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Here we are – one week away from Christmas. As I look back over the last year, I can’t help but think about how much has changed…

Last December, my husband and I decorated our house and put up our tree during the time we had off together while grieving our miscarriage. Merriment was the furthest thing from my mind. We opted not to visit our extended families during the holidays because we knew we’d be asked about when we planned to have children, and the idea of that was too much to bear. It was a somber time in our lives.

This year is anything but somber. We are celebrating our son’s first Christmas. It’s going to be hectic and crazy, and I wouldn’t want it any other way. Decorating the tree was a fantastic memory. We have tons of photos incorporating our son into our traditions. We will be visiting lots of family. We will get to play Santa for the first time ever.

This holiday season will be truly amazing.


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