Tag: miscarriage

Pieces of Me: My Miscarriage Story

"The thing about miscarriages is that they're not uncommon. They're not taboo. And most importantly, they're not your fault. Or my fault. Or anyone's fault. But that doesn't really mean much to someone who's experienced one because ultimately, it's losing a piece of yourself."
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Large Age Gaps: The Best and The Worst

I have learned to appreciate the age gap between my children and bask in each concurrent milestone they may be going through.

Learning from My Lowest Low

Sometimes the truth is tough. The beast (my anxiety) has been there most of my life. Now I am aware of my triggers or when I am having an off day.

Truths About Pregnancy and Having A Baby After A Miscarriage

this post was originally published on October 15, 2016. The truth is that one in four pregnancies end in miscarriage. This is a staggering statistic, yet...
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Our Miscarriage-A Story of Loss and Love

I was crushed. My entire body was numb. She got up and left the room, and there I sat, all alone in my paper gown on the cold examination table.
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Dear Sweet Sister, We Miss Her Too

I can't imagine the gut wrenching feeling that must have washed over you as you heard the doctor say they couldn't find the heartbeat.
Love, Grace and Miscarriage | Rochester MN Moms Blog

Love, Grace and Miscarriage

People are good. I have seen so much love from my network of friends and family in the past few weeks, and I am...
The Verbiage of Miscarriage: Some Things Are Hard to Say | Rochester MN Moms Blog

The Verbiage Of Miscarriage: Some Things Are Hard To Say

Miscarriages aren't something that get talked about very frequently, are they?  At the time I wrote this, we just passed our 2-year-anniversary of our...

Being Friends: Miscarriage and Stillbirth

  Being Friends.. What does it mean to be a good friend? How do you be a good a friend? Am I good friend? Part of...