Hello everyone! I want to start by saying that I appreciate all of your questions and I hope I am able to answer them all clearly. I did not answer all of the questions I received, but just chose a few since a lot of the questions were asking similar things. Please know that this … Continue reading The answers to it all…
I have been informed that I am slacking on my blog and people are not happy about it. Guys...I apologize. I suck and that is just all there is to it. So I think we should just pick up where we left off. I was released from in-patient rehab at the end of March and … Continue reading So…what now?
I always knew that I was blessed with such an incredible mother but goodness, she was my rock through the whole process of my recovery. From the very moment she arrived at the scene of my accident to the moment I was released to come home, my mother was there every step of the way. … Continue reading Those Along the Journey (Part 3)
After arriving at the hospital, Tyler was waiting there for me and soon after all of my family and friends came in one-by-one. I had to have several tests, such as X-rays and CT scans, to determine all of my injuries. After the results came in, the doctor had concluded that I had a broken … Continue reading A Long Road Ahead
"How do you know what your life will be like tomorrow? Your life is like the morning fog-it's here a little while, then it's gone."James 4:14, NLT Time...such a simple word but it's meaning is something we take far too lightly. I know the Bible says that we are not promised tomorrow but do we … Continue reading The Day the Clock Kept Ticking
Words are so powerful and you cling onto them even when you do not realize it. In dealing with the aftermath of divorce and losing my kids I tried so hard to be strong, but my strength was masked with hidden emotions. Every time I would hear, "Lauren, you are handling all of this so … Continue reading Those Along the Journey (Part 2)
"The heartfelt counsel of a friend is as sweet as perfume and incense" Proverbs 27:9 NLT Today would have been my eight year wedding anniversary. June 4th is a day I thought I would celebrate forever but it has quickly become just another day on the calendar. I remember the first anniversary that happened after … Continue reading Those Along the Journey (Part 1)
The Kid and I After finishing up our foster care classes, my husband and I began the long process of waiting for the phone call of a placement. One day in early November of 2015, we received a call asking us if we would take in 14-year-old boy who needed a temporary 30 day placement. … Continue reading The Story of E: The Kid