National Infertility Awareness Week

When I started thinking about National Infertility Awareness Week, this phrase came to mind, “SomeoNe Is Always Waiting”. This simple statement packs a powerful punch and to me, is synonymous with the purpose of this week. With 1 in 8 couples struggling to conceive, it means there are many people waiting… Waiting for: Doctor appointments…

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Unscripted Part 2

As I mentioned in a previous post, I am doing a two part series inspired by the book Unscripted: The Unpredictable Moments That Make Life Extraordinary by Ernie Johnson, Jr. You can read the post from Unscripted Part 1. Our wait has challenged what it means to trust God. Right now I have nothing, no…

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Unscripted Part 1

I love reading and recently finished Unscripted: The Unpredictable Moments That Make Life Extraordinary by Ernie Johnson, Jr. I can’t say enough about this book, which is an autobiography about Ernie Johnson, Jr. who is a sportscaster on TNT. The premise of the book is what he calls Blackberry Moments. He describes them as moments…

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The Wait List – Dort

The Wait List features guest posts from people just like you and me, all sharing a coming thread of you guessed it, waiting. No one wants to be on the wait list, but through these features, I hope you find encouragement and see all the miraculous ways God works through us during that time. If you…

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2 Corinthians 5:7

2 Corinthians 5:7 – We live by faith, not by sight. It’s typically easier to believe in something when you can see it. It doesn’t require much, if any faith, because well, you can see it. You know it is there. Faith translates to belief, faithfulness or trust. Simply put, it means believing something is true…

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Infertility is…

Doing all the “right” things, but not getting results A monthly punch in the gut when your period comes Lonely Extremely frustrating Changing me to be more transparent and vulnerable Difficult on a marriage, family and friends Waiting… and waiting… and waiting… and waiting… A roller coaster of emotions hoping and praying this is the…

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Not Who I Once Was

I love photos, especially those from the past. There is usually much to laugh about when you look at hairstyles and clothing. My photo from the 1990’s is no exception. Look at those bangs and braces! Either way, those old photos are no longer a current representation as I’ve changed quite a bit over the…

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