Category: Delayed Fertility

No More Nevers

In our journey to become parents, Dan and I have heard a lot of negative things: Getting pregnant will be hard. PCOS will wreak havoc on your body forever. You will never get pregnant without fertility drugs. Your chances of having another ectopic pregnancy are high. Couples who lose children, have hard marriages. The list ...

To The Babies I’m Waiting For

My Precious Miracle, I dream of you all the time. I often wonder if you will have your Daddy's eyes or my dimples. I wonder if you will be hilarious like your Daddy or stubborn like me? I wonder if you will talk endlessly about sports facts with your Daddy or walk the isles of the craft store with me? Will ...

Exciting News

I have shared in the past how important community is to me. I truly believe when we feel lonely, it's easier for the enemy to sneak in and whisper lies to our heart. It's important to surround ourselves with people who can encourage us. God created us for community. In February 2016, I joined an ...

Elizabeth’s Hope

In April, Dan and I miscarried our second baby, Lil Bit. (You can read Lil Bit's story here.) We  spent a great deal of time trying to figure out how to "mark" Lil Bit's due date.  After much discussion, we decided to head out of town to see a Broadway style show called "The Miracle of Christmas". Just as it sounds, the show ...

Lil Bit’s Story

On the morning of March 8, 2017, I took a pregnancy test and nearly screamed... I was pregnant. I wanted to shout from the rooftops and dance in the streets. I couldn't believe it. Pregnant after a long wait. Pregnant after doctors said it couldn't happen. I immediately downloaded a pregnancy app, and learned that ...