Surprise! I just turned 44

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Thursday, July 19, 2012 | 0 comments

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I just turned 44. This is my second child, my first will be 15 Saturday the 28th. I've been very blessed - no miscarriages or problems.

We decided about 6 years ago to go off any protection and see what happened. I had given up.

We had talked about going to doctors, and just decided not to.

We had one beautiful daughter and so... we would let God work his miracle if that was to be.

Surprise!

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TODAY'S BOOK SUGGESTION:
Image: Hot Flashes Warm Bottles : First-Time Mothers Over Forty, by Nancy London. Publisher: Celestial Arts; 1 edition (April 19, 2001)-Hot Flashes Warm Bottles : First-Time Mothers Over Forty
by Nancy London

-- The first prescriptive and anecdotal guidebook for the multitudes of older moms, and distills the wisdom, insight, and practical advice gathered during her years as a therapist and support group leader.

With tips for renewing physical and sexual energy, parenting after infertility and adoption, balancing career and family, and caring for elderly parents, the personal stories from these older moms are often humorous, sometimes surprising, but always reassuring.

Without exception, the reader will be left with the comforting knowledge that she is not alone on her journey. Hot Flashes fills a much-needed place in the parenting field, at a time when more and more women are embracing motherhood later in life.

Image: Buy Now on Amazon.comPaperback: 192 pages
Click to order/for more info: Hot Flashes Warm Bottles







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Catherine

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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