To Give a Heart–thoughts on organ donation

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Every so often there are organ donor videos that circulate Facebook that really put me back in this place of deep reflection on my decision not to donate my son’s organs. It’s a place where I feel both regret and gratitude for my choice. After only minutes of holding my four-month-old’s body…

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Seven Years Giveaway for Borrowed Angel

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March 10th marked seven years since my son, Ty, died from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). For the next two weeks, my social media posts will focus on offering support during challenging times and I’d love to hear from YOU! From now through next Friday, March 31st, you have the…

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Giveaway! Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness

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It’s that time of year to honor all those who have lost babies through pregnancy, stillbirth, or infancy. I reflect on the six years since my first-born passed away from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome at four-months-old and I’m grateful for the immense support and healing I have always had throughout…

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Christian’s Soldiers (Our Borrowed Angel)

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(Note: #OurBorrowedAngels is a series I will continue on my blog. If you have experienced the loss of a child, whether through miscarriage, stillbirth, infancy, or an older child, I would love to share your story. Contact me if you are interested and be sure to check out out this giveaway honoring…

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“…Words Will Break Our Hearts”

My heart is hurting as I imagine the horrific events that took the life of two-year-old, Lane Graves. And I shake inside when I read the cruel comments from outsiders placing blame on the parents. The toddler and alligator incident in Orlando is just one of many heartbreaking scenarios where strangers…

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Highlighting Rumors as FREE

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 It’s been an awesome 24 hours for Rumors. Much thanks to BookBub and EBookDaily for their promotions and helping readers know that Rumors is a free download! Not just today but everyday! Get a taste of the Lingering Echoes series for FREE by reading Rumors first. OR if you’ve read…

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Tell Me Your Loss, Your Story.

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I’m starting something new on my blog! I get to share Ty and my experiences with grief and healing often. It’s therapeutic and I’m touched that people take time to read my words. I also hope it helps someone else who can relate. But now it’s your turn! I want…

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Borrowed Angel Anniversary GIVEAWAY

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Borrowed Angel hits two years of publication this month! That’s still pretty young in the book world and I am working hard to help Borrowed Angel become a known resource for parents who have lost a child. When my son died from SIDS six years ago, there were so many…

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Writing Your Tears

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So much TRUTH to this. Borrowed Angel essentially wrote itself through tearful blog posts during the first two years after Ty passed away. I was never someone who could pick up the phone and call a family member or a friend while feeling trapped inside my loss. It was like…

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Five Days Left for the Buddy-Read Giveaway!

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I’ve had an influx of new subscribers (thank you and welcome!) and wanted to make sure everyone knew about the ongoing giveaway that ends next Tuesday! In case you missed the announcement: BUDDY-READ GIVEAWAY! Win a paperback of Vanishing Act for you AND a friend. Comment on the giveaway post…

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