#TBT Vibes – Mother’s Day 2013

I want to begin to create some weekly themes that are not posts about my Cancer as that is not the purpose I had in mind when I created this Blog. To be honest, I am not exactly sure what my Blog will become. I am letting it lead me. As today is Thursday, I […] Read more…

Nothing is real until your Mom knows…….

Have you ever noticed that? Growing up, our Mom was the orchestrator of our life? She drove use to all of the stuff we did. She met our teachers. She made sure we had what we needed when we needed it. Many times she knew about happenings in our life before we could tell her. […] Read more…

This time last year………

As we sat out on the downstairs patio watching football tonight, I looked over at my long time friend and said ‘do you remember what we were doing in this same spot this time last year?’ Karen’s eyes lit up and she says “your wedding’! Yes, one year ago on September 23, 2017, I married […] Read more…

I Love Fall!🍁

In the south, Fall has become a too long anticipated then short lived event. The heat lingers into the mundane month of September and spills over into the sacred pumpkin spice, jack-o-lantern, football loving month of October. It’s so frustrating when you want to pull out your jeans, new boots, cozy sweaters and light a […] Read more…

The Rose

On the day that I got the worst news of my life, Todd’s Grandmother’s Rose bloomed. I had been anxiously waiting on the call from Duke with the results of my biopsy. It did not go the way I had hoped. It was cancer. The tiny little plant that had started out as a small […] Read more…