I didn't want Little Man's pregnancy and life to forever be in Faith's shadow, but she shaped who we are today. Little Man wouldn't be here if not for Faith's tiny life. This is beauty from the ashes. There are times when I look down at him while nursing that I realize I never got … Continue reading Reminders of Faith
We've had a cold in our house for a month, off and on. It started with Little Miss, then moved on to Little Monster and me, and finally to the Hubby. Even Little Man caught it at just a week old. We had soup on the menu a week before his birth, with plans for … Continue reading Chicken Soup
Pregnancy after loss is hard. There are so many doubts and fears. So much pressure to do the right thing this time. Prenatal care is treated differently. While it is a joyful time of hope and anticipation, it is also a scary time because your innocence is lost. You know that anything can happen at … Continue reading Navigating Pregnancy After Loss With Littles
I am once again reminded that nothing is gained by worrying. I was more anxious about this birth than the others. But this baby is our New Hope. I kept reminding myself throughout pregnancy that my hope comes from the Lord. That He is in control. As induction drew nearer I found more things to … Continue reading Baby Skywalker is Here!
Have I mentioned how amazing the Hubby is? He spent his four-day Thanksgiving break completing my projects around the homestead that I haven't been able to get done. Including winterizing the garden. We used to laugh when we first moved down here every time we heard on the weather report to cover those tender plants. … Continue reading Frost-Proof Garden