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19 July 2014 ~ 8 Comments

a new hope

a new hope

Thursday we excitedly welcomed two new Gjertsens!

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22 June 2014 ~ 3 Comments

Percysaurus turns 2

Percysaurus turns 2

Percy turned two June 8. Planning a little dinosaur party was a fun distraction from the miscarriage, so I might have gone a little overboard for a two-year-old’s party. My mom was visiting for the week prior, so it was like having two of me to get things done. Awesome! I put her to work on some adorable almond dino cookies for the goody bags. Thanks, Mom!

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30 May 2014 ~ 6 Comments

hello and goodbye, again

May 17 Dear Red and Nemo, I am praying big things for you guys. That your lives will redound to the glory of God, that your voices among the millions on earth will speak His words, that you will fear God and love His ways. Red, you didn’t look great coming out of the freezer, […]

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17 May 2014 ~ 5 Comments

Red and Nemo

Around 12:30pm on Friday we became parents to both Red and Nemo.

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16 May 2014 ~ 1 Comment

Transfer complete

We’ve just been hanging out in a Knoxville hotel room since the 12:30 transfer this afternoon. We have some pictures but no way to get them on the iPad. We’ll update when we get home tomorrow. 2 embryos thawed and transferred. Abby’s resting, doing fine.

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