My Word for 2018. Renew.

For the last few years, instead of setting specific resolutions, I have chosen a word.  That word becomes my focus for the year.  For 2017 my word was hope.  And, oh, how I needed that word.  There were so many moments that I needed to make a very conscious decision to not become hopeless. It … Continue reading My Word for 2018. Renew.


Christmas without Daddy

Dad died right in between my birthday and my sister's birthday.  Crazy, right?  Almost like, if he knew it was going to have to happen around this time, he wanted to make sure it was as fair as possible.  It has made for some weird moments.  Like my sister's birthday lunch- Mom, Gynny, and I … Continue reading Christmas without Daddy


On November 29, 2017 at 3:52 a.m. Daddy went to be with Jesus.  There are so many stories about this past couple of weeks that prove that God has been with our family every step of the way.  I am full of gratitude, full of hope, and I even feel deep joy.  But I'm also … Continue reading Daddy