National Infertility Awareness Week - You are Not Alone!
This week, April 19-25, 2015, is National Infertility Awareness Week. It's a week to highlight a disease which effects over 7 million people in the United States alone. Yes, I said people. Infertility effects men and women equally. Although infertility is a medical condition with various causes and treatments, arguably the worst part about it is the emotional impact. : You feel guilty for not being able to give your spouse the family you both dreamed of. You feel ashamed of your body for not…
Hope in a Miscarriage - 12 Bible Verses
One of the first things that brought me peace was remembering that our child was never ours to begin with, he/she (one day we will know) had always belonged to God, and always would. We as parents are given a gift to care for God's children for a short period of eternity. However "long" that may be for... For this child I prayed, and the Lord has granted me my petition that I made to him. Therefore I have lent him to the Lord. As long as he lives, he is lent to the Lord. 1 Samuel 1:27-28 The…
There is just no explaining the lost and emptiness you feel. I miss my son All the time, no matter what it looks like on the outside. Inside I'm dying. I miss my Gus ❤️❤️❤️
The Birthday Cake
Maybe I cried more at this than any of the hundreds of grief 1 year ago today I was in labor and had Hope. Life sucks sometimes and just isn't fair.