Category Archives: Early pregnancy

Pregnancy

The adventure that transforms woman and man into parents – giving life, bearing life, protecting life. * * * * * I have known for over a week now that I am pregnant, ad I have felt a growing tension. … Continue reading

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A baby but no father…

The chance to have a baby was wonderful for me. He is healthy, but the one thing I can’t offer him is a father or a good friend. For us both, I hope one day to meet such a good … Continue reading

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Carrying Your Child Alone

For many couples, a baby is the first real challenge they encounter. The uncertainties, questions and adjustments of the first child threaten the relationship. They must be ready to change their habits, to break the cocoon which nurtured their love, … Continue reading

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To Give Life…

If the experiences of pregnancy and childbirth are a turning point in a woman’s life, they are not a solution to our life, nor a goal. It is more of a calling that we are given to explore. It is … Continue reading

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Welcoming new life within

I’ve seen your picture once, through waves of sound, But mostly must imagine who you are. Do you dream of me, as I dream of you Little flutter, little infant, little one? Ellen, Woodstock, Ontario * * * * * … Continue reading

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Carrying a new life

Surprise! I learn that I am pregnant. After careful thought, I drum up my courage and announce the news to Denis, the love of my life. To my great surprise, he reacts positively and we decide to form a family. … Continue reading

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Dream and Expectations

When I was told the results of the pregnancy test, I said, “I don’t want this baby.” Then, I thought of how I love life, so I kept it. J., Belgium * * * * * Acceptance is not always … Continue reading

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