Lent 2018

February 2018 won’t being making an appearance on the blog. In fact, I am pretty sure it is going to go down in Bessette history as the fastest and fullest month of life that we have ever experienced. Yes, we have had lung transplants, and other months that sorta fall under the “just trying to … More Lent 2018

These Are A Few of My Favorite Things: Podcasts

One of my favorite things about being a blog follower is how the experience goes from just following along to eventually feeling like you are taking advice from a friend. As a result of my love for blogs, I have purchased clothes, tried hair styles, decorated mantles, read books, organized my office, discovered health tricks, … More These Are A Few of My Favorite Things: Podcasts

This is My Blog

So many of you have started following our blog as a way to watch as our transplant story unfolds. This has been such a helpful tool to share updates, document our journey, and for me to process my emotions around the experience. Since November 30 our life has been in survivial mode: getting through the surgery, struggling through our growing pains, managing the administrative side (new lungs aren’t free), while reacting to the unexpected. As a result our blog has been a narrative of our story and often where you find us right in this moment. However that is not the sole purpose I write. … More This is My Blog

Why I Blog

Today Have a Little Faith in We officially went public! Since July 2014 I have been telling our story on a blog that you could google and find and I included in a few social media bios, but for the most part it was not something I openly shared. When posting I would send it … More Why I Blog

Summer 2015

Summertime is so full of magic. As a kid the freedom of no school, long sunny days, family time from evenings at the pool to beach vacations – so many moments of summer are frozen in time in the minds of those who take advantage. Then we grow and summer is full of adventures with … More Summer 2015