A week ago I celebrated my birthday by getting a tattoo. It wasn’t my first, and it won’t be my last, but it was by far the hardest for me to decide on. It was the hardest because it’s been 6 years in the making, and will be a reminder of the hardest moment in… Continue reading Remembering
I personally prefer reading books and blogs to gain insight on different topics. This allows me to take notes, highlight or write down specific information that resonates with me. Books are great, because I can physically hold them in my hand and write all over them. I can grab it right off of my shelf… Continue reading What do you do for personal development?
Just like we have to rebuild a home after a storm, we also need to rebuild our bodies and minds after we withstand an emotional storm that has taken its toll on us. This is where I find myself right now. The state of the world this past year has really put me through the… Continue reading Rebuild in Progress
Today is my twin boys' 6th birthday. For most parents, this is a joyous occasion, filled with presents, birthday cake, smiles and laughter. But for me, Today is filled with all of that and more. Today will also be filled with grief, longing, and sadness over missing the son that should be here celebrating with… Continue reading Happy Birthday
It has been 2,185 days since we first saw Joey's beautiful face. 2,185 days since we heard the tiny squeak of his first breath. 2,185 days since the nurse tearfully told us that she was not able to intubate him. It has been 2,185 days since we watched Jack be rushed to the NICU within… Continue reading 2,185 Days