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The gift my son gave me after his death

My first born son was delivered at 27 weeks. He lost his battle after a month full of complications. The world never got to meet him, except for a small handful of people  including an army of Nurses and doctors.   437 more words

Cerebral Palsy

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It’s hard not to think about what is coming up at the end of this week. Friday night, the night New Life parents and friends will gather around to celebrate the graduation of Grace’s 2016 class. 567 more words

Do We Need Permission To Mourn Our Loved One?

Do we need permission to mourn our loved one?  Has those around us convinced us that it is time to move on?  I may not know the answers to most questions, but I know the answer to these two questions! 967 more words

Grieving

Not bitter, not better, just broken         

Today is our son’s 14th birthday. Well, what would have been his 14th birthday. He’s forever 12 ½, but we can’t forget the day he was born. 968 more words

Death Of A Child

Jake's Journey and Sawyer's Strides - #7 March of Dimes Family Team in the Nation!

Very exciting news that Jake’s Journey and Sawyer’s Strides is the #7 March of Dimes Family Team in the nation!

I would be lying to you if I did not admit that I wish I was writing about something cute or funny that Jake and Sawyer had done.  104 more words

Grief

To reach out or not?

I see the posts online. They are sometimes from friends and other times they are from people that I don’t know personally. A friend of a friend and their post pops up on my social media feed. 540 more words

4th Anniversary

Four years ago, I was at home preparing to go to my son’s funeral.  I have been up most of the night.  I just returned from getting my hair done.  576 more words

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