This past weekend I traveled home for my nephews graduation. As much as I love Florida, Chicago will always be my home away from home. The weekend was filled with fun and family and it was so great spending time with my oldest daughter who stayed up in IL. Here are a few pictures. Where… Continue reading My weekend in pictures.
It’s hard to believe it’s been a month since Sammy passed away. I’ve committed myself to living a better life for him, because he would’ve wanted that for me. With a real feel of 87 degrees outside tonight, I decided the run/walk method was the way to go. I ran more and a tad faster… Continue reading One month
I’m still having a hard time since Sammy passed almost a month ago. I don’t sleep well and the physical ache in my chest hasn’t lessened. But it’s time to shed the five lbs I’ve gained and get back at it. With Florida summer in full force already, I took it easy. I walked the… Continue reading Monday
Tonight I was blessed to spend the evening with a life long friend. A friend that shares in all my joys and sorrows. A friend that listens to every aspect of my life, one that laughs with my joyous moments and one that tears up hearing about my struggles with losing my Sammy. I am… Continue reading Rough times.
Two weeks ago, today, I lost my best friend. While some may say Sammy was just a pet, I will argue that losing my beloved dog was just as hard, if not harder than losing a family member. The night before he died, he was acting very strange. He didn’t want to eat, and he… Continue reading The hardest day of my life…
Sorry gang, I’ve been out of the loop since my dog passed away. I am still here, but working through it all. I’ll eventually write about that day, but I’m just not ready yet. I hope by next week… With that being said, I also try to get back to running/working out next week. I… Continue reading Sorry…
I would personally like to thank everyone for their outpouring of love and support. Our friends, family and neighbors have wrapped themselves around us and even though we are not ok, we feel everyone’s love and support and couldn’t feel more blessed. The void that is left when you lose a pet is soul crushing.… Continue reading Such a loss.