22nd Anniversary

22nd Anniversary

July 10th marks the 22nd anniversary of the dreadful day when my three beloved children went to Heaven.  Last year was the first time I worked on that day.  That was the one and only time I plan to work on July 10th.   When I lived in Columbus, OH, I spent July...
Through My Window

Through My Window

I realized that I haven’t written in quite a while. This is in part because I haven’t been in a mindset to do much of anything. Do you ever get in a “funk” and just can’t seem to shake it? Feel like the universe has some crazy energy affecting your mood. Or maybe it’s...
Strength To Interfere

Strength To Interfere

I recently read Brene’ Brown’s book Braving the Wilderness.  Her work is changing so many lives, me included.  She lists four elements that we should incorporate into our lives.  One being “Hold Hands. With Strangers.”  This element reminded me of a speech I delivered...
Sibling Love

Sibling Love

I was looking through pictures the other day and ran across several from when my brother, Brian, and I were little.  The pictures brought back great memories. Brian and I were just 15 months apart so we learned early on to share and play together.  I...