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My Saving Grace

Does it ever get better?

As tomorrow is the first official day of fall (today, if you’re reading this on September 23rd), I’m always reminded of four years ago. 839 more words


My Twin Birth Story - Part 1

Disclaimer: This post is in two parts not as some kind of odd suspense tactic, (hint: it has a happy ending!) but because I can’t really tell my birth story without giving a bit of background! 671 more words

Angels in Scrubs

If your kid spends any kind of time in a neonatal intensive care unit, you find out quickly the nurses know the most, and run the show. 456 more words


Powerful Photos of Life in the Womb

* This is part of an article by Tiffany Orborn who wrote about the experience of her son being born prematurely at 19 weeks gestation.  It is so powerful to see an unborn child so definitely human at such a young age.   265 more words

Positively Pro-Life

I can't let go

September. It’s here. Cooler mornings, sometimes cooler days. Fall is around the corner. Football is starting. Baseball is getting exciting (unless, like me, your team has been out of the running since June). 470 more words


what i have learned in the 10 years since Jake died

Dear Jake,
Another August has come and gone – the 10th August since you left this world.  I honestly was not sure that I would make it – 10 years seems like an eternity at times but I still find it so hard to believe that it has been that long since your dad and I last held you. 274 more words


Welcome to the World Little Miss Stella!!

So this week has been incredibly insane!

As you all know, after several miscarriages over the last couple of years, my sister finally was pregnant and in her third trimester. 328 more words