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I Never Thought Abortion Would Cross My Mind... But It Did

Leading up to Christmas, I want to share with you FIVE GIFTS of LIFE. These are five real stories of local women who fell pregnant young, outside of their plans, and made good anyway. 973 more words


The Practicalities After {THAT} Announcement.

Okay, so after a bit of time spent digesting the news of my daughter’s pregnancy and the many discussions about options, I decided it was time to get practical. 1,082 more words

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How to Recover From Hearing Your Teen Say "I'm Pregnant"

“I’m pregnant.”

As much as I hoped and prayed that I’d never hear my daughter utter those two words…I did, only a few weeks ago. Inwardly, I screamed, “Nooooooo!” but, even so, I remained strangely calm and, for that, I’m glad. 691 more words

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A penny for your thoughts: A story about Betty

This is a real life story.

It is a story about a young girl called Betty. Betty came to work for my family, in the mid Nineties, as a house girl. 1,126 more words


Our Growing Family

I’ve not been posting very much lately, but after reading this post, you’ll understand why.

For the past couple of weeks, I’ve had to get used to the idea that I’m going to be…a grandmother next July. 609 more words



Here begins one of two new blogs, chronicling what has often viewed as a “negative” situation ~ teen pregnancy.

My daughter and I decided that, instead of “hiding” our latest situation or feeling shame about it, we were going “keep it real” {as they say today}. 306 more words

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Buntis in Balabac

October 29, 2015

Original posting here.

Last week, we received an invitation from Philippine Navy Lieutenant Senior Grade Karen Ann A. Abulon, Assistant Chief of Staff for N7, Naval Forces North West, Philippine Navy to join them on a two-day medical mission to Balabac, in Southern Palawan. 706 more words