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It’s a Boy!

Our 20-week, level 2 detailed anatomy ultrasound went well.  I was relieved to have a kind and positive ultrasound tech, since it was someone we hadn’t met before.  1,068 more words

New Statesman blog: "One Born Every Minute is the opium of the masses"

You can read this on the New Statesman website here

Like millions of others, I love Channel 4’s maternity documentary. But it is feeding us an overly rosy view of an NHS suffering from staff shortages and cutbacks. 1,222 more words


6 Months

Saturday, April 26th will mark the 6 month anniversary of Joshua’s birth and death.  It’s hard to imagine having a 6 month old baby right now.   627 more words

Still Birth

happy easter grace

I have been keeping to myself a lot lately, and I know people have probably lost interest in my blog. Some things have happened in our lives that I can’t talk about. 251 more words

Inspire me - For you Maggie

What was the one experience that completely changed your life? What happened? How did it change your life?

OK, here goes.

I grew up wanting to be a Mommy.

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NaPoWriMo Day 18

18/30 Prompt: Write About Being Somewhere Sacred

You never drew a breath.
Your lips,
Perfectly pouted for a lifetime of kisses
Remained sealed.
I anointed you with the only precious oils I had available - 165 more words

Ripe Poetry

Letter 3 ~ Mommy

Dear Cassidy,

Today should’ve been your first St. Paddy’s Day.  Instead, your Daddy and I spent it in the doctor’s office waiting to hear your autopsy results.   267 more words