Memorial Tree

A big thank you to my husband, Kyle and his best friend, Adam for surprising me with this beautiful gift:Planting a memorial tree for my sister's ONE YEAR heaven anniversary on April 5, 2018. A beautiful red oak tree honoring my sister's life and her last days spent with us in Bolingbrook. Spring 2018A tree that … Continue reading Memorial Tree

Across The Water

"Irish Blessing" by Bill Leslie https://youtu.be/AaLQuVNrh2Q Iza took her last breaths surrounded by family while this song was playing in the background. Tears simply pour out every time I listen to this song.  My heavenly sister, I reassure myself that you're just across the water. And I know you see us back home, watching over … Continue reading Across The Water

Dream Angel

A few weeks ago, my sister and I were together again in a dream. We were in Poland, laughing and talking with our grandmother beside us. A delicious stew was simmering in the kitchen while our babcia was preparing her homemade apple knotted cake. The sun was setting, bringing forth peace into our evening as … Continue reading Dream Angel

Eternal Light

Grief is a lifelong journey. Some days are great and others are filled with tears. Yet, we continue to cherish the life God gave us. And it's true. Sometimes amidst the darkest moments, we must find light and love where we are.¬†We are alive with so much to live for. So many moments to capture... … Continue reading Eternal Light

Hopeful Day

Great song for us to stay hopeful... One day we will be with our loved ones in heaven, enjoying our life together like we did when they were here with us. No fears, sickness, tears, sadness or anger. Only pure joy and endless happiness. An abundance of love. The promised, magnificent heaven. Our father's home... https://youtu.be/3M5oDAj_FlMContinue reading Hopeful Day

Traveling Paws

A few years before my sister passed, she talked about taking a road trip to Tennessee. Pack up, head south and spend a week in a rustic cabin amidst the beautiful Smokey Mountains. Enjoy the breath-taking views from our balcony. And simply relax... Just like we did on those breezy summer days back in Poland. … Continue reading Traveling Paws

A New Day

How beautiful it is to focus on the little blessings that mean so much... How much depth they carry to get us through... Faith, hope and the strongest of all... Love... The love surrounding us and the love we give to others. Beautiful unfailing love... And through it all, we are not alone. We put … Continue reading A New Day