Birthdays in Heaven

Today would've been my dad's 58th birthday, and its his 4th birthday our family is left to celebrate without him.4 years.Two grand-babies have been born, without the chance to be bounced on his knee. Another grand-baby on the way, my sweet niece, and she too will not hear his booming laugh or be tickled by [...]


Memory Scents

Memory ScentsCigarette smoke and sweet perfumeA dab of hairspray and a slash of lipstickFancy powder and a dash of vanillaSimple smells alone can be pungentBut together they formed a soft cloudClinging to soft sweaters,Paired with bold jewelry.From when I was small untilShe was no longer as tall,This combination of scents offered comfortWhether sniffled in during [...]

Disney Dads

With Father's Day right around the corner, I thought we'd count down the top 10 Disney dads (in my opinion). This is the first year I get to celebrate my husband's new role as a father, and the second year I don't have my own dad to celebrate with. So in honor of all dads, [...]