anger

“Almost every sinful action ever committed can be traced back to a selfish motive. It is a trait we hate in other people but justify in ourselves. ”  ― Stephen Kendrick The 5 stages of grief is so interesting. It’s also so very misunderstood. I just recently purchased a book called “The Grief Recovery Handbook”. It’s …

back from the ussr

“Just because someone carries it well, doesn’t mean it isn’t heavy.” -Unknown I survived 8 whole days in Russia. Oh, and 47 hours of travel…that I did alone. It was such an incredible experience, and I’m beyond grateful I was able to go. So thankful I could support my husband on his first international coaching …

24 hour rollercoaster

“Think of your child then, not as dead, but as living; not as a flower that has withered, but as one that is transplanted, and touched by a Divine hand is blooming in richer colors and sweeter shades than those of earth.” – Richard Hooker Time for another one of those raw & real posts. It’s …

i’m still thankful

“Guilt is perhaps the most painful companion to death.” – Elisabeth Kubler-Ross I read an article about loss that talked about grieving with gratitude. To find “one little thing” each day to be thankful for. I have actually tried to do this since Kellan died and some days are harder than others. Today I have …

dear everyone

“A ton of regret never makes an ounce of difference.” –Grenville Kleiser ‘Dictionary Of Proverbs’ I’ve had several conversations with friends, old and new, the past few days. I normally hate talking on the phone, but sometimes you just need to talk through your feelings. This blog helps me do that as well. I read …