Category Archives: pregnancy loss

heartache

Thank you for all of the fantastic feedback on my last post (about how and when to tell family and friends about our adoption plans).  I want to follow up on many of your thoughts in another post, and I … Continue reading

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remembering

October 15th is Pregnancy & Infant Loss and Remembrance Day. It’s a day when we can all take a moment to remember together. We’re already doing it on our own, each and every day. Tonight I’ll light a candle. Actually, … Continue reading

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ripple effect

We’re enjoying a lazy, quiet weekend after the fanfare and craziness of last weekend. We had a nice belated Valentine dinner at Dogwood Friday night. I feel like I can still taste the incredible chocolate “indulgence” (their label, not mine … Continue reading

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busy

We were very busy this weekend, and I think that was really helpful to both of us. My dad and stepmom arrived on Friday and after running some errands, we had dinner that night with her two sisters and their … Continue reading

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it’s over

Nature has taken its course. I’m glad it’s over. That sounds horrible, but it’s how I feel at this point. This is nature’s way of taking care of a baby that would not survive to term or would be seriously … Continue reading

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nothing new to report

Thank you to those who have offered words of support. It means a lot to me. I know that nobody knows what to say. It’s not like there are greeting cards for these occasions. I don’t really have anything new … Continue reading

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glutton for punishment

We co-hosted a baby party last night for friends. We decided to provide a menu of desserts and drinks, and everyone certainly got their fill of sweets. (Isn’t the fruit a great idea? My friend brought that, and it’s an … Continue reading

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