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Sometimes You Just Need a Laugh

Hey fellow heart parents!  Listen, we all know that life is tough with juggling our heart warriors’ needs, work, play, school, etc.  So this post isn’t meant at all to focus on those things…in fact, today’s post is to help us all remember to take a step back and smile and laugh a little bit in spite of some of the challenges in our life.   186 more words


When Is God Good?

If I could write a letter to me and send it back in time to myself circa 2013, to whoever I was pre- life-shattering news day…it’d sound a lot like a letter I might write to you, circa today, pre- life-shattering news in your life. 431 more words

{Turning tragedy into Thanksgiving} Elizabeth's story.

Thankful: Because I Know He Will Never Fail Us!

By Chrisitanne Williams

I was watching my four year old daughter draw this morning. She was singing her version of Kari Jobe’s ‘Breathe On Us’ and eating Cheerieos, while she worked very hard to depict a super hero. 1,226 more words

Tomorrow I turn 42. Tomorrow is the 42nd anniversary of when I was brought into the world thanks to the selfless sacrifice Patricia made that day in September 1972. 482 more words


One of my favorite ad campaigns is the Nike “Just Do It” one that basically says quit complaining about your fat ass, just run. Ok, maybe that’s not what it says to everyone but that is what it says to me. 779 more words


Fortune's Fool

I wouldn’t define fortunate as carrying a baby who has a prenatally diagnosed  severe heart defect. I wouldn’t define fortunate as parenting a baby who lives with that rare heart defect. 276 more words

Attention Heart Dads: You are Mighty

Hey you…Heart Dads.  Yeah, I’m talking to you.  Ever feel like you’re the forgotten one sometimes?  Hey it’s ok, it happens…our kiddos are the stars (and rightly so), Heart Moms are Super-Moms (and rightly so) and Heart Dads?   1,385 more words