“The second we walk in with a basket full of puppies, all that loneliness is washed away, if only for a moment.”
“Seeing her thrive and grow bigger makes me feel like I have a purpose.”
“We already had four girls and this was our last try for a boy, so this was going to be emotional either way.”
“Putting kids and elders together is an instant opportunity for everyone to ‘win.'”
“This beautiful angel is our daughter. We are co-parents. I am the ‘Bonus-Mom,’ and she is her ‘Bio-Mom.’ Here we stand together, all smiles, at OUR daughter’s wedding. Was it a walk in the park? No. Were there nights of doubt, jealousy and confusion? Yes. Did we always see eye to eye? No. However, we both pressed forward for OUR daughter.”
NOPE. NOPE. NOPE.
“When you hear the word cancer, all you think about is your family and everything you never did. Once the shock wears off, you put on your big girl pants and fight like hell.”
Sometimes the best music happens when you least expect it.
“Owynn had no clue. It was the best Christmas gift ever.”
“He bent forward and shook as if he was collapsing on himself. I did not know what was happening, and then I realized he was crying.”