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My Way

My Way

So there is something to be said about Frank Sinatra’s famous song “My Way” I’ve lived a life that most people might raise an eyebrow to. I have definitely bit off more than I could chew at times.  I’ve had my share of tears and […]

His Grace

His Grace

  I remember taking this picture in 2015, just a year after being diagnosed with facial paralysis. Frenchie took me on a trip between surgeries; funny I can’t remember where we were. We’ve been on so many trips together trying hard to mark everything off […]

See You Later

See You Later

To say it’s been a whirlwind of emotions the past 6 weeks would be an understatement. This is Shane Wright, his son Brian is married to my daughter Kaitlyn. Shane celebrated his birthday on May 24th with his wife children and nine grandchildren; two of […]

Graduation

Graduation

On May 21st 2009 Kaitlyn granduated from HighLand High School, it rained the entire time but was still a very fun night. It was so fun to see her with her friends who she loves so much, it will interesting to see how all of […]

Joy

Joy

  I’m not quite sure why my life has been spared, or why I have been blessed with an abundance of heavenly awareness. The only conclusion I can come to is that I know He lives and has a plan for me. It’s difficult to […]

Today

Today

Today has so much going for it, it’s here, it’s now and it belongs to you. This moment, right now is the only time that comes with a guarantee. Learn today to be kind to everyone– I attended an event today hoping I would take […]

The skinny on skinny

The skinny on skinny

  Me and Taryn, dinner before the show. The truth is skinny does not equal happiness or health.  I am the thinest I’ve been since my twenties, I’m also the most unhealthy I have ever been.  I know friends who with age have gained weight–it […]

Surgery #35

Surgery #35

On June 30th I entered Maricopa County Hospital with Dr. Lettieri (my smile doctor) Myself and Dr. Lettieri-just before surgery I wasn’t nervous or afraid, after all he was just repairing some of the skin that was ripped off after my skin graft.  This should […]

Love Yourself

Love Yourself

My body is not responding well to the skin graft. I met with Doctor Lettieri this week, we both agree I will be returning for surgery #35 on June 30th. Frenchie and I needed some time together, he has been working a lot of hours […]

Phoenix is Innocent and Honest

Phoenix is Innocent and Honest

Kaitlyn and Phoenix- so dang cute Kaitlyn and Brian’s little guy Phoenix is incredibly sweet, inquisitive and loving.  This week I was sitting with him watching old pictures of our family pop up on the computer roll.  Phoenix took my hand and said “Chair” so […]