A memoir for my dad and a message about suicide

A memoir for my dad and a message about suicide

Ten years. Ten whole years without my sweet dad. Without his laughter, his encouragement, his butterfly kisses and bear hugs. I have been really candid and open about the circumstances revolving my mom’s death, but I haven’t spoken publicly about the circumstances around my dad’s. Over the past couple of…

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Missing you.

Missing you.

One year. 365 days. 8,760 hours spent missing you. I believe with my entire heart that you are supposed to still be here. I believe that there is a “plan” for everyone, but I can’t help but feel like this was not yours. There have been so many moments that…

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One Year

One Year

Mẹ– One year has come and gone so fast yet so slow at the same time. Saying goodbye still feels so fresh, but also like eternity since we have seen your beautiful, smiling face. You welcomed me into your family long before I officially became a Le, an honor I…

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day this year was extremely bittersweet. For the past 9 years, I’ve been so used to stretching ourselves so thin on this day, celebrating my mom, mother-in-law, and both of my grandma’s. This year felt pretty empty in comparison, but we made the best of it together, as a…

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My Mom was Killed by a Drunk Driver

My Mom was Killed by a Drunk Driver

I have been wanting to start a blog for years now to document important milestones in my life, savor memories that always seem to fade, and offer a platform for my {current and future} kids to visit one day. Over the years there have been thousands of moments where I’ve…

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