Upon taking my husband back to the airport after a wonderful and quick weekend, we had a discussion “if you could choose one word for me to write on your headstone what would it be?” We had a weekend full of words describing ourselves as we identified who we are as a couple. 

What a question! So, I ask you too.  Of all your strengths, gifts and talents, all your dreams and aspirations mingled with all of your lifetime of experiences, if you could choose one word to be written on your headstone, what would it be?

I can only hope that if one word would be written on my headstone that it would embody all of what I long to be and to give to my family, to my sphere, and to the world around me, the word that I pray sums up who I am is:


AshliDawn Bradshaw