Posted in August 2013

Our vegan baby

Our vegan baby

We attended our third Meetup group meeting tonight. The group is a vegetarian/vegan/raw potluck and it has been great to meet other vegans in our community. Each time we’ve gone, someone has been absolutely taken with our “vegan baby.” I’m not talking about the standard “What a cute baby” type stuff. I’m talking about, “Oh, … Continue reading

One year of Separated at Birth

One year of Separated at Birth

My first post was one year ago. The next milestone will be my one-year surgery anniversary. It’s hard to believe, and exciting in many ways. This year has been full of ups and downs, highs and lows. But mostly it has been a year of healing. I have met some amazing moms because of this … Continue reading

You’re not alone

You’re not alone

We all deserve the opportunity to be the mommy we want to be. If you are hurting, don’t suffer in silence. And remember: You are not alone. While I cannot offer medical advice, I hope my family’s experience can give you comfort and help you find the information you need. Continue reading

Letter to Michelle Knight

Letter to Michelle Knight

Since news broke in May that three women were found inside a Cleveland home, my heart has ached for them. The young women — Michelle Knight, Amanda Berry and Gina DeJesus — were held as captives for more than a decade by a man who hid them from the world, tortured, raped and chained them. … Continue reading