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I Couldn’t Give Up My Dream to Have A Child

Never live a life of regret just to avoid disappointment.

Photo by Eric Froehling on Unsplash

One of the biggest challenges in life is knowing when to let go and when to keep trying no matter how insurmountable the challenges appear to be.

13 years of infertility after the death of my first daughter from SIDS, I was pretty much ready to be done with the dream…

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Melissa Miles McCarter

Melissa Miles McCarter

Mommy who writes on the side about mental health, family, pop culture, feminism, and more. Editor of Popoff.us — Find out more linktr.ee/lissahoop

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