This day has been on my mind for about 9 months…at first it was with great anticipation and excitement and then with sorrow and dread. We should be looking into the face our brand new baby, but instead we are left with the constantly cycling thoughts of ‘what-ifs’ and ‘whys’. It has been a hard … Continue reading This day has come.
I wanted to share with you all about a dream I had a couple nights ago. There is very little of this dream that I do remember, but one thing stood out to me and the moment I woke up, I knew I had to hold on to it. All I remember is that a woman … Continue reading Holding on
Dear Friends, We have so much to say right now…yet have no words. This post was supposed to be a joyful announcement of God’s miraculous wonders, instead, it is one of heartbreak…. It all started in August 2015 when we seriously started pursuing Embryo Adoption/Donation. Embryo Adoption/Donation is when a … Continue reading Thy will be done
We had so many lofty ideas about how amazing 2016 would be, but we have to say, that so far it has looked a lot different than we had anticipated. We have already dealt with so many different stressors, that my usual steady resolve has morphed into some anxious creature that has threatened our peace. Miraculously, … Continue reading This Moment
Lately, I have been wanting to do a bit of a brief study on the barren women of the Bible. I have felt that with the heartache of our last post, it was important for Jeff & I to know that God orchestrates certain hardships to accomplish his will, and that for at least 8 … Continue reading In Good Company
Hello Friends. Its been a while since we’ve posted, but to be honest…once we got the big stuff out onto the blog, we have struggled with what else to share. What else do we have to say? What do people want to know? And so we feel content to let the blog go quiet until … Continue reading Another month…
As promised in the Sticks & Stones post (8 things not to say to someone living with infertility) here are some ways to encourage someone who is living with infertility. 1. Bring your kids Babies and Children can be extremely therapeutic, especially to someone who is hurting. You may think that being around babies will … Continue reading Sugar & Spice