Failed adoption

Posted on 02. Jun, 2010 by .


Three years ago,  a girl in our church had gone to camp and met a girl named Britt’knee.  We received a call from leaders in our church, that Britt’knee had a little girl that she was looking to have adopted .  After 5 years of infertility and 2 miscarriages, we jumped at the chance.  We […]

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On the other side of infertility….or so I thought.

Posted on 06. Mar, 2010 by .


After struggling with infertility for so many years, when I finally held my baby girl, one thing became evident.  The struggle was well worth it.  However, in the midst of the struggle, I wrestled with uncertainty, doubt, and fear. I knew I was going to be a mom, but I didn’t know how and when.   […]

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changing the way I see

Posted on 23. Feb, 2010 by .


At six years old,  I vividly remember walking out of the mall and seeing leaves on the tree for the first time.  It was only through my new glasses that I could see this distinction, before that it was all just a blur.  At nine years, I was given the choice of getting bi-focals or […]

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back to blogging?

Posted on 18. Feb, 2010 by .


Well….we will see.  When my husband told me that my blog was gone, I was surprised  how devastating that felt.  I guess my blog has been a pretty good friend, and over time I took it for granted. Thankfully, we figured out a way to recover the content, but all the comments are gone.  So […]

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Prebiotics can be beneficial for formula fed babies

Posted on 08. Aug, 2009 by .


A recent new study suggests that giving prebiotic supplementation to full term infants resulted in more normal stool patterns and better weight gain compared to those that didn’t receive the prebiotics.  Breastfed infants receive the prebiotics through the mother’s milk.  The article suggests benefits but recommends further controlled studies to be done before recommending it […]

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To be honest…

Posted on 24. May, 2009 by .


I feel inadequate. There are times in life that I feel on top of the world, and then there are times like right now when I feel inadequate, criticized, and just not enough. I feel like I try really hard to do the things I’m supposed to do. Simple things become so complicated. For instance, […]

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The Bomb Mom

Posted on 06. May, 2009 by .


A friend of mine just started a new clothing line targeted to cool moms. So if you are one, or if you know of one, check out their giveaway! Guys you could submit entries too and give the prize to your wife!

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Bumbleride giveaway

Posted on 22. Apr, 2009 by .


I’ve written about the dilemma of trying to find the perfect double stroller before, and 3kidandus is giving away a Bumbleride!  From what she says, it comes close to being perfect. So check it out and maybe you will win!

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