After losing my son, finding my new normal took a very long time. Becoming a mother is hard to begin with, but when you lose a child within hours of their birth, it is life altering. Add into the mix having a three year old at home, and another preemie in the NICU that you… Continue reading Stand Back Up
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Dear Joey, As I sit here in front of the Christmas tree, I can't help but wonder what your Christmas was like. Every year I wonder what life would be like if we had you here with us. What would you ask Santa for? Would you and Jack like the same things, or would you… Continue reading Dear Joey
Every December, I find myself reflecting on my past. The good, the bad, and the down right ugly. In many of my prior years, the bad moments tend to be the ones that my mind gravitates toward, and I noticed that my inner monolauge beats myself up for all of my failures. All of my… Continue reading Resolutions
During the holiday season, the word joy seems to find it's way to me often. Last night I was teaching my five year old son how to spell it, and then trying to explain the meaning of the word when he asked. How do you explain the word joy to a five year old? Especially… Continue reading Happiness