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    Getting Through Pregnancy After Loss and Having A Rainbow Baby

    “Why are there so many songs about rainbows and what’s on the other side?  Rainbows are visions and only illusions”….sang Kermit The Frog.  I love this song.  I sang this in high school for part of a show choir concert I was in.  I don’t know why there are so many songs about rainbows, maybe because people are always looking somewhere over the rainbow.  But I have to say they are not visions or illusions.  I have my own rainbow.  I hold her everyday.  To me she is a physical reminder that God can turn beauty from ashes.  After a storm comes a rainbow.  If you are going through pregnancy…

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    Infant Loss: 8 Tips For Healing Through Grief

    Today I’m sharing with you how I was doing one month after losing my baby.  You can read about my daughter Rena in the first installment of my journey through infant loss here. During that first month of the mourning and healing process, I learned many things that helped me move through the fog of bereavement and began to see glimpses of light.   I want you and your loved ones to find healing and peace as you navigate through your struggles.  From my experience with infant loss I’m sharing 8 tips for healing through grief. I’ve also included a free printable on these 8 tips for you to keep or to share…

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    My Journey With Infant Loss To Help Other’s–Part One

    Infant Loss Up until this point I’ve been sharing with you tips and ideas for frugal living and thrifty momming.  One of my greatest enjoyments is helping others learn to live fully on less.  While that mantra does have a lot to do with the material side of things it also goes beyond tangible items.  I’ve had to learn to live fully with less after the experiencing infant loss with my daughter Rena.  If you’ve read my about me page you may have noticed I said I’m a mom to 1 son and 3 daughters.  What I didn’t share is that one of my girls is not here, she’s in…