My house burned to the ground and it was the best week of my life

Published at Today's Parent July 19, 2016, Written by Lori Brown

EXCERPT: "How could this be happening? Everything that we had worked so hard for, gone. The house that we were going to raise our family in, gone. The house where I cried so many nights over the babies we had lost and the baby we so badly wanted, gone.

... If there was a fertilized egg inside me, would all the stress mean it wouldn’t implant?

... From the ashes of our home came this beautiful miracle. Our baby’s middle name will be Phoenix, as a tribute to his or her beginnings."

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