Happy Birthday Angel “of my life”.

Mimi, Do you remember that? “Angel of my life”, “Light of my life”? I remember you referring to me as either - out at the ranch, in the kitchen, after you’d belly laughed at any of the conversations we used to have. Conversations about anything. You’re eyes were lights as you spent time with your … Continue reading Happy Birthday Angel “of my life”.


Facebook Memory - August 12, 2011 "How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic for the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life, you will have been all of these." -George Washington Carver 💗 Facebook Memory - August … Continue reading Memory

There will always be someone who can’t see your worth.

I've tried to convince myself that it's an art, a skill, talent of some sort. It settled deep within me, but the intruder will not allow my mind to pin it with such descriptions. "Keep spinning it", I tell myself, in hopes of staying in the sun. Somehow, at this time, I'm unable shift what … Continue reading There will always be someone who can’t see your worth.


-Troye Sivan https://youtu.be/3awzvNrKDsg 💙💛💖, Bailey

Happy Eighth Birthday, PopPop!

Chachi, Your eighth birthday hasn't been exactly as you hoped for, I know. I'm so glad that you have some good doctors, though, and you're getting taken care of well! (With all of these meds, you may be having a pretty good time today 😂). You've been a soft place for me to fall through … Continue reading Happy Eighth Birthday, PopPop!


We said it would be a hard year. When we used the word "hard" in December of 2017, we were clueless of what it would add up to. My days no longer feel long enough. The hours fly passed me like the birds from above. My "to-do" list circles my head as a hula hoop … Continue reading Lifeguard.

Our Hearts Have Been Loved By You.

I will be honest, I have not gone to your gravesite yet.   You’re birthday is April 17. You we’re diagnosed with breast cancer on July 18, 2017. You became an Angel on July 15, 2018.   Everyone can remember a date if they try. I don’t have to try to remember the thousands of … Continue reading Our Hearts Have Been Loved By You.