Tag Archives: Loss

When Mother’s Day is Painful

I know I’m supposed to be taking a blog break right now but I can’t NOT post on Mother’s Day. The reason I can’t stay is away is not because I need to wish mothers a wonderful day and tell … Continue reading

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Healing From Loss

One of the most valuable things I learned through going through infertility and our miscarriages was what real loss felt like. This has been so valuable for me because it taught me how I desperately need Jesus. Now only that, … Continue reading

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Countdown to ONE: The Moment I Became a Mom

I wonder when most people would say they became a mom? Would it be when they first saw their positive pregnancy test? First heard their baby’s heartbeat or first held their baby in their arms? To be honest my motherhood … Continue reading

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Your Winter Won’t Last Forever

I don’t know where you live but here in the Midwest we’ve had an absolutely brutal winter so far. (And actually I know it’s been a cold and snowy weather everywhere– the other week I read there was snow in … Continue reading

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When The Storms Hit

The longer you’re on this earth, the more you realize things don’t always happen like you hope they do. Illnesses happen, death of a loved one is inescapable. We all experience some of our own personal tragedy. It can be … Continue reading

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Prayers Needed

Friends of ours just experienced a heartbreaking loss. Isaac Eugene Crosby was born at 23 weeks, 6 days. He weighed 1 pound, 2 ounces. He was gaining weight and fighting hard. However he got an infection and after a few … Continue reading

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Dear Suffering Sister:

Oh barren sister, I haven’t forgotten you. I know many women who have struggled with infertility or miscarriages have stumbled upon or been pointed to my blog. You’ve found a suffering sister, crying out in failed cycles and heartbreaking losses … Continue reading

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