Tag: Delayed Fertility

What I Want You to Know About October

In 1988, President Ronald Regan proclaimed October as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. A month to bring awareness to the amount of people who are affected by miscarriage, stillbirth and the death of an infant. Taking this a step further, October 15 is Infant Loss Remembrance Day. It's a day where families who have lost babies light ...

Front Page Talent

About two and a half years ago, I felt like God told me to start buying baby clothes. I honestly thought I had lost my mind. I had to be mishearing. We weren't pregnant. As a matter of fact, I was having some health issues that made it hard to imagine I would ever be pregnant again. I ...

I am NOT an Island

Last week I posted my thoughts about being lonely at different points in my life. You can read more here. I firmly believe there is a season for everything and that God can use loneliness for a purpose. However, I really struggled about whether or not I should post a blog about loneliness. While I do believe ...

A Season for Everything

In ten years of marriage, Dan and I have faced loneliness a few different times. The day after we got married we moved to Nebraska so that I could finish my degree. Dan's family was a half hour away, but we didn't know anyone else. We loved spending time with each other, but we missed ...

The God of the 1%

Dan and I married in 2007. I was 21, still in college and delayed fertility was the furthest thing from my mind.  I went on birth control a few months before the wedding, because as much as I wanted to be a Mama... we weren't ready. In late 2009, I came off the pill because it ...