serve the needs of those who are experiencing the trauma of a serious medical situation where funds are not readily available. Named in honor of MyNewUsual.com founder Amy Kelley’s late mother Kathryn Reilly Gardner, the Foundation will supply financial assistance to reputable organizations View Post >

About the MNU Team

  A brief introduction to the team behind MNU:         Amy Gardner Kelley, Founder & CEO – A successful marketing and public relations executive in the fields of entertainment and technology, Amy is the driving force behind the creation of MyNewUsual.com. Amy helped care for her mother during her long battle with breast cancer, View Post >