Tag Archives: grief

Mother’s Day Without Mom

Last year, when Mom was in the ICU, I brought her favorite foods, in hopes of tempting her to eat; lobster rolls, blueberry muffins, cold coffee drinks. She slept for most of the time I was there, but I was … Continue reading

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A Quilt for Henry

I’ve already posted about two of the special Christmas gifts I made for my kids with supplies from my late mother’s stash; a turtle apron for Abigail and a scarf for Betsy. This is what I made for my little … Continue reading

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A Turtle Apron for Abigail

A minor Christmas miracle occurred, because I finished all of my Christmas crafting! As I mentioned earlier, my mom left behind a lot of fabric when she died suddenly this past summer, and some of it was clearly intended for … Continue reading

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