Category Archives: Babies

To Our Baby Girl

Dear Baby Girl, my sweet Dorian, Twenty-five years ago today, you were born into Heaven.  My heart died that day right along with you. I prayed for you, to have you, to hold you.  I wanted you so desperately. I … Continue reading

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A Heavenly Birthday

Today is our Dorian’s 24th birthday in Heaven. She never breathed even her first here on this earth. Here is a modified version of a poem that I wrote during what would have been her 4th Christmas season.   Happy … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Babies, Birthdays, Grief, Loss | 6 Comments

December at McClendon Villa: Christmas Poem

Little Baby nestled there Born to bear my every care In a manger, lowly birth In You my soul found its worth. ©23 December 2016 Suzanne G. McClendon Image source: Pixabay.

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Happy Birthday!

Happy birthday to our first beautiful baby girl! We love you, baby. 🙂

Posted in 2017, Babies, Family, Family Photographs, Happy Birthday | 6 Comments

Book Review: A World of Babies

A World of Babies is unlike most other books we have ever read.  We believe it is probably meant to be a supplemental text for an anthropology course.  However, it is an interesting read just by itself. The idea is … Continue reading

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