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I'm Driving Myself Crazy

So, I have been compulsively using pregnancy test strips every morning. Yesterday morning I saw a very very faint line. On Phil’s lunch we ran out to grab a box of First Response tests. 188 more words

The Waiting Game (and how I hate it!)

Patience has never been my strong suit.  Today is ER (egg retrieval) day for the woman with whom we have contracted to help us ahieve our goal of having another healthy child.  461 more words

IVF For Older Mamas

Mary's heart (Had I known?)

Many years ago, I attended a Christian mom’s conference. In attendance was a recording artist, who I wish that I could remember her name. At the conclusion of the two-day event, she sang a song that asked and answered what she would have done if she was Mary, the mother of Jesus. 679 more words

Faith Family Football

You Chose You. I Chose Me.

Without knowing what was going on, when I stopped calling as much, you chose not to ask, is something bothering you? You chose not to ask, I haven’t heard from you in a few weeks, is everything okay? 414 more words


Small Miracles are Worth the Wait

Hello All,

I have been wanting to do this post for a while. I became pregnant with my son in October 2012. I was thrilled and knew very early on. 632 more words

Henrik and Gabriel

I tore up the hideous tiles and crumbling grout.  I leveraged all my weight and grief on the crowbar and plied up the sub flooring.  Meanwhile my body was still bleeding and grieving; I had miscarried our baby a week previous. 347 more words