Things My Mama Said-Part I


Dear daughter, I wish I could see Mama.  I have so much to share with her.  I wish you could snuggle in Mama’s arms again.  You loved doing that.  She loved you so much and always asked about you.  There was a special connection between the three of us.  One I will never forget and […]

Struggles


Dearest daughter, There will be times during your life when you are faced with what appears to be an insurmountable task.  This is a guarantee.  We all face challenges.  The key is to look at what you have been presented with an open mind and to have a positive outlook.  Sometimes we get so wrapped […]

What is Family?


“Family isn’t always blood.  It’s the people in your life who want you in theirs; the ones who accept you for who you are.  The ones who would do anything to see you smile and who love you no matter what.”  Unknown Dearest daughter, A good friend once shared this quote with me. I didn’t […]

What is Love?


Dearest daughter, On September 6, 1999, my life changed dramatically.  That was the day that I met you for the very first time.  My heart would never feel the same again.  I held you in my arms morning and night.  The nurses begged me to put you in the hospital bassinet and get some rest but […]