God never gives up on your dreams. Neither should you. That dream that He himself planted on your heart so long ago that doesn't seem to ever come to pass? God is molding it and shaping it to a better story than you could imagine for yourself. Just as for us, we spent four years … Continue reading Hope in the New Year: God Never Gives Up on Your Dreams
Since having my little rainbow baby around a year ago, watching her learn, discover, and grow everyday has been a joy and delight! Mothering her has really made me realize that I am truly where I'm meant to be. She is my world. Everyday that passes, I am more and more thankful and grateful for … Continue reading Motherhood After Infertility
Right around a year ago, I started this blog. And boy what a year it has been. I thought I would take a moment to look back on what all has gone on in that amount of time. What prayers have been answered and what we have had to trust God for every day. … Continue reading 1st Year in Review: Trusting God and Answered Prayers
48 Hours... That is how long my labor and delivery lasted...48 hours. I ended up having to be induced because of multiple reasons. This was not a good start for my "ideal" labor and delivery I had dreamed of having. I was 10 days past my due date with no end in sight. I had … Continue reading A Labor of Love
Just over a week until my little rainbow baby will be in my arms! A miracle that my husband and I have tried for over 4 years to see come to pass will be wrapped in a blanket all sweet and ready for mommy and daddy cuddles. I am so ready. I am "patiently" waiting. … Continue reading Ready and Waiting
I reached out to a sweet friend from college, Mindy, and asked her to guest post on my blog. What I got back was something written so beautifully that it really doesn't need much introduction except that I believe that every woman out there, whether or not you struggle with infertility or not, should read … Continue reading For Every Woman
Let me preface this post by saying, I wasn't really sure if I wanted to share this with anyone. I wasn't sure how I could handle it let alone opening up to anyone else about it, but I really felt the leading to share. So, here I am sharing a moment in time that I … Continue reading Joy Comes With The Mourning
We have known for a while now, but I thought I would write a post announcing to all of you out there that follow my blog. We are having a girl! To say we are excited would be an understatement. Children are such a blessing either way, but I am excited to bring on the … Continue reading Announcing…!!!
Wow! I am right around 20 weeks! How could this even be possible? Something that I thought was not in the near future for us or even at all happened out of no where and we are already half way through this pregnancy! At times it doesn't even seem real. Like it's all a dream … Continue reading Halfway to My Dream!
This is a phrase that I thought I would never say when it comes to our infertility journey and wanting to start our family. After close to 4 years of trying, both on our own and with medical help. I was probably one of the most impatient people when it came to wanting a baby. … Continue reading Worth the Wait