Category Archives: Cancer

Of loss. Of promises. Of love.

    I lost a dear friend to cancer. Her funeral was today in Fort Wayne, IN. She left behind two sons, Joe & Gabe. One a few years older than Cade and one a year younger. And a husband who loves her more than life itself and who is still in shock. Even if […]

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Protected: promise.

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there and back again

My entry today, 3 years ago can be found here. And the day he passed away, which is tomorrow, can be found here. Reading about Caeden saying good bye (5 years old) sends me over the edge. There is this great quote that I have held onto for years: “…and I can’t be running back […]

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{ the human experience }

  One. Jess is my hair person. I adore her for her talent, but mostly for the conversations we inevitably have. She’s young and smart and a dreamer. She doesn’t own a computer or a cell phone. She says she likes coming home to messages on her machine. She likes the sound of human voice. […]

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{ Chelsa and the Matilda Jane Movement }

For the past hour I have sat at my computer, looking through archives for the day we released balloons. I cannot find..and my search engine irritates me today. I will never forget that cold, cloudy day when Mike showed up with a gigantic box. GIGANTIC box that was light as a feather. With instructions given […]

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