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The Power of Letting Go

I have been trying to get pregnant for over 2 years now. While I know that many have tried longer and maybe even harder, I am letting go now. Two IUI's, two IVF's, countless procedures, and one miscarriage......I'm letting go. Tears, pain, questioning, reasoning, rationalizing, wanting and waiting......I'm letting go. Painful injections, horrible side effects,… Continue reading The Power of Letting Go

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All I Know Is That I Don’t Know

Surrender; letting go. These are words that are heard often when being taught how to cope with something that we cannot control. "Give it to God", we say. There is nothing tangible or straightforward about this, but many of us (including myself) will say it as a form of comfort to someone as if it… Continue reading All I Know Is That I Don’t Know

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For Those Who Can’t Be Mothers – You’re Not Alone On Mother’s Day

Mothers Day is a wonderful day to celebrate the love and sacrifice that so many mothers offer. It is a day that I should only be thinking about appreciating my own mother (and I do). However, when you have been struggling to become a mother yourself, it can be gut wrenching. Last year was the… Continue reading For Those Who Can’t Be Mothers – You’re Not Alone On Mother’s Day

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How A Miniature Dachshund Saved My Life

  For as far back as I can remember, I have always been an animal person. Growing up, I had all kinds of animals ranging anywhere from cats and dogs to lizards and rodents. I have worked as a veterinary professional for almost 15 years, and although I have recently decided to make a career… Continue reading How A Miniature Dachshund Saved My Life

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Follow The Bread Crumbs

Have you ever heard the saying "God laughs when we make plans?" While it carries a somewhat pessimistic undertone, I think that the older I get the more I understand it. We all make plans. Society teaches us to make plans. You grow up, move out of your parent's house, obtain employment, etc. Maybe you… Continue reading Follow The Bread Crumbs