Category: Infant & Pregnancy Loss
Goodbye, Dream Home.
After Prudence died, my husband and I started planning a future together that prioritized what really mattered to us. We no longer wanted all the stress and responsibilities of owning and operating businesses in our small town. We didn’t want our lives to continue the way we had been going so far – my husband…
From Someone Who’s Been There
If you or someone you know is going through pregnancy or infant loss, here a few things I would recommend that helped me.
Finding out about Prudence
This post took me longer to write than usual. I thought a lot about how I wanted to tell Prudence’s story, I reread things I posted when it was happening, and I just couldn’t get myself to sit down and write a new post about it. This is probably partly because we’re nearing her birthday,…
It’s been four months…
On the 19th of every month I plan to share our story of Prudence. Today, September 19th, marks four months since Prudence’s day of life. It’s been four months since I was induced unexpectedly and had Prudence a month and a few days early. In some ways it seems like a lifetime ago, and other…
Why I’ll never look at a daylily the same again.
My aunt told me that a daylily only blooms for one day. That’s it. A single day. God made this beautiful flower, on purpose, to live and die in a single day. My aunt told me this on the day that my daughter lived. It was also the day that she died. May 19, 2020.