Chelsea’s Stories ~ October Baby Loss Awareness Month

My husband, Tyler,  and I were married on January 1, 2011. We were high school sweethearts and when we got married, we’d been together for four years. We’d talked often of starting a family after we were married and a little more settled, had some money saved up. Life had other plans and we had […]

Encouraging Verses for Pregnancy, Labor, and Birth + FREE Download

In every season of our lives we are called to surrender our lives to Christ, and pregnancy can be a particularly vulnerable season of trusting and surrendering to God our bodies, our births, and the beautiful life of the child growing within us. The Birth Garden has crafted 20 encouraging Bible verses for you to […]

A Beautiful Reflection on Loss ~ “Though my baby’s breath was taken… I will use mine to praise to God.”

Even Unto Death Three weeks have passed since I heard Dot’s heartbeat for the last time. “Perfect heartbeat,” my midwife said. . Two weeks have passed since I stared at the last grainy image of sweet Dot… so tiny and so still. Not the somersaults that I remembered at her big sister’s twelve-week ultrasound. The […]