My Dad and me on my wedding day in 1992. Last week, I released my Dad’s ashes into Lake Michigan with great reverence, love, and gratitude. Samhain and the one year anniversary of his death felt like the perfect time to release his remains. To commemorate this day, here is the post I wrote shortly [...]

I hope you enjoy this tribute to my Mother. Many moons ago my mother found the courage to divorce her abusive husband to save us both from a life filled with pain and suffering. Back then it was rare to be a divorced, single mother. It seemed like most of the marriages in our community [...]