One Cycle Closer

I am cramping, bloated, nauseous, fatigued and having a serious–you better get me one now— craving for hotdogs.  I am also making frequent trips to the ladies room, my breasts are beyond tender (which rarely happens) and I haven’t been able to stop crying ever since I saw the Snuggle commercial this morning (that bear…

I Am Not Ready

Three months ago my time, energy, and schedule were my own.  Most mornings I had the luxury of waking up whenever I wanted and I had the joys of quietly listening to the birds chirp on the back patio while I enjoyed my hot cup of coffee, warm piece of toast, and Jesus Calling devotional. …

I Finally Made It

There I was in Wal-Mart dashing in between the aisles of shampoo and body wash, trying to avoid anyone I knew as I raced to “the aisle”.  Once I arrived, I made one quick glance to the left and then to the right, ensuring that the coast was clear.  With no one in sight, I…

Angel of Miracles

My Aunt Leah recently moved from North Carolina to Ohio and as she was “downsizing”, she came across this beautiful Willow Tree Angel that she completely forgot she owned.  The angel is holding a baby bird hatching out of an egg and the name of the angel is “Angel of Miracles”… coincidence? I think not.…

It’s Josiah Day!

Break out the confetti, blow up the party balloons, hoist up the pinata, put on your party hat, and blow on your noise maker because today is the 17th!  It’s “JOSIAH DAY!”  If you are new to following this blog then give me back your party hat and quit blowing spit into your noise maker…

When It Would Have Been the Perfect Time

If you struggle with infertility and are like me, you come across days, holiday’s, months, seasons, or special anniversary dates when you think, “This is THE perfect time! Everything points to this particular month as being THE ONE in which you will get pregnant.  But then as the “perfect time” passes and your pregnancy test…