Category: mama life

a good gift

On March 13, I felt her move for the very first time. It was a moment I’ll never forget. Clay and I were sitting on the couch watching tv, and all of a sudden...

baby feet

On March 4, 2019, we saw her sweet baby feet… And I cried. God gave me a vision when I was in the thick of fear of losing this pregnancy. I saw two little...

it’s a girl.

On Saturday we found out if our little Valentine is a boy or a girl… One of my best friends had these adorable cookies made for the party. We had another friend fill a...

our pregnancy after loss

pregnant. December 12, 2018 It’s been 4 days since I found out I am pregnant. Pregnant. 2 days later that word seemingly sat there with an ease on that stick not seen, felt or...

Seeded Hope.

Sharing our story of loss @seededhope today on Instagram 💞 Amy makes these beautiful necklaces for not only miscarriage but for all sorts of other life experiences. My necklace has two little forget-me-not seeds in...

welcome, Baby Collier

There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven: a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot, a...

hope after miscarriage.

It arrived the day before we left to visit my family for Christmas. A box labeled “in honor of Collier Babies” held reminders of truth that we have reason to hope for these babies...

I Don’t Understand It

// on grief and loss and the unanswered questions of this life // I sat in church on Sunday and hot tears flooded my eyes, pouring down my cheeks more quickly than I could...

grief.

Grief. It sneaks up on you. Often when you least expect it. Pops up out of the blue with no warning at all.⠀ Last night we were watching Last Man. Neil’s daughter had passed...

our journey of miscarriage

On October 3, our world changed. In one moment our lives would never be the same. We became parents. It was a season of celebration, of anticipation, of dreaming and planning. My sweet parents...