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Category Archives: charity

Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep article and annual Fund Drive

With the Month of October being recognized as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, The Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep Foundation holds its Annual Fund Drive for six weeks starting in mid-September and ending in October. President Ronald Reagan enacted Proclamation 5890 in October of 1988 to recognize that each year, approximately a […]

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Sweet baby Helen Leticia, with wings….

I just wanted to share an image that has huge meaning for me. Baby Helen Leticia was one of my NILMDTS babies that passed away about a month ago at Alexandria Hospital. She was born at 29 weeks gestation and her mom had a normal pregnancy until 2-3 days prior to her delivery when she […]

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NILMDTS and a response

It’s not very often that I talk about the charity I’m partnered with, Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep. For one, it’s pretty personal, but more importantly, what can I say? It scares some folks off to hear about it and for others, they just can’t listen for very long without getting upset so […]

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Lent

Today is Good Friday. One of the most sacred and sad days in the Church when Christ was crucified. I took my boys into my church for a bit during the 3 hour prayer vigil, which represents the 3 hours He was agonizing on the cross – between 12 and the hour of his death […]

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Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep

Today has been a great day. I am still buzzing with excitement from the press the charity I am partnered with received today on The Today Show! It was the first national coverage the foundation has received since it’s inception 3 years ago (this month!). There have been a few local stories done on the […]

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