A Rainbow Story of Hope

As most of you probably already know, if you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you've probably already seen the announcement (and if you don't follow me on either of those, you definitely should!). RAINBOW BABY H HAS MADE HER ARRIVAL!! That's right folks! My precious rainbow baby that we've been hoping and praying for … Continue reading A Rainbow Story of Hope

Pregnancy After Pregnancy Loss

It's been almost 8 weeks since we announced to the world that we were expecting another baby. And for more than a month, this post, with only a title, has been sitting in my drafts. I've really struggled with all of my feelings surrounding pregnancy after pregnancy loss. I'm still not sure how I feel. We … Continue reading Pregnancy After Pregnancy Loss

Guest Post: Three is the Magic Number

Written and Posted with Permission By: Lauren of lo-wrenNot one, not two, but three.  Three is the number of times I had to miscarry in order for my miscarriages to be deemed ‘recurrent’, and for my health insurance to cover testing to find a cause.  It didn't matter that my first two miscarriages happened within six months … Continue reading Guest Post: Three is the Magic Number

My Dear Pregnant Friends,

First, I want to express how incredibly happy I am for you! You are experiencing something that can only be described as a true blessing and a journey that is wondrous and amazing. Along with this wondrous, amazing journey is back pain, nausea, fatigue, kicks to the kidneys and bladder, breast tenderness, an inability to … Continue reading My Dear Pregnant Friends,

Pregnancy Loss & Infertility – What Not to Say or Ask

There are some questions and statements that are better left unsaid. I've learned this by making the mistake of asking and/or by being asked these questions. In my experience, here is what to avoid:When are you having kids? Lesson learned on this one. You never know what is going on in a couple's life. For all … Continue reading Pregnancy Loss & Infertility – What Not to Say or Ask

Did God Fail Me? Or was He Listening?

When M was born I was told he either aspirated or he had a heart defect. I prayed for aspiration. I got heart defect. Then when I got pregnant again I prayed every night that my baby would be healthy, born healthy, able to nurse, that we'd have the "normal" hospital experience. I miscarried.Did God … Continue reading Did God Fail Me? Or was He Listening?