Robbie’s Grave 5/30/22

My sisters put flowers on his grave today. I wish I could travel to WI this summer, but it is so expensive now that we live in Houston. Hopefully we can visit next summer. I miss Robbie so much. Sometimes it seems like yesterday that we said good bye and other times it seems like…

Robbie’s HS Graduation 10 Years ago 5/26/22

10 years ago, Robbie Graduated from high school with so many dreams and a bright future. Just three years later, he was fighting cancer. I think of Robbie as I see everyone posting happy pictures of their children graduating from high school. I never thought that grief would be triggered by so many different things….

Flowers for Robbie 5/23/22

Today, I made arrangements for Robbie to have flowers put on his grave for his 29th birthday next month. It doesn’t get any easier and it always hits me harder than I expect. I know he is perfectly healed and with my parents, which gives me peace as I grieve for him. The picture is…

College Visit brings back Memories 5/15/22

The boy we met on the cancer walk during spring break is a Junior in high school and is interested in looking at colleges, so we took him on a college visit yesterday. As we arrived and talked with the Dean about what he would need to be able to apply to college. I remembered…

Mother’s Day 2022

I spent a couple hours on Mother’s Day going through pictures Robbie had posted online. He posted several while in high school that I don’t remember seeing.

Greiving 5/2/22

I have been grieving my parents lately and always grieving for Robbie. I miss talking to my mom every day. She was a good listener and had advice on everything. She passed away in 2015, a few months before Robbie got sick. Hearing her voice was always calming. I am not sure why it has…