Christmas Time

AUTHOR
Ellie Collom

The timeline of how our life has changed since 2010. A stark reminder of how quickly your life can change when you least expect it . 2012 is the year missing that’s the year Levi went to Heaven. That year we escaped to Disney to avoid the pain of waking up Christmas Day and not […]

A Positive Spark

AUTHOR
Ellie Collom

After Levi died I looked back to realize that I was getting subtle hints before his death to be prepared for something to happen. This was one of those. I’ll never forget the call with Glenn on the phone telling me about Levi for some reason I knew immediately that he was gone and wasn’t […]

A Simple Sock

AUTHOR
Ellie Collom

Levi’s 5th birthday is coming up in 10 days and today has given me some tough moments. This morning I reached into my sock drawer and pulled out one of Levi’s socks. I couldn’t believe it. It shocked me, what was his sock doing there and why was it today that I pulled it out? […]

One Year Ago Today…

AUTHOR
Ellie Collom

One year ago today March 18th at 6am…. The doctors couldn’t do anymore for Levi and the medicines to keep his heart beating were not working any longer. They were giving him the maximum dosages and he wasn’t responding the same. Through the night we knew it was bad but we still had hope that […]

Why I Got Involved

From Darren Burgfeld, Levi volunteer: My own son turned one last July 3rd. My wife, Carrie, suggested that in lieu of gifts, we collect funds and donate them, and we decided that the money would go to Levi’s fund. We didn’t know Levi or his family, really. We had not had a chance to hear […]