I am grateful for the heart of my home: My Kitchen Table…

84 Views They say the kitchen is the heart of the home and in my house, it certainly is.  But the heart of my kitchen and the heart of my family is actually, my kitchen table.   In recent years there has been a lot of talk and studies and social media banter about families not being connected to each …

It only takes a SPARK to get a fire going…

114 ViewsIf you follow my Eye Believe in Miracles blog, or my social media posts, or bump into me anywhere at any time EVER, you likely know that I am on a mission to reverse the blindness of my two sons and thousands of other kiddos.  I am not shy about it, heck, people in my hometown may very well …

A RARE Experience… Times Two.

66 ViewsMy two sons have a rare disease.  They are blind due to CRB1-LCA.  Their rare blindness affects only 300 children in the United States.  Only 300… it’s THAT rare.  Until my boys came into my life, I had never even met a blind person and I am not sure if I ever knew anyone with a rare disease. For …

Let’s Go Fly a Kite…

121 ViewsFlying a kite.  So simple.  So basic.  So not something I have done in a long time.  In fact, until recently it had been so long that I actually started thinking that flying a kite is such a waste of time, so boring, so unproductive. I had grown so incredibly negative about kite flying…until earlier this summer. My family …

My Journey Out of Darkness… in 11 #hashtags.

55 Views My teenager tells me I use too many hashtags in my social media posts. He’s right.  I totally #OverHashtag.  I love ‘em… because everyone that knows me knows I have issues being brief… and hashtags help me sum up my thoughts, sort of.  Feel free to read only the hashtags to figure out the milestone moments in my …