Choose Love

My heart is filled with sadness at the news of yet another tragedy. Innocent lives stolen—mothers, daughters, fathers, and sons, lost. To be honest I don’t watch the news that much anymore. Every story seems to be about violence. Senseless shootings in Chicago, acts of terror around the world. And it’s getting more prevalent. As […]

Almost Losing My Husband Helped Me Find a Piece of Myself

Today marks the 5-year anniversary of that fateful day when I almost lost my husband. I’m re-posting my thoughts from the experience because they still hold true…and always will. January 10, 2010 is a day I’ll never forget. My life was forever changed when my young, fit, and healthy husband suffered a near-fatal brain hemorrhage. […]

Almost Losing My Husband Helped Me Find a Piece of Myself

January 10, 2010 is a day I’ll never forget. My life was forever changed when my young, fit, and healthy husband suffered a near-fatal brain hemorrhage. Out of the blue. I still vividly recall looking at my husband’s brain scan in the ER and thinking that it was the end. I was 11 weeks pregnant […]

We Need Love Now More Than Ever

My husband sent me a link this afternoon with news of the Boston Marathon bombing. I felt complete horror as the realization hit me that another senseless tragedy had stolen innocent lives. What was supposed to be a celebration of the drive and determination of thousands ended up being momentous for other reasons I’d rather […]