The pain that came when I lost my nephew, someone so special and close to me, was and continues to be unbearable at times. There have been times where I have felt guilty for being sad or guilty for going through the grieving process. And there...

Tomorrow, March 21st, marks 3 years since we said goodbye to the sweetest, cutest, most fun, and lovable two year old nephew of ours. Three years ago on this day, and on my brother and sister-in-laws anniversary, they had to say goodbye to their firstborn son. The...

Today is my sweet and precious nephew's 5th birthday. However, we don't get to celebrate him like we wish we could. While he is having the party of a lifetime in heaven, we are doing what we can to honor him here on earth. I...

This past weekend we drove to Austin to visit my brother, sis-in-law, and my niece and joined them in both the Head for the Cure 5K and the St. Baldrick's Pediactic cancer fundraiser. Both events raised a combined total of $200,000 for cancer which is...

Here I am admitting yet again that I really wish I didn't have to write this post. Two years? How is that even possible? Two years ago we said goodbye to the sweetest, cutest, most fun, and lovable two year old nephew of ours. Two years...

September is Childhood cancer awareness month. If you are a new visitor, you might be wondering why I am advocating for childhood cancer. I wish I didn't have to. I wish I knew nothing about the facts of childhood cancer, but in March 2014 just 15...

In May, I went grey for Brain Tumor Awareness Month, and this month I'm going gold for Childhood cancer awareness month. If you have been following my blog, in March 2014 just 15 days after being diagnosed with brain cancer, my 2.5 year old nephew passed...

Last week I shared a post about the 6 stages of grief. Today's post is from the the next sermon and a follow up to the last post - all related to the stage of sorrow. The stage of grief can apply to anyone: it might...

Sermons. They always help me in the trials. I have listened to this one 6 times over the last week. Because it made headline news many people know Rick Warren lost his son last year. This sermon, How We're Getting Through (starting at minute 10), was...