Ryder's Heart

reliving it

The past week has been an interesting time for me. I think during the hospital stay, the surgery, the busy-ness of being home again I didn’t allow myself to think about everything that we went through. And then all of a sudden, it hit me and came crashing down. I have been praying for some… Read More reliving it

Family, Ryder Amelia, Ryder's Heart


To say that I’m overwhelmed by the love and prayers we have felt the past couple of weeks would be an understatement. I’ve received emails, cards, phone calls, texts, Facebook messages, etc. encouraging me and telling me that people are praying for Ryder. I’m so moved by all of these things that I don’t even… Read More smiles

Ryder Amelia, Ryder's Heart


One of my wonderful friends here in Paris, Caroline, called me over the weekend to check in on Ryder. I was telling her all my fears and anxiety over what the next few months would look like and how Ryder would do after surgery. She kept telling me to take it one day at a… Read More peace