In the beginning, I was positive. Well, for the most part I was positive. Obviously, when I was diagnosed with PCOS I was sad. I cried a lot, but for the most part I felt positive. I started this blog and began talking about it. Talking about it helped. It validated my feelings. Then a… Continue reading When to Ask For Help
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
One of the most frustrating things about this journey, other than the fact that I can't get pregnant, is the lack of material for those that are young and experience infertility. Every book I have picked up, every article I have read, and every blog that I have searched are about woman 30+ suffering from… Continue reading But What About Being 20 Something and Infertile?
The phrase that I hate more than any phrase that has ever existed is "when the timing is right, it will happen." GAAAHHHHHH!! Excuse me whilst I bang my head on my desk and scream a furious war cry. I will admit that I used this phrase quite often during my early twenties. Josh… Continue reading Why Timing Isn’t Everything…
It's a strange feeling, grief. It's even stranger when you're grieving something you've never had. I didn't think it was possible until this past year. It hit me like a ton of bricks when I was sitting in the doctor's office last week. Ironically, it was dark and snowy outside. I stared out the window… Continue reading Infertility, The Gift That Keeps on Grieving