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From the kitchen of Mama B

It’s the 2 year crapiversary. Words cannot express how much my Mama and Uncle are loved and missed. Sometimes when the missing gets to be too much I retreat to the kitchen for childhood comfort food, always found in my Mama’s recipes. 69 more words



October 1st. A day I always look forward to. A day where it is usually guaranteed to have the crisp fall weather that I enjoy so much. 538 more words


Too Soon Spirited Away

Too soon, two months, today- child spirited away.
Veil of tears, wailing moans, allayed by One True Throne.
Child of love, gift of light, sees now with heaven’s sight. 39 more words


Four Practical Steps for When Devastation Hits

We all face times in our lives when things are so intensely difficult, it’s almost too much to bear.

Whether it’s the loss of a job, a loved one or an unexpected devastation that shakes you to your core (like the senseless tragedy in Orlando this past week or the tragic death of the two year old child at Disney), the pain is sharp, deep and very real.   278 more words

Life Lessons


Grief, what a mind game it is. It is the most intense, deep emotion I have ever felt. One minute you are focusing on what’s next in life (because, let’s face it, what else can you do?), the next minute you are completely losing it on your living room couch, or your car, or in front of the pizza shop. 1,049 more words