• I Miss You

    June 7, 2014

    My sweet Brigid,

    This month it will be three years since you left us.

    Three years.  How did that happen? It seems like it was just…

  • Rebuilding

    January 14, 2014

    Losing our little ones is like being in the direct path of a violent and destructive storm.  Sometimes, it’s a hurricane, forecast in advance…

  • More With Less

    December 10, 2013

    It all started with some Christmas shoes.

    My three boys have been growing like crazy, and I recently got them new shoes.   In an effort…

  • The Best Medicine

    October 17, 2013

    I come from a family of funny people.  At my Uncle Joe’s funeral, his siblings pinned a button on his lapel that said, “Damn,…