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Focus on your Little One and not the Labor Pains!

Jakob is the best thing that’s happened to us this year 2016 despite the challenges that we have been facing right now. He came out of the womb to experience the outside world at 2:45pm on the 16th of January, the day after my mother-in-law’s birthday and on the day my mother celebrated her birthday.  1,329 more words


Delivering a baby... What is right?

I am a first time mother and have considered this question quite so many times when I was nearing the due date that it feels ridiculously old news to me. 642 more words

Mom Stuff

The Countdown Begins

This idea of a due date is funny. I realized at some point that I was sort of thinking of it like a timer. Like I’m a soup that just needs to boil for a certain number of minutes. 776 more words

Pregnancy 101

Race Report: Labor Pains 12-Hour

I often find myself commenting on the paradox of age. As we grow up, we form very clear impressions of what it means to be an adult. 1,347 more words


When Things Don't Go As Planned

I’ve been trying for a week to figure out how to write this post. At first, I was too scared and tired to write it. Then I was just tired. 1,246 more words

Pregnancy 101


I gave birth tonight. I shared my testimony with a group of women that are very dear to me. It took me more than 24 hours to sit and concisely write it all out.  253 more words

Labor Pains - Not a Surprise

I’m looking at Paul’s Second Coming teaching in 1 Thessalonians. It lines up with everything that we know about Jesus’ end-time teaching.

We know from the Gospels that the Lord will come down out of heaven. 569 more words