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A Life Well Lived

May 24, 2017

Recently, a very good friend of mine lost her mother, 95 years old.   My friend’s mother was a dynamic individual.  She was extremely well read, especially biographies.  She consumed books like meals.  You would swear she was a Kennedy, she knew EVERY family members intimate details.  Down to their sock color preferences… well that may be an embellishment but let’s just say she knew the Kennedys (and every other public figure of the last 2 centuries) inside and out. …

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Bereavement Family Little Moments Moms Parenting Positivity

Thank you!

Two very kind surprises from my friends at Creative Designs by Grieving Mothers… sharing here first.  Creative Designs by Grieving Mothers are responsible for all graphics featuring Anthony. They do them out of the kindness of their hearts, to cope with their own grief. …

April 11, 2017
Bereavement Family Happiness Little Moments Midlife Positivity

Respect and Thanks

When in crisis situations, people’s true colors and passions emerge.   Thankfully, during the past year since Anthony’s death, I have been blessed in the most unexpected ways.   Family, friends and new friends have stepped up.  Been there.  Gone above and beyond.  …

February 22, 2017
Bereavement Family Moms Parenting Positivity

First, He Lived

Today is the 1st Anniversary of my beautiful son Anthony’s passing. He wants us to remember him as he lived. He lived by the motto “Live Every Day Like It’s Your Last.”   He had it tattooed on his arm with an hourglass. He…

February 11, 2017