Category Archives: Getting Pregnant Again

For moms who have gotten pregnant after a baby loss.

May Fifth Mourning

Told by: Deborah My husband and I had been married for over 6 years when we finally decided it was time to try to have a baby. We were so excited when I found out I was pregnant, we had … Continue reading

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Subsequently

On the hot summer night of June 7, several years ago, a woman began to labor her child, her daughter.  The father of the child lay asleep in the bedroom, after leaving stern instruction not to be awakened unless the birth … Continue reading

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“…Not as the World Gives”

“We need to get that debris out of there.” After I gave birth at home to my tiny but perfectly formed miscarried baby, those words still make me recoil.  It didn’t matter how amazing I thought the hospital was or how well … Continue reading

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Irish Twins

When two babies are born nearly a year apart, they are said to be Irish twins.  This happens when one baby is conceived three months after the other was born. I already have one set of Irish twins.  The older of … Continue reading

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Held in the Silence

Told by: Kris 2007…what a difficult year that ended up being! We had decided to start trying for a second child in August of 2006. We got our first positive pregnancy test in October, just a month shy of our … Continue reading

Posted in 08 weeks, 09 weeks, 10 weeks, 11 weeks, Getting Pregnant Again, Infertility / Recurrent Loss | 1 Comment

Missing One of My Miracles

Told by: Pam We were so excited when we found out that we were expecting again. We were told 6 yrs ago that we would never have any children and then I found out I was pregnant with my son … Continue reading

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Better and Better

Told by: Stephanie In 2001 I became pregnant for the first time. My father had been in and out of the hospital for most of 2000 and 2001 so I didn’t think much of it when I missed my first … Continue reading

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Loss and Blessings

Told by: Laura I was trying to comfort someone through a loss recently. She is a friend of a friend, so she didn’t fully understand my losses. My friend had no experience in the matter and sent her to me … Continue reading

Posted in 05 weeks, 06 weeks, 09 weeks, 10 weeks, All Multiples, Getting Pregnant Again, Loss after ART | 1 Comment

Before Blue (Jay-Z and Beyonce)

Shawn Corey Carter, a US rapper better known by his stage name, Jay-Z, and his wife, Beyonce, a singer, songwriter and actress, gave birth to baby Blue Ivy, a little girl, earlier this month. While the news continues to circulate … Continue reading

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Harper’s Hands

Told by: Kristie I am a mother to 10 precious children – we are raising 5 and Jesus is raising 5.   I have had 3 early miscarriages, a loss at 16 weeks – our son, Isaiah, and then on July … Continue reading

Posted in 04 weeks, 05 weeks, 06 weeks, 16 weeks, 40 weeks, Getting Pregnant Again | 2 Comments