Infertility

Two Pink Lines

I debated when and if I should post this. I felt like I needed time to grieve, however I cope by writing.  This blog originally started out as an outlet for me when I was first diagnosed with PCOS. I never anticipated that it would turn into a comfort for many people and  introduce me… Continue reading Two Pink Lines

Guest Posts

Jenny’s Story

The following is a blogpost from my dear friend Jenny about her experience with depression and fertility treatments. The Day I Yelled at the Worcestershire Sauce   Infertility has consumed me. Again. And taken such a heavy toll on all of us emotionally and mentally. Trying to get your body back into a good groove… Continue reading Jenny’s Story

Infertility

What Infertility Has Taught Me

Yesterday was the last day of infertility awareness week. If you follow me on instagram, you have seen my multitude of posts. This year's theme was "flip the script" which aligns with the purpose of my blog beautifully.  I so badly wanted to post a video to describe my final thoughts on infertility awareness week,… Continue reading What Infertility Has Taught Me

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When Things Don’t Go As Planned…

For the first time in a couple of months, I'm actually feeling like myself. If you struggle with infertility, you know exactly what I'm talking about.  There are times when you feel so disconnected from your body, that you don't even recognize yourself. I recently learned that when you are going through hormone treatments your… Continue reading When Things Don’t Go As Planned…

Guest Posts

Brittni’s Story

The first day of my last period was 1/1/18. That’s easy to remember. Then I got pregnant. I knew immediately- not because of any womanly intuition or anything like that, but because I’m very, very regular. The day before my missed period, I wasn’t spotting like usual. The day my period would have begun, I… Continue reading Brittni’s Story

Infertility

Waiting and Waiting and Waiting and Waiting on Baby Acker

The phrase that I have heard the most during my infertility journey, and the one I hate the most is this one... "Just be patient it will happen."  Que angry war cry. I was recently listening to a podcast that talked about waiting.  When couples are trying to conceive, (TTC) all they do is wait… Continue reading Waiting and Waiting and Waiting and Waiting on Baby Acker

Infertility

How to Survive Fertility Treatments

    Fertility treatments are the worst. Literally the worst thing ever. Taking fertility medication makes you feel like you are pregnant 24/7 yet your womb is empty. It is physically, emotionally, and mentally draining. Let me describe to you what a typical day during treatment is like.   *Disclaimer* Treatment is different for everyone.… Continue reading How to Survive Fertility Treatments