The Choice to Love: A Step-Mother and Daughter’s Journey

Sharing my "Mother's" Day Journey with my daughter My daughter Abigail and I, on a regular “day in the life of” — those are the best days. When I first met my daughter she had just turned five; a raging ball of emotion and wildness that overwhelmed and captured everyone in her midst. She didn’t just live her … Continue reading The Choice to Love: A Step-Mother and Daughter’s Journey

My Son’s Stepmother Passed, and I am a Weepy Mess

One would think this wouldn't affect me so, but it is complicated how our hearts handle death. https://unsplash.com/photos/6iM5GOht664 My son is in his upper twenties now, but I look back on his childhood days with a grateful, yet sometimes guilty heart. There were tough days sprinkled in with the rambunctious adventures of my firstborn. His … Continue reading My Son’s Stepmother Passed, and I am a Weepy Mess