My beautiful daughter was born when I was 46

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Thursday, April 26, 2012 | 1 comments

Photo credit: EgilshayI had my beautiful daughter when I was 46.

She is healthy, beautiful and the love of my life.

This is my second time around, a new husband and new baby brought us all together as a family.

Never say never.

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Hannah's Hope: Seeking God's Heart in the Midst of In-fertility, Miscarriage, and Adoption LossHannah's Hope: Seeking God's Heart in the Midst of In-fertility, Miscarriage, and Adoption Loss
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By combining insights gleaned from her own experiences, interviews with experts, testimonial from other struggling caregivers, and helpful reference lists, Deane furnishes the emotional support and practical advice caregivers need to provide good care-and keep from burning out in the process.

Jennifer Saake and her husband, Rick, are the founders of Hannah's Prayer Ministries (, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to help women who are in-fertile or have suffered pregnancy loss or adoption loss.

Since their in-fertility battle began in 1992, the Saakes have lost ten children via pregnancy losses and failed adoption attempts and have been blessed with two living miracles.

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About Catherine: I am mom to three grown sons, two grandchildren and two rescue dogs. After years of raising my boys as a single mom, I remarried a wonderful man who had never had a child of his own. Unexpectedly, I found myself pregnant at 49!
Sadly we lost that precious baby at 8 weeks, and decided to try again. Five more losses, turned down for donor egg, foster care and adoption due to my age and losses - we have accepted that there will be no more babies in our house.

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  1. Donna says:

    Im 46 almost 47 and am going to give it a go!I'm a mother of 4 adult children and instead of holidaying and going out to work full time for the rest of my life, i'm chosing to try to do what I'd love the most. How many women do you know have acheived their dream? Donna

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