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 […]

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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 […]

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Expressions of Love


Dear Daughter, Love is expressed in so many simple yet beautiful ways.  Most people automatically associate the word love with romantic love but did you know that love is more than just romantic love? Just look around you and you will see it.  It is in the touch of a baby’s hand as he reaches […]

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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 […]

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