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Episode 2: The Beginnings of Jack

Season 1 - Jack
Season 1 - Jack
Episode 2: The Beginnings of Jack

Show Notes

 Having a baby at 57 was a long journey between having surgery, struggling with my medication, going through a lawsuit, and trying to keep my families heads above water. In this episode, I am going to dive into the process of having Jack, the people that helped make that happen, and the obstacles I met along the way.


Key Takeaways: 

[1:06] Building a sense of community

[2:29] The pill and beginning my journey as a mother

[5:00] Losing my first baby 

[8:49] Planning to have Gracie and Molly

[9:54] The unexpected turn of losing Molly 

[12:45] Having dreams about a baby 

[18:18] Going to a fertility clinic as an older mother 

[21:22] A plethora of tests and the large cost of IVF

[22:55] Getting through a lawsuit 

[23:55] Keeping my family together and processing emotions 

[26:15] Going off my medication and struggling

[30:35] Having surgery for my jaw 

[32:36] The profound people I met along the way 

[34:54] Finding joy in my daily life 


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September 14, 2021

Podcast: A Thousand Tiny Steps

Episode #: 2

Episode Title: The Beginnings of Jack


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