Mother’s Day- from a bereaved Mother

We are all called to┬ábear different burdens. Sadly, many more women than you may now realize are called to walk the path, in one way or another, of a bereaved mother. Stillbirth, Infant Death and Miscarriage, (the most common,) are real challenges. Not just physically, but mentally, emotionally and spiritually as well. The grief that …

Out of the Woods

A year ago- I was pregnant, though I didn’t know it at the time. Nor did I know that I would be having twins, or even that my time with those precious souls would be so short. It’s been 4 months since their silent birth. Four months since the time I carried them with me …

Wishing for a Baby this Christmas

You’ve heard the term, and some even make fun of it. Baby hungry. Some young college girls think they know the feeling. They think its just an overwhelming feeling of “cute” that they want to own. I’ll tell you right now- they don’t know what ‘baby hungry’ is. Because if you’re REALLY baby hungry, it …

1 in 160

We’ve all heard the statistic. Whether we are a part of it, know somebody who is or are just becoming aware of it, the odds of being that one is never fun to think about. As a part of that group who falls on top of the fraction bar, there are a lot of things …

Heaven is Having You

After living through an experience as perspective-altering as loosing a child, a number of every day things can all of a sudden have a different affect on you than they once did, (meaning you start crying without really knowing why.) There are common things, like seeing other pregnant women or small infants, and there are …