July brought fireworks and a funeral.
Our sweet Uncle Mel set off for bluer skies.
He is dearly missed.
Janet and I enjoyed our special time together.
Baseball and Beach Volleyball.
Lake Girls in August.
Asher turned four!
Happy Birthday Asher!
Katie started public high school in September and went to two proms.
She is having a tremendous freshman year and I am so proud of her.
I took this picture on a beautiful October morning. By the end of this very day Emma's health would take a dramatic turn.
I spent much of the next two months driving back and forth to Chicago and helping Emma thru some very hard days.
Katie was very grown up and managed with out mom.
Ezekiel came along and brought with him new joy and another little boy to love.
Emma knitted and mended.
Our son Patrick came to town for a visit in December.
Ubi caritas et amor. Deus ibi est
Where Charity and Love are,
God is there.
As I go forward to greet 2015 I am going to focus on good things,
There is so much to be thankful for.
Charity. More than I have ever experienced.
I am thankful for those of you who visit here.
I am especially thankful for the comments. I know
the comments can be frustrating and fussy...and for that I am
Thank you for caring and thank you for praying.
God bless you.
Encourage one another,