If you’ve ever suffered from a debilitating illness, you know it’s helpful to know you are not alone. When you suffer from hyperemesis gravidarum (HG), an illness that is only recently being noticed by anyone outside of those of us who have suffered through it, it’s very easy to feel completely isolated. When I became…
What makes a woman who purposely gets pregnant with baby #2 lock herself in a bathroom and cry in fear only minutes after celebrating with her husband that the baby is on the way? Hyperemesis gravidarum. 20 weeks of it with Big Girl. 25 weeks of it with Little Girl. So much fear of it…
In which I revisit a post dealing with NFP Awareness Week and families of different sizes.
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I was going to write a post about HG Awareness Day and a 5K I’m running, but I can’t do it.
Jeff Cavins’ book When You Suffer offers us ways to find meaning in our suffering, which lead us deeper into love.
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Forgiveness is easier when it’s for someone else. Can you forgive yourself?
During Natural Family Planning Awareness Week, don’t forget to be merciful towards those little families.
Today is HG Awareness Day, so I pulled up this post of mine from a few years ago. Hyperemesis is a serious medican condition, yet most people are unaware of it. I suffered from HG during both of my pregnancies, and I wouldn’t wish it on my worst enemy. Today, May 15, is…