Osteogenesis Imperfecta · pregnancy · Prenatal Diagnosis

A New Conversation: Prenatal diagnosis, Genetics, Rare + the 20-week Anatomy Scan

"This was the gut-dropping, body-numbing moment…. this was the moment that we can refer to as the moment…. where there is a before this moment… and an after this moment…. this is the moment that divides… that creates the before photos… where I look at myself and think, “Oh, that’s the woman who she was before everything… Continue reading A New Conversation: Prenatal diagnosis, Genetics, Rare + the 20-week Anatomy Scan

Faith · Fear · joy · parenting · pregnancy · Prenatal Diagnosis

Running out of the darkness: How a song about Jesus reminded me of who I am

Even knowing Jesus as a child, and growing a relationship with God as an adult... when tragedy and uncertainty strike, surrender boot camp begins. Tuning into this type of surrender changed me. .... letting go, and leaning in. ... this has transformed the way I feel into all experiences, relationships, interactions, how I raise my… Continue reading Running out of the darkness: How a song about Jesus reminded me of who I am

Be the energy that best serves · Faith · Family · Fear · Forgiveness · Home birth · Hungry for Change · joy · love · pregnancy · self help · Self-Care · Shadow Work · spirituality · the law of attraction

How my life and belief changed as I became an awakened woman

At 11 years old, I wrote a letter to President Bill Clinton... about why he vetoed a bill that would ban partial birth abortion. Unfortunately I do not have a copy of the letter I wrote to him, but have his response:   I had no idea about being a woman or the situation a woman… Continue reading How my life and belief changed as I became an awakened woman

pregnancy · spirituality

Make gnoccis at 40 weeks pregnant

 Last time I made gnocci from scratch whilst pregnant, I was in labor with Charlie...Couldn't hurt, and so tasty!!Recipe: Equal parts flour and ricotta cheese... soooo much easier than making it with potatoes, which I did almost 7 years....having contractions with Charlie...If you told me I would reach 40 weeks pregnant, I wouldn't have believed… Continue reading Make gnoccis at 40 weeks pregnant