6 Months Later | Losing A Sibling To Drugs

6 months ago I got a message from my sister and then had it confirmed by my little brother that our older brother had passed away after a heroin overdose. In the moment I completely fell to the floor and just didn’t know where to go or crawl to…and I was devastated, because in that…

Tony’s Donation Thank You | Personal

When we lost my brother last month on a sunny Sunday in January, although we occasionally suspected this would happen…we were still shocked. The phone call you know may come but hope doesn’t DID. So, we immediately made plans to make plans and head to Richmond…but before that even happened, an amazing thing happened and…

Celebrating Life + Cousin Love | Personal

Yesterday we got up around 5am. It was hard..we had gone to sleep at ONE that same day..so we were running on an emotional and burnt out 4 hours of sleep! We packed the car and headed to Bonnie’s Bagels on the way out of town and I sat there in the car thinking, Tony…

Our Brother Tony | Personal

Last Friday, I posted one of the most intense and statistically successful blogs I have EVER posted…I couldn’t even believe the support. So many views, so many emails and positive comments. SO much positivity. Then..a crushing blow, an email from my best friend saying she never wanted to speak to me again. “Okay” — I…