Prayers · Pregnancy

18 Weeks & A Prayer {A Not So Normal Update}

Today, Abby is 18 weeks old. Today she is about as long as a sweet potato and weighs nearly seven ounces. Today she is practicing breathing…practicing stretching…practicing grasping with her little perfect hands. Today, though, I can’t write a normal update. I can’t post photos of adorable pink baby shoes or an ever-growing bump. I… Continue reading 18 Weeks & A Prayer {A Not So Normal Update}

Giving Thanks · Infertility · Prayers · Remedies

OUCH! {The things most people don’t prepare you for}

Ten p.m. rolled around last night, and I was scouring the kitchen for something new…something salty…something that would relieve the incredibly painful bloating and cramping. Then, I found them. Pickles. 220 mg of Sodium per dill spear. Just the ticket. Follow that up with some salty, cheesy crackers and some trail mix, and then wash… Continue reading OUCH! {The things most people don’t prepare you for}