Some girls are just born with glitter in their veins


challenge by choice

April 28, 2014 Love4JLK

Bereavement camp.. Who knew right?? I had no idea places like this existed.. actually let’s be honest I had no idea there was a need for a place like this to exist. I knew kids died.. I even had an idea a few died from cancer.. but that’s rare. .. certainly too rare to have […]

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simple acts

April 25, 2014 Love4JLK

I just want to write something about my post from last night I have gotten quite a few comments about it. .. All opinions expressed here are my own.. They may not fit for every bereaved parent.. but I share so that people reading can know what its like.. 2.5 months out in one mama’s head.. […]

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April 24, 2014 Love4JLK

My kids love going out to get the mail.. and now they love getting to open it. Today we got our memberships to Happy Hollow.. a semi local, preschool aged theme park. I excitedly opened it… pulled out the cards and rolled my eyes at one missing.. till the truth knocked me back. It wasn’t […]

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April 22, 2014 Love4JLK

We did crossfit today. A local place … coast range crossfit has been beyond generous in gifting us a memberships. It’s the first time since I have known him that I have seen Tony truly excited about exercising .. I think it will be crucial component of his healing process. Being active was even a “homework” […]

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April 21, 2014 Love4JLK

Today was Charlottes first Easter.. also our first without Jennifer. Somehow I didn’t make that connection until I was nursing her before bed tonight. . She should have been here to help her baby sister explore her first basket.. . The boys did a great job. They adore their baby sister and it really makes […]

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April 20, 2014 Love4JLK

Sometimes.. this doesn’t seem fair.. or real… or possible.. or survivable. Tomorrow is Easter .. technically our second holiday since she has been gone.. but Valentines day.. 2 days after she died..I just don’t count it. Our boys had fun last night with cousins dying eggs. But it was hard also. Jonathan came home full.. […]

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April 19, 2014 Love4JLK

Easter egg dying at my parents house…with a ton of cousins. That’s where my 2 boys are tonight.. its where my big girl should be too.. . .me too actually. I always said I wasn’t going to stay.. that I was going to drop my kids and leave… I never did though. .. .till this […]

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April 18, 2014 Love4JLK

Vacation time… . . . something I should be so happy about and grateful for.. There are certainly parts of it I am. The people that have opened up their vacation home to us…I am grateful for generous people.. That I have 3 living and healthy (I hope…I think) children.. immensely grateful.. but also full […]

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April 16, 2014 Love4JLK

If you are interested….this is Jennifer’s service.  Sorry it’s taken so long but I am finally ready to share.  The beginning is a little shaky but it settles down…

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tumor donation

April 15, 2014 Love4JLK

**It was suggested to me that I write about my experience with tumor donation … to hopefully help other parents of children with terminal brain cancer. So please feel free to share**   Tumor donation. Not something I ever imagined we would have to discuss in regards to one of our children. Our daughter Jennifer […]

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