"We are not put on this earth for ourselves, but are placed here for each other. If you are always there for others, then in time of need, someone will be there for you.
-- Jeff Warner
"What I want to say to you is that sometimes life catches you by surprise and you feel unequipped to handle what it brings you, but every bit of life you've lived before that moment equips you to live through it. That's what I would give to you."
-Fanni Victoria Green-Lemons (talking to her daughter)
If there is any secret to this life I live, this is it: the sound of what cannot be seen sings within everything that can, there is nothing more to it than that.
"The most important thing she'd learned over the years was that there was no way to be a perfect mother and a million ways to be a good one."
Category Archives: Pictures
>Ever since I started my 365 blog, I feel like I have neglected this place when it comes to pictures. So many of my pictures are taken just to get that one picture a day in, and I just don’t … Continue reading
>when will winter end?
>I am so ready for spring to get here, I can’t even express how much I hate winter…snow be gone! I haven’t written in a while because our computer was out of operation, and we finally got everything fixed this … Continue reading
>Daddy had just gotten back from his trip to Orlando, and he brought along a friend for Leila Leila hanging out with Aunt Andrea and Uncle Steve Just because she is cute
>Welcome to Single Motherhood
>Cory is out of town this week, so I am testing out single parenting…I think I am going to try to keep him around I have decided.While Cory is hanging out at Walt Disney World for a “conference” Leila and … Continue reading
>9 Month Pictures!
>It is January 15th and we have finally gotten our first snow storm of the year. I can’t say that I am excited about it, I hate snow. Cory and I both have today off of work for MLK Day, … Continue reading
>Leila’s First Christmas
>Just a quick update to put down some thoughts about Leila’s First Christmas…Everything went really well. Leila did great considering that she was low on sleep and high on activity! Christmas Eve both mine and Cory’s families came over for … Continue reading
>Grandpa Ed’s Birthday Party
>Saturday afternoon we celebrated Grandpa Ed’s 70th birthday at Biaggi’s in Cedar Rapids. Leila had sent out an invitation to all of her Aunts and Uncles on Cory’s side of the family and we had reserved a private room in … Continue reading
>Here are some recent pictures
>Here is Leila sporting her poncho…made by myself, Andrea and Mom Here is Leila hanging out in her jammies Leila and her Buddy Bryce. He is 13 months old and the son of our friends Matt and Cindy Weber. Here … Continue reading