The Baby Who Saved My Life… Part III

One trimester had come and gone. We approached Christmas Season with more nervousness than excitement this time. Blizzard after blizzard blended with virus after virus that hammered our family. My husband worked out of town, and while the job sustained us for a short time, the four and a half hour commute one way took [...]

The Baby Who Saved My Life… Part II

  I threw out the positive pregnancy test. That’s right... the once-15 year-old pro-life teen who rebelliously started a pro-life group at her high school, the young mother who met with top pro-life leaders and gave public speeches on the seriousness of the life of preborn children, the mother with 10 living children who truly [...]

This Little Light of Mine…

I was having one of those days. OK, one of those weeks. Seems like if something could go wrong or get broken or get hurt, it did.  If I start the list, I'll tempt myself to go for the bottle of Captain Morgan's (skip the glass), and seeing as I am expecting, I tend to [...]

The Mission of the Baby (Bump)

I've always been outgoing. In fact, I've had to tone it down in recent years so that I could actually get things done.  I've been known to make friends with the cashier (and therefore hold up the irritated line), to have complete counseling sessions in the produce section, to "catch up with a dear friend" [...]