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Category Archives: PERSONAL

Goodnight baby girl I love you…it’s time to go to sleep

I remember that feeling when I said,”good night baby girl, I love you and it’s time to go to sleep,” and closed Sammy’s door.  I didn’t hear a sound…and my heart beat with so much excitement.  ”She did it,” I said to Matty, “she did it!” We had worked with Sammy for two tiring weeks […]

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Happy Birthday Sammy

As I lay in bed last night, my mind flashed back to last year to the day… to that moment when I first saw your face.  You were the most beautiful baby I had ever seen and curled up against my chest, skin to skin…I remember everything stopped.  And I just looked at you. Warmth […]

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A Day in Michigan | Part 2…the Beach

This is Ro Ro ( Roland)  Sammy’s cousin…just say AWE! And this is her other cousin, Sammy followed Niles around the entire vacation.  I think if we were together another week, she would have started walking so she could be just like Niles. Attack of the waves!!!When Sammy wasn’t eating sand or knocking down all of […]

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A Day in Michigan

I love living in Boston, but we live far from all of our family…especially my parents and siblings. It had been 8 months since we had last seen Nana, Pop pop! For weeks my heart went pitter patter every time I thought about going…and now it just aches knowing we probably won’t see them again […]

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Visiting our favorite spot in Boston | Castle Island

Overlooking the Bay.  I said to myself, ” Today is a good day.” Yesterday, Sammy and I sat on the hill at Castle Island and watched the boats go by.  She crawled through the grass and sat a good distance away where she looked out over the ocean for the longest time.  It is always […]

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