Last Thursday, I met my mom at the Oak Hills Cemetery where the Angel statue is that I talked about in this post. The statue is so beautiful, and I know I will be visiting often. I am thinking about having a brick engraved and placed around the statue. It's relatively inexpensive, and I think… Continue reading The Angel Statue & Test Results
Today marks one week since we learned that we lost our second baby. ...the baby we we thought for sure was our rainbow baby. Tomorrow I'll be one week post-op. ...the second time in which our baby's remains were scraped from inside my uterus. How are we feeling? Emotionally - Justin and I are absolutely… Continue reading How we’re feeling/One week update
October 2, 2018 As a woman who is typically great with words, I seem to be speechless right now. There are no words which accurately describe the whirlwind of the last 48 hours. To say that we feel heartbroken, helpless, and devastated, would be an understatement. I never imagined that this would actually happen again,… Continue reading How I’m feeling – D&C Day… again.
When I began writing this post, I again, did not anticipate it turning into another nightmare. It couldn’t. I was excited. Terrified, but excited. The odds of two back-to-back miscarriages were slim. We knew it was possible, but surely it couldn’t happen again. The odds were against us. This was our rainbow baby. We were… Continue reading A Second Loss
This past weekend, Justin & I celebrated our first wedding anniversary! I can hardly believe how quickly this year has gone by. Since that magical day, we have traveled to Las Vegas, Florida, the Bahamas, Chicago, and Norris Lake. We have celebrated so many wonderful things, but also had to leap over some unthinkable hurdles, growing… Continue reading First Anniversary Weekend
Some current favorites, broken down by category. Beauty My new 'do for fall! I had my stylist darken up my roots and top layer, a little closer to my natural hair color. After a few rounds of highlights, plus all the natural lightening from the sun, my hair was pretty blonde-ish. She used a cool,… Continue reading Loving Lately, Vol. 8
It's been a tough couple weeks for me, and I've been pretty absent from the blog. Let's get back to some regularly scheduled (and light hearted!) content, shall we? Ten Random Facts About Me I ABSOLUTELY DESPISE Poor Grammar/Weird Slang. Last week, I heard someone at work tell me, "I ain't print 'em out… Continue reading 10 Random Facts About Me