Guest Spotlight

Guest Spotlight: Donna Bruno

  • Time: Nov. 17, 2020, 7:11 AM

We recently celebrated another ringing of the bell – congratulations to Donna Bruno, who is heading home after her successful kidney transplant! We’ll miss you, Donna, but we’re so very happy for you!

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Guest Spotlight/Chef of the Day: Larry Lankford

  • Time: Apr. 6, 2020, 5:04 PM

On Friday night, one of our post-lung patients, Larry Lankford and his wife Sharla hosted dinner for the home. They served chili dogs with all the trimmings! It was a wonderful meal with which to kick off the weekend – thanks so much to the Lankfords for hosting!

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Guest Anniversary: Veridiana Hernandez

  • Time: Aug. 2, 2019, 8:08 AM

Veridiana Hernandez Jimenez stopped by yesterday with her dad, Hector, to drop off a generous pantry donation on the one year anniversary of her kidney transplant. Veridiana received her kidney from her mom, Silvia, and they both recovered here at Nora’s Home. She was happy to report that both she and her mom are feeling…

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Guest of the Week: Anne Hargrove

  • Time: Jul. 30, 2019, 6:07 AM

Our guest of the week is Anne Hargrove! Anne, accompanied by husband and caregiver Jeff, stayed with us as she recovered from her liver transplant at St. Luke’s! Anne is a folk artist, and loves to travel. She said, “at Nora’s Home there are friendly people and great staff which made for a wonderful stay.”…

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Alumni Chef: Randy Tillotson

  • Time: Jul. 26, 2019, 8:07 AM

We recently had the absolutely delightful experience to celebrate with a Nora’s Home alum! Randy Tillotson and his family returned to the home to celebrate the anniversary of his receiving the gift of life. The Tillotson’s provided our guests with a delicious bbq to mark the occasion, and a wonderful day was had by one…

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Guest of the Week: Lorella Treadway

  • Time: Jul. 25, 2019, 1:07 PM

Our guest of the week is Lorella Treadway! She’s stayed with us along with husband Wayne as she recovered from her kidney transplant at Houston Methodist. Lorella is very active and artistic, and enjoys needlework, painting, as well as playing both guitar and violin! Lorella said, “Nora’s Home is a wonderful place to stay. The…

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Guest of the Week: Aleah Sanders

  • Time: Apr. 22, 2019, 10:04 AM

Our guest of the week is Aleah Sanders! Aleah and her mom Linda have been staying with us as she recovers from her recent liver and artery transplant at Texas Children’s! Aleah is 10, and enjoys playing Fortnite and making slime to play with! Linda shared: “We love staying here. It is so welcoming and…

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Guest of the Week: Gisele Newble

  • Time: Mar. 27, 2019, 2:03 PM

Our guest of the week is Gisele Newble! Along with her husband David, she stayed with us while recovering from her recent kidney transplant at Houston Methodist. Gisele is retired, and enjoys bowling. She and David hail from Lake Charles, LA. When asked about their time at Nora’s Home, Gisele said, “the experience was pleasant,…

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Guest of the Week: Michael Farque

  • Time: Mar. 14, 2019, 2:03 PM

Our guest of the week is Michael Farque, pictured here with his mom Kelly! Michael’s been staying with us as he recovers from his recent liver transplant at Houston Methodist. Michael works for Lowe’s, and is a video gamer in his down time. They generously shared the following recommendation for Nora’s Home: “Nora’s Home is…

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Guest of the Week: Hank Curbow

  • Time: Feb. 20, 2019, 11:02 AM

Our guest of the week is Hank Curbow, who received the gift of life on February 6th at Houston Methodist! Hank is pictured here with his kidney donor, Nolan Crawford, and Nolan’s mom Lori. They hail from Lufkin, TX. Hank enjoys playing the guitar, and Nolan likes to play video games and is also an…

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