Monthly Archives: August 2010

Doctor’s Visit Report

Yesterday went really well!  We left for Nashville at 7:05.  It usually takes right at an hour, and our appointment was scheduled for 8:30.  We failed to consider school being back in session and were still 10 minutes late.  This … Continue reading

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Ultra Sound Pictures

These are the very first pictures of sweet Haddie Joy. This is at 15 weeks, 4 days.  I love this one because it appears her hand is close to her mouth. This is the same picture, but I’ve outlined the … Continue reading

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Maternity Jeans and Heavy Things

First and foremost, I have a confession to make.  I have a new love in my life.  Maternity jeans.  Maternity jeans bend with me.  That is reason enough for exuberant joy.  I am forced to give a shout out to … Continue reading

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We Have a Name!

Shaylea often scolds me for giving her a name without sincere meaning.  I’ve tried and tried to help her understand that her middle name, Faith, is jam packed with meaning, theology and a story about God using her at that … Continue reading

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My Soul Knows

Lately I’ve been thinking about other women who have gone through this situation and have chosen to have an abortion.  This is not the path we have chosen, but only because of our relationship with Jesus Christ. There was a … Continue reading

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My Husband

Holding on to Peter – that’s how I made it to sunrise. I cried out to the Lord, “I need You.” Sometimes I can’t even battle the fears, I just have to cry out.  I rolled over and there lay … Continue reading

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It’s a…..!

Well, we went to Nashville today to see Dr. E, which I would like to name now as Dr. Collins.  We are very thankful for Dr. Collins, he has been wonderful.  We were one hour late, because, well because I … Continue reading

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Beautiful JOY

I’ve had several fears over the past several weeks.  After seeing the progressions of the ultrasounds one of these fears was that the deformities of our sweet baby might scare us, or even more of a concern, that the children … Continue reading

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God is My Friend

After we shared our testimony at church a woman in the congregation sent me an e-mail with a link to a web-site.  It was the blog of Angie Smith, wife of Todd Smith from the Christian group, Selah.  I was … Continue reading

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Telling the Kids

Many of you have asked how much the kids know.  The truth is, they know everything.  Our kids are 15, 12, and 9 1/2.  They are all very bright, and we really felt like withholding information about our situation from … Continue reading

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