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Grandma-to-Be With Alzheimer's Is Thrilled to Hear Pregnancy News — Again & Again

Jenn is perhaps best known as the author of the popular parenting blog Breed ‘Em and Weep (2005-2012). She’s written for many magazines, newspapers and websites, including Brain, Child Magazine, Literary Mama, and The Boston Globe. Jenn’...

This bittersweet pregnancy announcement deserves all the tears

File this under "we're not crying, you're crying".

A pregnant woman revealed the big baby news to her mom on video. The twist? Her mom has advanced Alzheimer's. So the mom-to-be told her mom the news hundreds of times, filming many of the chats, and her mom's reaction is heartbreakingly bittersweet. Every single time.

More: Watch as this mother with Alzheimer's recognizes her daughter

We're telling you, words won't do it for this one. Check out the video.

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What a beautiful thing, to have a mom so excited for your baby news — but how incredibly difficult too to have her forget the news every time she hears it.

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