I'm shirking responsibility.  Heading to the final Queen Bee Market tonight.  So bittersweet.  I was honored to have a little booth at the very first one, and the second one, which seems like a lifetime ago.  Yet I am so proud of Mique for dreaming big, taking risks, and knowing when to let go.

Dave Matthews knows a thing or two about that.

Life is short but sweet for certain.
So celebrate.

Make things.   Bake things.  Send a card.  Live life with open hands.  Celebrate.

(Free card download available here.  
These are printed on kraft paper from Hobby Lobby, of which I am in need of a new pack.  
Turquoise envelopes available here.)

{Free printable available here.}

Taking a moment to remember all the ones mourning the babies that they will never know.
The broken hearts on the way to healing.
The empty arms longing to be filled.

Are you the darkness that feels like it will never recede?
Read Shauna's true, transparent, and wise words.

Have a grieving friend?
Here is a list of things to say and do.

Wondering what you could send to let them know that their tears are not wasted?
Bottle of Tears is a beautiful, meaningful gift.

Read the story of our Joy here.

Know that there is hope.  There is redemption.  That you  are not alone.  That there will be joy again.