“Just remember to keep pushing forward no matter what and the end will be glorious.”

There have been several times I’ve almost written another post.  Sometimes it’s because a phrase catches my ear and I think “that could have been one of Stephanie’s blog titles.”  Other times, I look at my last post and feel it’s been far too long, and feel that I have an obligation to write so… Continue reading “Just remember to keep pushing forward no matter what and the end will be glorious.”

Eulogy

A year ago today was Stephanie’s funeral. A year ago we laid her to rest in the cemetery and said our final goodbyes. I’m glad to see how much I’ve been able to grow over the last year, and yet I know I’ll always wish I could have one more minute, hour, day, month, or… Continue reading Eulogy

“we can have so much taken from us, but our joy is a choice”

Something I’ve struggled a lot with lately is being happy.  I read a while back that as a widow/widower, you have to give yourself permission to be happy.  I remember thinking that was the dumbest idea, because clearly I wanted to be happy, I just couldn’t be right then.  Well as time’s gone on, I… Continue reading “we can have so much taken from us, but our joy is a choice”