Every passing year since Jonah’s death, the month of August rolls around and it somehow takes me to a different place. It takes me three years back. To a place full of sorrow, unknown and fears. It was a scary time in my life and a time I am not soon to forget. Looking back […]


Christmas has already come and gone so quickly. And it seemed so special this year, when we were all so sad last Christmas. Being pregnant (especially 29/30 weeks pregnant) around Christmas time brings a much greater joy to the holidays. I feel as though the last year and a half I have very much identified myself […]

26 Weeks

  How far along? 26 weeks and 4 days How big is baby? 9.2 inches – 2 pounds! Baby is the size of a head of lettuce!!! Maternity clothes? Of course. On Black Friday I ordered a few things that were 40% off and seemed like a good deal. I ordered an outfit for Christmas, so I hope […]

For This Child I Prayed

Tonight I looked at all my ultrasound pictures and Jonah’s handprints and footprints. These pictures are so precious to me. Not very many people have seen them. They are hard to look at most times. They bring back strong memories. And with each picture, I could tell you exactly what that day was like. Some […]

2013 Thankful List

I am thankful for… 1. A loving and forgiving God who sent His only Son to die on a cross to save me. 2. Jonah and all the beautiful things he has taught me. 3. My husband, Drew. He continues to take care of me and love me even in the darkest of days. 4. […]