One of the many things Kristen taught me was to always remember what matters most.
She loved life. She loved her family.
Something I have learned since she passed away is that when you love someone,
you shouldn’t assume they know it. You should always let them know you love them.
William Shakespeare said it right,
“They do not love, that do not show their love.”
Starting today, if you love someone, don’t assume they know
A visit to the clinic just a few days before Valentine's Day
Kristen and her brother Ricky
filling out paperwork for her upcoming bone marrow transplant.
Valentine's Day 2010
A visit from our blog friend Lily and her mom
2010 Valentine's night
surrounded by her many gifts
Today as I sit here and miss my girl on one of her favorite holidays,
I am thankful that she knew
that her family loved her,
And her family knew that she loved them.
We also know that the love continues for both her and for us.