I lost my Mom Oct 26, 2009.

Both and raised in central Kansas, my Mom and Dad led a very simple life. Nothing extraordinary every happened in their life as farmers/ranchers. They were not sick, only ever visited the local family doctor and life was status quo – until mom was diagnosed with an Aortic aneurysm in…

Losing Megan

It has now been over 1.5 years since my daughter died. I remember the day as if it were today. It was a usual December evening; dinner with my husband and son, getting ready for a Neighborhood Holiday Party. The doorbell rang. I answered the door to three (3) Police…

The Love of a Mother

The Love of a Mother From my earliest memories as a small child, my mother is in every single one. Being a single parent raising two children on her own, I admired her strength. My mom was my whole world. She would tell me over the years how hard she…