"Come to me all who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest." Matthew 11:28 A few weeks ago, I ended up in the ER for severe abdominal pains. I couldn't stand up straight. I couldn't walk without pain from each step. I was just overall in a lot of pain. Through an … Continue reading Bed Rest, Rest for the Weary
Pam is a family friend that has been friend's with my mom's parents since my mom was a little girl. Needless to say, I have known her and her husband Jerry my whole life. They are like a second family to me. Recently, Pam had read my blog post, "What's in a name?." This blog … Continue reading Pam’s Story
Tomorrow, we enter into a new month. Official start of summer! So many fun exciting things about this month for me. For example, it's my birthday month (28 here we come!), our wedding ceremony anniversary (wow 4 years already. Time flies!), Father's Day (this has always been special to me because it's so close to … Continue reading The Month of June
There it was. Plain as black and white. Written out with no denying it... Pregnant! To say I was shocked is an understatement. It was the last thing on my mind to see. After almost 4 years of "Not Pregnant" or just one pink line, I didn't believe it. I had to take another test … Continue reading I’m What?!?!
Since starting this blog, I have had an overwhelming amount of people message me to ask about the types of treatments I've been through and all the details on how each treatment worked. Such as; meds, side effects to those meds, appointment scheduling, and much more. So I thought I would take a minute to … Continue reading Pins and Needles!
When my husband and I first started this journey to becoming parents, I was so excited about planning...EVERYTHING! From nursery colors, to what kind of outfits I would dress my baby in. And of course, baby names. I would go to baby sections of stores and just 'window shop'. But with every passing month, that … Continue reading The Hope Chest
Here is another great testimony of God's Faithfulness. I met Torie through friend's while my husband was deployed. We ended up getting referred to the same fertility doctor and developed such a close relationship spending countless hours going back and forth to the clinic that was an hour away for our appointments. A friendship I … Continue reading Torie & Noah
Here is the first of many testimonies of God's faithfulness in the journey through infertility! Morgan and Josh are good friends of mine, and we walked through infertility together. It is always nice to have a support system to walk with you during difficult times. Morgan was willing to write out her story to share … Continue reading Morgan & Josh
As I've stated in my post about how my husband and I met, I am going to be putting together blog posts about marriage as well as the stories of our journey through infertility. What is a better way to help with your marriage than spending time together?! I thought for my first post for this … Continue reading Great Night For a Date Night!
What’s in a name? This is a question I never thought I would ponder. I always thought it was neat to know the meaning of a name. You know, for example, knowing my own name meaning “butterfly”. It’s fun for me because butterflies are so graceful to watch. And, being a ballet dancer, it … Continue reading What’s in a name?