Category: mama life

20 weeks.

This week is a huge milestone. 20 weeks! I can hardly believe we’re already halfway there! It’s the most incredible feeling to be growing a life inside of me. And it’s beginning to become...

a time to dance

I drafted two full blog posts for our pregnancy announcement before drafting the third and final one that I ended up posting. Both of them included bits and pieces about both our journey leading...

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...