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
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've mentioned before how this pregnancy is a totally different experience than what I've had before. One thing that sets this one apart from the others is that for the first time we're not Team Green. That's right. We can now say It's a.... Our first boy. Just another difference. It's odd knowing already … Continue reading It’s a…..
I'm beginning to like this high risk care thing. I always thought that if you see an ob instead of a midwife then you would spend 10-15 minutes with the doctor at visits, compared to the full hour that you generally get with out-of-hospital midwives. I thought that you would be treated more as a … Continue reading High Risk Prenatal Care