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Meghan Kelsey
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Table for Six
It's been almost eight years since we had our Gabriel.  Since we lost our Gabriel.  Over the past several years, one child in this family has continued to talk about him the most.  Joel, now nine years old and the only sibling to have the chance to actually...
Table for Six
Table for Six
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Four Little Ones
What does grief feel like when you are this many years
out from the day you said both "hello" and "goodbye" to your precious one?   When the world has forgotten, but
your heart still remembers?   The number one thing people
tell me about this blog is that i...
Four Little Ones
Four Little Ones
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Remembering them at Christmas
Last night was the always beautiful Labor of Love Christmas service.  It's a night I look forward to every year.  Last year there were two men who shared about their losses, and it moved me so much I blogged about it.  You can read that entry here .  I knew...
Remembering them at Christmas
Remembering them at Christmas
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What I Said, 7th Angelversary Edition
Yesterday's forecast called for thunderstorms and hail.  I was already a hot mess, and the thought that we'd have to cancel for the first time ever due to weather was heartbreaking.  It rained while I picked up the balloons.  It poured while we gathered eve...
What I Said, 7th Angelversary Edition
What I Said, 7th Angelversary Edition
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The Unexplainable
I think you only really "get this" if you've lost a significant loved one yourself, but I'll try to explain.  And I can really only speak for myself, but I have a feeling I'm speaking for many of us...  You don't always miss your baby (or spouse, or parent,...
The Unexplainable
The Unexplainable
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The Truth about our "Blessing"
Our fifth baby started forming in my womb seven months after my husband underwent a vasectomy.  Maybe the procedure didn't work.  Maybe we didn't wait long enough.  Eighteen months later and we're still not sure. I tried so hard to blissfully enjoy the preg...
The Truth about our "Blessing"
The Truth about our "Blessing"
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To Keep His Memory Alive
In the seven years
since Gabriel's fatal diagnosis, my husband and I have been blessed with three healthy daughters.  Our
family is now big and crazy and wonderful.  Our evenings are full of
bickering and laughter, chaos and cuddles.  I can't count the t...
To Keep His Memory Alive
To Keep His Memory Alive
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Gracie's Birth Story
My sweet Grace, You are now one month old and your little life has already blessed me so much.  Having the opportunity to hold, cuddle, and love another precious baby has brought me so much joy.  God certainly knew what He was doing when he gave you to me. ...
Gracie's Birth Story
Gracie's Birth Story
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Kyle shares his Young Life Story
(My precious husband had the honor of speaking at this year's annual Young Life Banquet.  Held last night, we celebrated 75 years since the ministry has been introducing kids to Christ.  "Grateful.  Joyful.  Hopeful."  Below is his speech.) For those of you...
Kyle shares his Young Life Story
Kyle shares his Young Life Story
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Waiting on Grace
Hello dear reader.  Realized I haven't blogged much about this precious baby currently inside my belly, and for my own memory I need to take a moment and write out some details. I'm currently 38.5 weeks along, at that beautiful point in gestation where I fe...
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