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Begging vs Believing

Begging vs Believing

When Haleigh was about 13 years old she asked Eric “Dad, when I get my driver’s license will you buy me a car?”  Eric said, “Yes we will have a car for you to drive”  I remember this because I told Eric, “I wish you […]

Divine Connections

Divine Connections

God knows every hair on my head.  He knows who I am.  He knows what my future is.  It seems with this knowledge I should have no fear.  If I trust in the Lord there should be no doubt of His love for me. Living […]

I Am

I Am

The past couple of months have been a mix of emotions.  I am so excited for our new grandbaby to arrive in February.  Kaitlyn is so cute pregnant, and I love watching Brian transitioning from husband mode to the responsibility of becoming a father.  They […]

Dose of Reality or Just Plain Rude

Dose of Reality or Just Plain Rude

Today I received a dose of reality, well I think it was reality I have a hard time distinguishing between reality and rudeness these days. I am trying my hardest to be OK with living with a disfigured odd looking face, potentially for the rest […]

Brain Scan-Mayo Clinic

Brain Scan-Mayo Clinic

I arrived at Mayo Clinic early this morning, and can I just say that the people who drive to work between 7-8 am everyday……I am so sorry.  It was stop and go the entire way to Mayo Blvd.  I will be getting  brain scans every […]

Making Connections

Making Connections

Ford Trimotor Today while working at USAirways, I received an incoming call from the cutest couple.  They were each on the phone line, one in the kitchen and one in the bedroom.  They made a reservation with me, and the gentleman asked me what type […]

What is a Saint ?

What is a Saint ?

When I think of someone as a Saint, my mind immediately goes to Viola Williams, Eric’s Mom.  In my eyes she could do no wrong, she actively would seek out the weak and weary and take them into her home for comfort from their worldly […]

Back to Work

Back to Work

I made the decision to go back to work, my doctors in Cleveland would of wanted me to wait a bit longer, but I can’t sit around.  I look in the mirror and I am still not quite ready to accept what I see, I […]

Living Happy

Living Happy

A couple of weeks ago my dear sweet friend Liz Decker asked me to give a testimonial at our and Event, I  knew I wanted to but was not sure what to say. How could I possibly inspire or be an example ? I have […]

Blake

Blake

It’s 3:18 in the morning, I cannot sleep so I am going to try and post. The blessings that come to a family when they have a son serving on a mission are incredible, In some ways I feel like he has been blessed even […]