Hello Again!

Well Hello Again! It has been WAY TO LONG since I have shared anything here so I thought this would be a good time to let you know what we’ve been up to.  Oh and Happy March!!  I know many of you are enjoying a rather cold day or should I say DAYS.  Here in…

This is not my Happily Ever After…

August 21, 2013 Today marks what would have been my 20th wedding anniversary.  I remember my wedding day like it was yesterday, I was so excited but very nervous as I was finally marrying the man I had dated and dreamed of marrying for 6 and half years!!!  We began dating the end of my…

BIG LOVE

    I had the opportunity to speak twice with my Haitian friends on my most recent trip to Jacmel, Haiti.   The first time was Friday night, which I shared  about in an earlier post and the second time was Sunday morning.  I had offered to speak to the women since that is definitely…

LOVE was, LOVE is…

I have to admit that this week leading up to Valentines Day has been a bit difficult!  I once heard it said that Valentines is just “Single Awareness Day”  I could not relate then but have to admit I felt a little sorry for those who did not have “someone.”  SO here I am very…

Celebrating a beautiful marriage!!

August 21st would have been our 19 year wedding anniversary.  SO in honor of our love and relationship I wanted to share the last anniversary letter I received from you. Babe, My goodness, 17 years.  What a beautiful accomplishment.  Six and half years of dating and 17 married and we get to do it all…

Make a wish…

My first birthday since losing Todd recently passed.  As I celebrated with two dear friends in Napa, CA I could not have asked for a better day.  What I mean is all things considered with my new adjusted life I celebrated in a place I had always dreamed of going and was surrounded by Gods…

He is still the man of my dreams…

After struggling to fall asleep Thursday night, I think I laid in bed for an hour until after midnight and then once I was good and asleep I heard a little voice come through my door saying, “Mommy I pee peed in my bed”, it was 1 AM and I was forced to get up…

How our love story began…

April 24, 2012 Today marks the day Todd and I declared our first date 25 years ago!!  Hard to believe it has been that long!  SO I felt today would be the appropriate time to share how it all began… Todd and I first met in high school, Newman Smith in Carrollton. In the Spring…

The LOVE of my Life

It has been said, “it is better to have loved and lost, than to never loved at all.” with that being said, oh how Todd and I loved and my life is fuller for it! I think back to our 6 years of dating and 18 years of marriage and boy did we live life…