Daring To Hope In The Midst Of IVF

By | 2018-07-22T19:43:48-04:00 July 2nd, 2018|Fertility|

It’s embryo transfer day. You’ve been anticipating this day for so long, hopeful that IVF will be the missing link between you and your baby. But suddenly you’re feeling something else. Perhaps you’re worried that maybe this won’t work. You’re feeling nervous or guarded against getting your hopes up, for fear of having them dashed. [...]

Can Infertility Make You A Better Mom?

By | 2018-07-25T18:40:17-04:00 June 25th, 2018|Fertility|

Before infertility changed everything, you probably already had an idea of what kind of mother you’re going to be. Unconditionally kind  As patient as Clark Kent Loving and nurturing Fantastic teacher Consistent Always putting your children first Protecting them from the injustices of the world  Appreciating every moment Most women start out with these ideas [...]

The Truth About Creating A Perfect Family

By | 2018-08-08T11:28:07-04:00 June 11th, 2018|Fertility|

What does your perfect family look like to you? Is your perfect family about having a certain number of kids? An even split between boys and girls? Do you imagine your kids follow the same passions you had as a child - perhaps playing the same sports, musical instruments, or keeping a 4.0 GPA [...]

Are Support Groups Good For Your Fertility?

By | 2018-07-22T18:47:50-04:00 June 4th, 2018|Fertility|

Infertility support groups - a good idea or not? You’ve been struggling to get pregnant for a while now. This whole infertility experience has been completely overwhelming and is full of intense emotions and hidden surprises around every corner. At a time like this it’s really great to have friends and family to confide in, [...]

Is The Strain Of Infertility Ruining Your Relationship?

By | 2018-08-08T11:52:59-04:00 May 28th, 2018|Fertility|

Is infertility ruining your relationship? How did you get here? It started out simple enough. You met someone you like. You both hit it off and the relationship got serious. You got to the point where you just knew you'd be happy forever. One day you decide it was time for a bigger step - [...]

Mother’s Day When You’re Struggling To Have A Baby

By | 2018-05-12T21:10:24-04:00 May 13th, 2018|Fertility|

It’s that time of year again. You see it all over facebook. You hear family members and friends talking all about it. It almost feels like they’re rubbing it in - like they ’re intentionally trying to make you feel bad. That’s right; it’s Mother’s Day. If you're feeling isolated, alone, and left-out in a [...]