Happy Birthday in Heaven, Mom. <3

My beautiful mom would have been 63 today.  Today is the first birthday she will have in heaven, though.  I can't believe it's been almost a year that God took her from this Earth.  As hard as it is for me, I know that she will be having the best birthday she has ever had. Today, I am going to try not to think about the fact that she's not here to physically celebrate her birthday, but celebrate her new life.  I want to keep her memory alive, especially with Riley.  I don't want her to forget … [Read more...]

It’s Not Goodbye, It’s See You Later

If you follow my blog, you know that my dear mother passed away May 10th.  Losing her has been the most difficult thing I have ever gone through, and I have been through a lot in my 22 years already.  My mom was my best friend, my everything.  She was always the first person I went to when I had good news (after my husband, of course) and the one I went to for advice.  She taught me so much.  To treat people the way you want to be treated and to always stand up for yourself and your family, … [Read more...]

RIP Andy Griffith

 RIP Andy Griffith June 1, 1926 - June 3, 2012  I'm very sad today to hear about the passing of Andy Griffith.  I watched The Andy Griffith Show all the time when it was on TV (reruns of course) and I loved Matlock.  He will forever be missed. … [Read more...]

RIP Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston August 9, 1963 - February 11, 2012 <3  I'm very sad to hear about the passing of Whitney Houston.  She was a beautiful woman with lots of talent.  She will be missed very much.    RIP Whitney.  I Will Always Love You. … [Read more...]