This.Is.Icing.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Amy’s Story: Our daughter Claire was 20 months old when my husband and I surprisingly discovered we would be expecting again. What we planned as a celebration weekend…

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I Will Dance Again

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Vickie’s Story: My first husband and I lived on old farmland in the Midwest with deer on our property. We enjoyed spending time outside with our dogs and…

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Cursing My Cancer

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Geneva’s Story: I was diagnosed with colon cancer in my late 40’s after having a colonoscopy. A picture of the tumor was given to me and the doctor…

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My Love for Super Heroes

Friday, July 1, 2016

Liz’s Story: Glowing Skin, Beautiful hair, and the best attitude ever describe my second pregnancy. It was a welcome change from my first pregnancy which had been wrought…

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Storming Heaven for A Miracle

Monday, May 16, 2016

Mary’s Story:  Lying on the sonographer’s table I anticipated the technician’s smiling commentary on how great my baby looked. Instead she focused on his abdomen for what seemed…

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The Sky Was the Limit

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Carrie’s Story:  I carried the shame of feeling defective for twenty-three years. The summer before my senior year of high school I went manic. I did not know…

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My Dreams Were Shattered

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Angie’s Story: I will never forget July 23, 2010. Two years prior my husband and I were blessed with healthy and beautiful boy/girl twins. During the first two…

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A Severe Mercy

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Grace’s* Story: At the age of thirty, I loved my job and my friendships. But I wanted a family, and finally that happened when I married. I was wise enough to…

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Holding My Breath

Monday, October 28, 2013

Pat’s Story: It seems far away now but my story starts with a headache, a really bad headache. Then followed the doctors, the meds, the hospital, the MRIs. …

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From Wheelchair to WOW

Monday, October 28, 2013

Mary’s story: Most people find it hard to believe that 10 years ago, I was in a wheelchair, barely able to lift my arm to feed myself or…

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I Learned How to Go Hungry

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Charlotte’s* Story: I was sixteen when my mom decided to put me and my sisters on a “diet.” She had struggled with her weight when she was a teenager, and…

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Pressing Through Pain

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Dede’s Story: I thought the pain in my right shoulder was due, in part, to the fact that I was now having to carry around a 3 month…

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Devastating Diagnosis with Blessings

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Jamie’s Story: In August of 2001, I woke with numbness in my right leg. During the next several months other disturbing sensations and physical issues would occur. After…

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