© 2016 by Kelly Christie. 

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About this blog

My name is Kelly, I'm married to Russell, and we have four children - a daughter and son, and then two more daughters who both passed away just hours after being born. 

 

During pregnancy both Nina and Molly were deemed ‘incompatible with life' because of an unbalanced chromosome translocation. But we chose to continue on and carry to term - first with Nina in 2016, and then Molly in 2018 - despite the fact there was very little likelihood we'd meet them alive. 

This blog is my account of how we’ve dealt with things and all the curveballs life throws, as honestly and faithfully as we can.

This is our story

"Be still, and know that I am God"
Psalm 46:10
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August 5, 2019

You learn a lot in years of grief. What works, what doesn't. And it's not the same for everyone, but here's w...

March 7, 2019

March 7th has rolled around again. With little fanfare. Sorry Dad. 

It’s not that there’s no thought, just that where do y...

November 16, 2018

I feel like a bit of a fraud. Last blog I wrote about this real sense of joy I’d had post-Molly. This underlying happines...

September 8, 2018

Another baby with an unbalanced chromosome translocation, another little girl incompatible with life - Molly's birth...

August 1, 2018

​​The reality of this journey is all under a week away now. And while I’ve felt a lot of peace in this pregnancy compared...

July 3, 2018

There’s this thing I really love. Me, myself and I, in a car with my favourite worship playlist up very loud. 

I don’t car...

July 2, 2018

Death’s not something people like to talk about. It’s a subject people often avoid. They’re scared to bring it up for fea...

May 21, 2018

Life has flown in the 10 weeks since I last wrote, which is both a good thing and a bad thing. 

Good because som...

March 13, 2018

We went in to the hospital this afternoon to get results from our CVS test on whether this bub will be healthy or ‘incomp...

February 27, 2018

This is news we’re not 100% sure how to feel about yet… we’re pregnant again (and no, it wasn’t an accident!).

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