• Kids,  Lifestyle,  Parenting

    Long Story Short : Dealing with Trauma

    Long story short… I was halfway through my pregnancy until recentlyLong story short … My little girl Ella Jo was born without a heartbeat Long story short… I’m still heartbroken and healing everydayLong story short… We celebrated her anyway We found out we were pregnant late in the game. Due to my present Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) the symptoms for early pregnancy were completely masked until the symptoms were lasting longer than normal. I knew then something else was up. I’ve felt the bitter sting of positive tests and the dreaded words of “no heartbeat” twice over two years ago in consecutive miscarriages no further than 8 weeks. And lo, before…