What you see in this photo are two sinners striving for sainthood...failing daily and relying on God’s grace to make it through...33 years of date nights...almost 31 years of marriage...4 souls given by God...2 going straight home to Him...2 we got to hold and love this side of heaven...12 moves, 2 … [Read more...] about Perfect exists only on the Cross
This morning in Mass, my pastor Fr. Barkett, asked a question that I have been pondering all day. “What do you have?” His question was in response to today’s Gospel where the Apostles come to Jesus w/great concern on how they will feed the 5,000 plus people who have come to hear Our Lord … [Read more...] about What do you have?
2:12 a.m. - Some nights sleep evades me as my heart and mind battle over grief and staying present in this moment. I came up with a battle plan about six months after Courtney died to work my way through nights like these and it begins with a conversation with the one who walked this same path long … [Read more...] about Sleepless Nights
One week ago I was standing on stage sharing my heart w/150 women in TX at the @geniusconference. I came into the weekend feeling nervous over my responsibilities and the fact that I had never met, in person, any of the team save one. I had prayed for them, chatted on-line but had no idea how we … [Read more...] about Genius Conference 2019
Next stop Austin, TX.Lessons learned so far today, I need to get better at packing for long trips. I had to pay a fine for a bag that was overweight. I spilled half my latte, slightly burning my hand and I initially went to the wrong gate but caught myself in time. .Lord have mercy it’s a Monday. … [Read more...] about Texas, here I come!
My beautiful Courtney, my daughter, my Warrior Princes, my sunshine...today doesn’t happen without you sweet girl. This book we wrote together is proof that miracles happen and that love always wins I ache to hold you today. My arms feel so empty without you in them. The tears are proof that your … [Read more...] about Mother’s Day