“Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart.” Jeremiah 1:5 My sweet Piper, I miss you more than I can bear. I wish more than anything that I could hold you today, that I could whisper that I love you, that I could marvel at… Continue reading Letters to Our Daughter
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! I hope you all enjoyed celebrating the birth of our Savior with your families and friends. Our family definitely celebrated well. My parents came down early Christmas morning and brought a delicious breakfast and sweet gifts. Daniel came a little later (after the kids had opened gifts and I’m… Continue reading Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
It was not how I expected our first few months of marriage to go. Honestly, I didn’t know what to expect, but I certainly did not foresee the roller coaster on which we were about to embark, even as I sat down in the seat and lowered the safety bar into place. Only a couple… Continue reading Guest Post
We are celebrating today! We made our first goal—24 weeks. The girls are “officially viable.” Although I feel a little breathless today, (They are starting to take up some significant space in there.) I feel like I can finally take a breath. Being at Texas Children’s, they would have “significantly intervened” and worked to save… Continue reading 24 Weeks!
I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday with your families! We definitely did! It was a full few days of family, food, and a lot of fun! Unfortunately, we ended up in the hospital around midnight Thanksgiving night. And so began another eventful set of days. I was having some complications and the… Continue reading 23 Weeks
I started writing this post Sunday, before needing to make the trek back to the hospital and being admitted for monitoring overnight. This road, y’all. I am feeling pretty exhausted. But we made it another week. Not without unexpected turns, overnight hospital stays, and trips to the hospital assessment center. I’ll recap and update, but first… Continue reading 21 Weeks
Reflecting on this week, the word that comes to mind is overwhelmed. Overwhelmed for different reasons. The first being by how faithful God is. The next by how many emotions I have felt in four short days. And by how supported and loved we have felt in this storm. This week held some of the… Continue reading Four Days