And the Angels Sang

Today is July 29, 2018. Two years ago, Skyler, my great-grandson made his journey to heaven. It was a devastating day for our family. Skyler was a healthy twenty-nine days old baby with the cutest smile that triggered waves of love that started in my heart and traveled to every inch of my body. He was perfect in every way and […]

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Skyler’s Special Message

This story is written in memory of Skyler James second birthday. He was born, July 1, 2016.   I know that he is celebrating with his Great Pop-pop and all the angels in heaven. Happy Birthday, Sweetheart! Skyler James was a beautiful baby boy whose smile reminded one of a tender butterfly fluttering from flower to flower.  He fit perfectly in […]

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Remembering Millie

Carmella Giunta was my friend, a very dear friend who always warmed my heart when I would see her at a picnic, or when I visited her in the nursing home. I knew Carmella as Millie. Millie with the sparkly brown eyes. Millie with a beautiful Italian accent. Millie, who loved her family. Millie, who made all who met her […]

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Skyler and the Forgiving Heart

 January 29th has come and gone.  I don’t know why it has taken me so long to write this letter. Well, I might have an idea. The days leading up to the 29th were very cold with a mixture of snow, rain, and everything in between.   The 29th was a day that took a toll on my heart. A day that took […]

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The Day Our Hearts Broke

Today is Saturday, July 29, 2017.  Today is the day our precious Skyler took his journey to Heaven. Today is the day our hearts broke and tears fell like a torrential rain storm.  Skyler is my great-grandson who stole my heart from the start. It is my hope that my words will bring all who read our letters peace, hope […]

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Chocolate Cake, Balloons and Angels

Our little angel, Skyler, would have celebrated his first earthly birthday on July 1, 2017.  Sixteen days later, Skyler wrote and sent a letter in response to his great- grandmother’s letter.  I think you will enjoy a child’s view of his first birthday celebration in Heaven.  Skyler’s letters are written from the heart. The message that Gigi writes and little Skyler’s response is […]

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Happy Spring, Skyler

Skyler James was born on July 1, 2016. It was a beautiful day with a summer sky that could melt your heart. Skyler was a perfect little baby with an instant charm that radiated like white clouds softly drifting in the sky.  Little did we know that this precious little guy who stole our hearts would make his journey to […]

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There are No Steps Here!

You might think this is a story about wooden steps leading from one floor to another, or concrete steps leading outdoors, but to the contrary, it is a story about a tall thin man who fell in love with a beautiful single mother with soft blue eyes and auburn hair.  The man’s name was Leartis, Lee for short and the […]

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