I really have nothing new to say this year. She is still gone, it still hurts, it still is the worst thing I have ever had to endure.
I still miss her, I still wish with all my heart she was here, I still hate that her siblings miss what they never had.
I will never stop loving, missing, wanting, and needing her with me.
I will never stop wanting my life back.
Twelve years gone and it still hurts like it was yesterday.
My children, I want you to remember this date; June 26, 2015. That was a day that history was made. That was a day when marriage was deemed constitutional for ALL. Not just those who, like your parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, are in heterosexual relationships; but for those who are not. The Supreme Court […]
Thirteen years ago I was pregnant with my first baby. I was starting to explore my birth options and trying to figure out what I wanted for myself and my baby in birth. At this time, my sister had 2 home births and my sister-in-law had a birth center birth. So, I knew there were options […]
There was an old woman who lived in a shoe, She had so many children, she didn’t know what to do. Sometimes I feel like the old woman. So many people to take care of, to help, to hope are succeeding and aren’t falling through the cracks. There is swim team, soccer, girl scouts, cub […]
My darling niece is here visiting for a few days. She is my only sister’s only daughter. I love her like my own. I am so blessed to have had 11 nieces and nephews when I got married. I had 11 babies to love on, dote on, play with, take care of, and adore before […]
It is no secret I have depression. I have always been very open about that here. The tricky thing about depression though, is it is so isolating. It makes you not want to do things you love. It tells you lies and you believe those lies. The lies I have been hearing and believing lately […]