Blessed beyond reason

Last week was surreal and scary. We all went into survival mode, doing what we could to support each other. Trying to stay positive, while struggling with those little voices that kept saying he might not pull through. Those voices can be vicious, but despite your best efforts to shut them out, they find you … Continue reading

Praying for strength

The phone call took my breath. It made my head spin and my world go black. My hands trembled and my brain reeled with disbelief and denial. This couldn’t be happening. The last… however many days… have been a whirlwind of emotion. Despair. Hope. Relief. Overwhelming sadness, followed closely by sheer joy. Joy that’s intermittent … Continue reading

Picture time :)

Back to reality after a long weekend with family… it always goes by too fast. Maggie Mae seemed to enjoy the trip. She aggravated Murphy (who outweighs her by at least 40 pounds), stole his favorite rawhide bone and generally acted like the attention-whore that she is. This was her favorite spot: She insisted that … Continue reading