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MIXED EMOTIONS

I received my medical protocol this week for our upcoming transfer in May! Relieved my test came back negative, Josh and I are happy to be pressing on for a sibling. 338 more words

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24 week appointment and an Unexpected Encounter

Last week, I had my 24 week appointment.  It was the kind you dream of as a pregnant woman, and yet are also a little disappointed by.  364 more words

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One of those things.

“She wasn’t bitter. She was sad, though. But it was a hopeful kind of sad. The kind of sad that just takes time.”

~Perks of Being a Wallflower… 563 more words

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WEEKEND AT GRANDMA'S

John Luke and I came home for the weekend to see my mom “Babo” and step-dad “Papa” or “Poppy”.  I love going home, but there are always challenges.   229 more words

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Camper

Grant has an imaginary friend named Camper.  Camper showed up this weekend and has apparently been on a number of adventures with Grant.   Grant’s stories typically start with the phrase “when I was a kid…”  He and Camper have gone to concerts together, sleep overs, and spent a lot of time playing together.   115 more words

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Birth Orders

This week, I got curious about what it supposedly means to be at a certain spot in the birth order.  This fascinates me because none of my children will be where they were “supposed” to be.  348 more words

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Epigenetics


There was a discussion on the an embryo adoption support regarding biological vs genetic parents and how EA moms define ourselves.  I have always felt that I am their biological mother in the sense that I carried them and my body/blood sustained them.   90 more words

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