Tag: Faith

Beauty for Ashes

December 23rd.. a day I thought I would loathe for the rest of my life.  December 23rd.. the day I was born. Also the day my daughter was supposed to be born.  December 23rd, 2020.. the day I turn 23. Also the day my daughter was supposed to be celebrating …

Surviving the Holidays When You’ve Lost Someone

For most people, the holidays are a time to celebrate. It’s a time where you get to be with family that you may not normally see all the time, and it’s a time to make memories and share laughs.  For others, it can be a reminder of loved ones they’ve …

My Sincere Prayer for (Y)our Sons and Daughters

It’s been on my mind a lot lately, even more than it was when my husband and I experienced our first few losses. I kept thinking to myself, it’s hard to believe that 1 in 4 of the children I meet and see every day will experience a loss. I’m …

A Faith Walk – Pregnant After Loss

It’s been nearly 15 months since we lost our little girl Aaliyah, and I don’t think there’s ever a day that goes by that I don’t think about her. I wouldn’t consider myself to be grieving still, but I do still cry every once in a while, and rightfully so. …

JEALOUSY – 3 PART BLOG SERIES

Part 2 – The Dangers of Jealousy The kind of jealousy we are talking about here is jealousy of what other people have, who they are, and what they’ve achieved.  “Jealousy is resenting the fact that others have something, do something, or are something, that wish you had, could do, …

Jealousy – 3 Part Blog Series

Part 1 – STOP Comparing Yourself to Others  This blog series is going to make some people uncomfortable. And that’s okay.  Let me start by saying: I’m not perfect. I personally have dealt with jealousy. I’ve really had to pray to God to help me stop comparing myself to other …