Category Archives: Louie

One Photo of Yourself

On August 30, 2015, Posted by , In 10-Day "You" Challenge,Charlie Bastian,Life,Louie, With No Comments

10-Day “You” Project, Day 10: One Photo of Yourself

Nine Loves

On August 18, 2015, Posted by , In 10-Day "You" Challenge,Family,Life,Louie,My Babies, By , , With No Comments

10-Day “You” Project, Day 2: Nine Loves

Capture Your Grief – Day 14: Light and Dark

The white “One Who Soars” and black “In Mourning” wristbands are from the MISS Foundation. The March of Dimes wristband (purple) is from the March for Babies. Capture Your Grief is an annual, 31-day mindful healing project that consists of photography and reflection. It is for “anyone who is grieving the…

The Spaces of Missing

This is Louie holding our first baby, Calvin Phoenix, after he was stillborn in 2009. This is Louie holding our fourth and only living baby, Charlie Bastian, after his birth in 2012. It’s not often that Louie is recognized as a father of more-than-one, as a daddy to FIVE wanted…

Hire my husby

On December 15, 2012, Posted by , In Charlie Bastian,Family,Louie,Photography, With No Comments

Dear friends: If you have any leads for an illustrator, graphic artist, 2D animator, or similar position, I have an awesome candidate who also happens to be the co-creator of this amazing ball of sweetness. (Posted via Instagram)

The 5th Belongs to Calvin: Showers—a guest post from Daddy

For Calvin’s 3rd heavenly birthday, I asked Louie if he would do a guest post on my blog to share some of our story from his perspective. I’m glad I asked, and I’m glad he agreed, because even now, I continue to learn what it’s like for him to walk…

Less than 18.5 hours until the ultrasound

We’re going to see Bumble Bee again tomorrow afternoon, and I should be 6 weeks and 4 days along. This is around the time that we should be able to see the fetal pole and a heartbeat. And that is what I really, really, really want to see. I know…

Happy Wedding Anniversary, My Love

On September 27, 2011, Posted by , In Life,Louie,Wedding, By , With No Comments

Photo credit: Thank you to Ed Pingol Photography for taking these beautiful photos.