He lived and he was loved.

Mar 19, 14 He lived and he was loved.

Posted by in Family, Soul

I have some friends that haven’t known me for very long. I have some friends that have known me for what seems like forever. Everyone that knows me should know this one thing. I have a brother and 19 years ago today he died. But more importantly, he lived. He lived and he was loved. He was loved by me and so many more. He...

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Blankies for Boston

Apr 22, 13 Blankies for Boston

Posted by in Rants & Raves, Soul

My wonderful future sister-in-law (if my BIL ever gets off his duff) is running a project called Blankies for Boston. They are collecting 1000 comfort blankets for victims, victims’ families, and first responders of the Boston Marathon bombing. The four women organizing this project met knitting and crocheting scarves for...

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Sick Kids at Disney is a First World Problem

Feb 05, 13 Sick Kids at Disney is a First World Problem

Posted by in Disney, Rants & Raves, Soul

A quick look through the World news anywhere on the internet will tell you that having sick kids at Disney doesn’t really rank up there with the kinds of serious problems facing the world. As you read my posts over the next week or two realize that I know this. I understand that I am whining and complaing that my otherwise...

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My girl’s New Year wish.

Jan 03, 13 My girl’s New Year wish.

Posted by in Family, Photos, Soul

In preschool they asked the Dino Class what their New Year’s wish was… Me too baby, me too. We could all use a few more rainbows in our...

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Light a candle of love

Dec 23, 12 Light a candle of love

Posted by in Rants & Raves, Soul

My children are playing together quietly in the other room. I hear them whispering to each other. They are playing nicely. My children. They are 6, 4 & 2. This doesn’t happen often. The quiet playing nicely thing. I have a minute so I thought I’d write. I have gone quiet since last Friday. Since Newtown. Since the...

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#GivingTuesday

Nov 27, 12 #GivingTuesday

Posted by in Family, Rants & Raves, Soul

I’m just going to name this post the hashtag for Giving Tuesday. Let’s just get down to it, shall we?  What are you giving today? Lots of buying and getting and wanting and have-to-hav-ing happened over the weekend. We had Black Friday which started on Thursday and then Cyber Monday, which I think also started on...

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