I reminisce…

Lost you nine years ago to cancer. Doesn’t seem possible. Time has gone very quickly. Every year, on this day, I reminisce. I look at pictures of you and I. The vast majority of them from when I was little. Very, very little. And I know, simply from looking at your face in the pictures … More I reminisce…

Following HIS Dream

Two nights a week. One weekend day. Five hours total. From January through early March this is the baseball practice schedule. Practice on his own. From conditioning, to fielding balls, to practicing his swing. All practice that occurs on the off-hours is self-directed and initiated by Coco. Games start in March. Run through the middle of July. Practice … More Following HIS Dream

Strong and Brave

My little girl is off in surgery. For something minor, tonsils, adenoids, turbinates. Yet, it doesn’t matter, that it’s minor. Not in this mother’s heart. She is my tiny, eight year old little girl who just went to sleep with cotton candy gas. The anesthesiologist told her he was taking her to space. I watched … More Strong and Brave

And She is 7!!

This amazingly awesome, beautiful, inside & out, great sense of humor, kindest heart, smile which lights up a room, laugh that draws you in, and, brings a smile to your lips, little girl, turns 7 today! Happy, Happy, Birthday, Lou!! This picture above, was taken just a couple weekends ago.  We celebrated her birthday, a … More And She is 7!!

Rocks My World!

I’ve discovered, or perhaps, I am finally admitting to myself, that I share about my Coco more often than I share about my Lou. Upon coming to this realization, I have forced myself to do some quiet introspection, and, asked myself, Why? I have come to a few conclusions. As I imagine many of you … More Rocks My World!