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Real talk. I don’t ever feel strong enough. On any given day, my heart is broken and I’m exhausted. But somehow, giving up on creating our family is never an option. I don’t understand how that’s even possible – to feel so helpless but still be so determined. But then, time and time again, I […]

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So I have to be honest and admit that this post is totally brought to you by an experience I had the other night at the Mumford & Sons concert. It was during their encore, with one guitar and one microphone, the guys huddled around singing. You are not alone in this You are not […]

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I’ve stalked this dress ever since we started trying to have a baby. I’d tell myself I could buy it when I was finally pregnant. It would be a splurge, yes, but I imagined weekly photos in this dress with my bump growing as the days progressed so it totally seemed worth it. I pictured […]

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And for sure we have danced In the risk of each other Would you like to dance around the world with me. Those were lyrics from the first dance song at our wedding. He said it’d mean a lot to him to select our forever song and I was so surprised when I heard that […]

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In 2012, Steve and I took our most memorable trip to date. We sailed around Capri, we biked through Lucca, we drank wine in Tuscany, we prayed at the Vatican. It truly was the type of experience dreams are made of. It was also the place that I shared my truest desire with him. We […]

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