May 17th, 2012. That was the day a nurse confirmed I was pregnant. And it was also the day I announced to my husband that he was going to be a daddy. I remember giggling over dinner as we discussed due dates, names, and nursery ideas… It seems like it's been forever since that day… Continue reading When You Are Still Pregnant Eight Years Later
Today is the grand finale of the 5 Day Photo Challenge for National Infertility Awareness Week, and RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association has challenged those within the infertility community to post a picture on their social media accounts of what resolve looks like to them. After all, resolve looks different to everyone. For some, it… Continue reading What Is the Resolve To Infertility?
Every picture tells a story...here is mine... It’s Day 3 of the 5 Day Photo Challenge for National Infertility Awareness Week (#niaw). Day 1 was all about honoring our stories. Day 2 was about sharing our furbabies…because after all, for some of us, not all babies are in human form. And as for today, we… Continue reading When Infertility Feels Like a Prison Sentence
Did you know there are seven couples in the bible who were unable to conceive? Seven. And all seven by the grace of God overcame. Amazing, isn't it? One couple that I can relate to the most is Abraham and Sarah. For those of you who do not know their story let me tell it… Continue reading A Decade of Infertility: It Is What It Is, But It’s Not What It Seems
It’s so easy to read a story of someone else who was healed, restored, or redeemed and think…“That’s great for them. But that won’t happen for me.” And I get it. It’s sometimes our knee jerk reaction to dismiss them as nothing more than just “that person’s story.” But do you know what the word… Continue reading He Settles the Barren: Stories to Inspire Hope (Part 3)