“They gave me Elizabeth to hold, and I just kept on looking at her and thinking, ‘I can’t believe she’s ours, that she’s mine, and that they just gave her to me.’”
These YRSTRY books are not your typical baby books: they detail life from when mom and dad found out they were pregnant to high school and beyond. What amazing keepsakes.
This YRSTRY book is a twist on birth stories: instead of focusing on baby, we created a book about the birth of a mother. It is one of my favourites.
During a hard year, it’s nice to look back on how many great memories there still were – and I know the gift of YRSTRY brought comfort and joy to the grandparents during the pandemic.
Nash is extra special to me. His mama was a client of mine when I was still a postpartum doula. We hit it off immediately and became friends. I was privileged to spend many mornings snuggling Nash when he was a newborn, and what a gift that was. My hope is his YRSTRY...