To be very honest, at my lowest, I feel like our lives are so close to being “over”. While others kids are picking pumpkins in the patch, mine is in the hospital, and couldn’t pick
It was nearly Thanksgiving, and the grocery store was chalk full of people buying canned pumpkin, fresh cranberries and bags of brussels sprouts. I was in Whole Foods, gathering goods on a lazy Saturday. Jay
Friday afternoon, we were all packed and ready to go. Ready for respite care at Canuck Place Children’s Hospice. But not ready. We didn’t not expect our first visit to be on our anniversary weekend
I’ve folded his clothes for five years now, five years today. It all started the moment we got home from our honeymoon, a blustery, cozy week away in romantic Quebec City. We wore the same
Going to the park is something I usually avoid, for obvious reasons. There is not much for us to do there. And although I am overcoming the stabbing pains in my heart, when I see
Today, October 15th is Infant and Pregnancy Loss Awareness Day. It’s observed with remembrance ceremonies, and the lighting of candles, world-wide at 7:00pm (the International Wave of Light) to remember those precious souls, those tiny beating
Happy Canadian Thanksgiving! Did you know there are songs of thanksgiving right smack dab in the book of Job? Job rejoices at the marvellous power and might and love of God in the midst…amazing stuff.
People always ask me when they hear my daughters story if we ” knew” she was sick when we named her. The crazy part is that we didn’t. Journey Hope was born on April 7,