Happy Birthday, Bug!

Happy Birthday, Bug!

Seventeen years ago today I officially became a mom. It is the day my son, Kaleb, (after 25 hours of natural labor and childbirth,) entered into the world and took his first breath. Happy birthday to him, and happy birthing day to me! Wow. What a ride we have had...
Building My WINGS

Building My WINGS

How many people in the world are stuck in a cage? Stuck in the perspective that life should be a certain way? When are we going to break free of this? I’m not talking about viewing the glass as half full, or making lemonade out of the lemons life gives...
Our Incredible Journey

Our Incredible Journey

In January of this year my sister-in-law and dear friend, Mandy, told me about a 3 day 60 mile walk for Susan G. Komen for breast cancer awareness she wanted to do to cross off her bucket list. Since I love a challenge, and helping people cross things off their bucket...
The Accident

The Accident

I have helped so many, yet, I have known it is my mission in life to help more. To bring my story to the eyes and ears of hundreds of people that are suffering through loss. Parents, sisters, brothers, family, friends who have lost loved ones. Who have lost them in a...
No Fear

No Fear

No fear. What does that mean? We all have a fear of something….don’t we? A fear of heights, a fear of closed in spaces, a fear of spiders, a fear of failure, a fear of success, a fear of death. My fear is the fear of being trapped. Not in a physical, caged up sense,...
The Lifeguard

The Lifeguard

I was going home from work one night and I get an email. One I was not expecting. One that took the breath away from me. It was from one of the lifeguards at the water park that helped give my son CPR…that tried the best she could to save his precious life. She...