Tag Archives: proud
Happy and sad at the same time….
I love those moments where Nathaniel does something that makes me smile and/or makes me proud. But at the same time, I often find myself fighting back tears because John wasn’t here to witness the moment and share it with … Continue reading
Memorial Tribute from the State of Maryland
I’m not the front door type and didn’t realize that I had a package from yesterday, till I got home this AM. I thought- what is that? I didn’t order anything. I opened it up to find a letter that … Continue reading
How do you celebrate an anniversary when your other half is gone?
I had mulled over what I could do to celebrate and honor our marriage today. I decided that I would do my best to try to remember the good things and forget the loneliness and sadness. I stopped at Martin’s … Continue reading
Why “Rainbows & Mourning Doves?”
You may be curious about the blog title- Rainbows & Mourning Doves. Let me take a step back. John was a career firefighter with Annapolis Fire Department and a volunteer with Community Fire Company of Rising Sun. He was a … Continue reading