Sparkle of the Day


Aug 24th, 2015 | By | Category: Life Altering Experience, Sparkle of the Day

More pics pleeeeeaaassssseeee!!! I got another smile!!!! I think she gave me this sad face in the car because she doesn’t want to ever leave me!!!! (okay that’s probably not why!!)   Today…August 24, 2015 at 7:45 am I Nina Alexis have a senior Morgan Alexis in High School.  Tell me it’s not true!! I […]

Happy Birthday Q…

Aug 6th, 2015 | By | Category: Donate Life, Sparkle of the Day

As I sat at my computer to write my blog I didn’t know where to start.  I kept coming back to it and realizing there are no words.  Figuratively and literally.  So now I have my fingers on the keyboard and I am going to basically let them do the typing without thinking. This year […]

11 Years?

Dec 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Donate Life, Sparkle of the Day

I want to start by saying 11 is my favorite and lucky number so this year I really had to try to figure out a way to make it still feel good since it is now 11 years since Q’s been gone. So I will start by listing some beautiful things that have kept me […]

Happy Birthday Baby Boy….

Aug 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Sparkle of the Day

Happy 12th Birthday my beautiful Quentin.  Doesn’t seem real… However this year with Morgan and my amazing boyfriend Kevin who was also lucky enough to have known Q almost everyday of his life was different a bit for me.  To be able to share something with the two people I love the most was scary and […]

Sweet, Sweet Sixteen…

Mar 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Sparkle of the Day

Happy Birthday to my beautiful girl Morgan.  Sixteen?  How?  Really?  How did this happen?  I don’t know how but thank G-d it did!! The picture in the background was us 12 years ago and it was her brilliant idea to recreate it!!  WOW Crazy Town!!!! I am so lucky!!!!   16 things that I LOVE about you […]

Ten Years…

Dec 25th, 2013 | By | Category: Sparkle of the Day

Ten years?  Is that true?  Doesn’t seem possible…doesn’t seem real… It is as if it has been a blink of an eye.  How does that happen?  So much healing, so much change, so much strength, so many tears, so many smiles, so much growing… Over the last ten years I have learned what is healthy […]

I am so thankful…Happy Thanksgiving…

Nov 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Sparkle of the Day

I am thankful for my breath I am thankful for my family and friends I am thankful for my health I am thankful for all of the beauty that surrounds me I am thankful for my journey to make me who I am today I am thankful for the knowledge that I have through my […]


Oct 21st, 2013 | By | Category: Sparkle of the Day

Dear Nabisco, After watching the news this week I finally get it.  I thought I was an actual crazy person when I was younger because everytime I put one of your damn cookies in my mouth I would physically shake and needed at least 15 more.  (fine, 18 more!)  Yes… I always ate the inside first […]

Back From Camp…

Aug 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Sparkle of the Day

Morgan was at camp for six weeks this year and I thought I was going to go crazytown without her but somehow the six weeks felt like six days and when I finally had her home she was so kind to bring me the beautiful gift of 10 loads of dirty,moist laundry…..this was our dining room for […]

Happy Birthday Q…

Aug 6th, 2013 | By | Category: Donate Life, Sparkle of the Day

Happy Birthday Q…today would have been your 11th birthday.  It doesn’t seem possible as it feels like you were just here with me yesterday.  As I look to the beautiful blue sky which match your beautiful blue eyes I am singing happy birthday to you sweet angel boy.  I Love you more than words could […]


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