Tag Archives: miscarriage

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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27, You Were A Heartbreaker

Today is my 28th birthday. Many aspects of my life have me reflecting back… much can change in a year. 27, you were a heartbreaker. 8 days before my 27th birthday we got our first positive pregnancy test. My husband’s … 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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Reflecting on 2012

January Began sponsoring a child through Compassion from Kenya; Adopted 2 embryos and did our first FET cycle – our embryo transfer was 1/18. Friday January 27th – we got the joyful news we were pregnant!!! A few days later … Continue reading

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Stepping Boldly in Year 5

4 years ago yesterday we began a journey. A journey 4 little letters led us to believe it might be a little more difficult than most. A journey we never knew we take us the length and breadth and depth … Continue reading

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A Letter on Loss and Love

Dear Baby, 252 days ago we found out about you. I’ll never forget getting the phone call – to finally receive our first positive pregnancy test. I just wept into your daddy’s chest, so overwhelmed with shock and surprise and … Continue reading

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