I’ve always gone into a new year with such high hopes and expectations. It’s hard for me to wrap my head around that now. In 2012, I remember saying, ‘2013 is going to be great!’ We started the year off celebrating life for Vovo’s 100th birthday, and we are ending the year mourning life- Life […]

Two Months

It’s been two months. Two months since I received the dreaded call that changed my life forever.  Two months since the police officer told me you had a long road ahead.  Two months since one of the doctors told us you had a severe brain injury, but she was hopeful because you had bitten down […]

A Stranger

When Christiano was born, I fell in love the moment I heard him cry. The doctor handed him off to the nurse within seconds to have his vitals checked,  but more importantly to tend to me. I had hemorrhaged and lost quite a bit of blood during delivery, so the doctor gave me blood transfusions […]

A Future Hope

‘For I know the plans I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.’  Jeremiah 29:11 has always been a prominent verse in our home. I’ve prayed  it over my children many times, and my husband and I stand on […]