Today, many people are going to be experiencing their first Thanksgiving following a major loss in their life. Whether its losing a parent, spouse, friend, grandparent, pet or in our case a child, it is always daunting to think of a holiday gathering after a loss. This time last year, we were dreaming & musing… Continue reading A Thankful Heart After Loss
It’s time for a 20 week bumpdate (see what I did there 🙂 )! This past Wednesday marked 20 weeks with our little one. In normal pregnancies, this would flag the halfway mark. For us, we hit the halfway mark at 18.5 weeks. Both my OB and MFM (maternal-fetal specialist) along with Paul & I… Continue reading 20 Week Bumpdate: 20 Week Scan
It has been 7 months. We should have been celebrating Cora’s first Halloween and picking out cute costume(s) for her to wear. Instead, I packed up all of her clothes in the nursery. It was a very emotional and heart wrenching thing to do. I kept them out in case we were having another girl… Continue reading Month 7: Packing up.