If you’re a parent, you know that lot can happen in 48 months. The first 48 months are full of learning, of growth, and of firsts. First steps, first foods, first trip to the beach, first time riding a bike, first teeth, first time splashing in puddles. I’m sure you remember many of your child’s […]
Remembering Fallen Marine Nicholas Xiahros Three years ago today, The Boy was one week old. I was basking in his cutest and adjusting to motherhood. Just a few miles away, the family of Nicholas Xiarhos received word that he was killed in Garmsir, Afghanistan. I cannot imagine the emotions that his family felt. Here I […]
If you are visiting Cape Cod in July, I encourage you to come out and show your support for this amazing event! The third annual Big Nicks Ride for the Fallen, held on July 21, 2012.
This is a photograph from Big Nick’s Ride for the Fallen. It is a memorial motorcycle ride to honor the late Cpl. Nicholas Xiarhos. Nick was killed in Garmsir, Afghanistan on July 23, 2009. He was twenty-one years old.
In honor of Independence Day, and as a tribute to those who continue to protect our freedom, Marine wife and blogger Jessica Tuck agreed to write a guest post for me today! I am so appreciative of all of the men and women who are off fighting for the freedoms many of us fail to […]