So much for resiliency
Through the looking glass
Through the looking glass. I would change everything.
Close to Death
Close to Death Don't judge until you've been that close to death.
Putting Life into Perspective
Putting Life into Perspective Often we complain too easily without thinking of the challenges of others or ones we COULD have. Do you put life into perspective?
A letter to my Lydia
90 days since my sweet Lydia's passing so I wrote her a letter...letting her know how we are
It is not too late.
It is not too late to care. It is not too late to call. It is not too late to be a friend. It is not too late because it is forever for me. Last week after my son’s baseball game I turned around to leave and saw another mom. We exchanged pleasantries from … Continue reading It is not too late.
Missing Special Needs
I’m not going to lie. I never planned on being a special needs mom. Heck, I never knew I was one until Lydia was 5 months old and that proverbial brick came flying at our faces on October 24, 2007. It went something like this: Genetic counselor: “Your daughter has a rare genetic syndrome called … Continue reading Missing Special Needs
I wasn't here that morning, the morning she passed away – Mother’s Day. My mom and I were spending the weekend 4 hours away from my home in Door County, WI courtesy of Children’s Hospital who gifted me the stay for the amount of money I raised last year. My mom was key in helping … Continue reading That morning.