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Blessed to be his mommy!!

THANKFUL THURSDAY……Thank you, Lord for allowing me to be Tyler’s mommy!! My brain really cannot get a grasp on the fact that this too-cute for words red-headed boy would be turning 17 (yes, 17!) this weekend! I don’t suppose there are birthday parties in Heaven but I do believe those who are waiting for us… Read More Blessed to be his mommy!!

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Definitely Not a Poet

Well…Linda at Truthful Tidbits told me about her granddaughter’s monthly poetry post….and I thought it would be a great chance to share one of my poems! I enjoy writing poetry but don’t often share it with anyone. But this one was about Tyler and I thought the timing would be great – and, then, don’t… Read More Definitely Not a Poet

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I Miss You, Buddy

One of my real favorites…this picture of Tyler with his sister, Erica, taken at her rehearsal dinner. Tomorrow marks Tyler’s third Heaven birthday. Three years it has been since he left us…and waits for us in Heaven! Almost more than my brain can grasp really. That means three years… Three years since I enjoyed his… Read More I Miss You, Buddy

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A Look Back at the Fundraiser

Getting ready….. would have been impossible without all my wonderfulfriends – I love all of you! My fashion consultant – and beauty advisor I love any opportunity to talk about Tyler A few of our sweet friends and a captive audience! I love you, sweet Tyler

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Camp Friendship

Thankful Thursday…and I want to share just a bit about an amazing place – Camp Friendship! Now..I really have no memory and for some reason I am thinking that I’ve already posted about the camp and, if that is the case, please feel free to skip this….but be sure to check back tomorrow for the… Read More Camp Friendship

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The Broken Chain

I’ve been thinking about Tyler…..maybe more today..or perhaps again today…or simply always. I was given this poem from another mom missing her boy. I have not been able to locate the author but I wanted to share it. It expresses my heart today. The Broken Chain We little knew that morningthat God would call your… Read More The Broken Chain

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Homeschooling

Thankful Thursday…and this Thursday I am so grateful for the opportunity to homeschool the last 2 1/2 years. For the 12 years preceding that, our children attended the Christian school at our church. I was also on staff there, as an aide, and we were very involved…and I am VERY grateful for those years as… Read More Homeschooling

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Trisha and Tyler

Thankful Thursday….and today I am thankful for my girlfriend, Trisha. I am also thanking the Lord for Tyler but more about him in a moment. Trisha and I have been friends for over twenty years and that, in itself, is a huge blessing. All kinds of friendships are wonderful but there is something special about… Read More Trisha and Tyler