How to Select a Fertility Clinic

What factors should you consider when choosing a fertility clinic? Use these 6 important points to help make your decision....more

A Little Yellow Happy

One little pill......it's amazing how one little pill can be causing so many thoughts in my mind these days.  A pill that is supposed to be making my thoughts happier and easier is stressing me out a little bit to be honest. ...more

A Little Yellow Happy

One little pill......it's amazing how one little pill can be causing so many thoughts in my mind these days.  A pill that is supposed to be making my thoughts happier and easier is stressing me out a little bit to be honest. ...more

The Definition of Insanity

Insanity- To do the same thing multiple times and expect a different outcome ...more

The IVF Survival Kit

Chris:  Ever since we got the medicine "Party in a Box" Candace has been apologizing about the hormonal basketcase that she is going to become.  She tried to reconcile some of this impending doom and terror by giving me what she called an "IVF Survival Kit." ...more

Give the Gift of Life

Over 7.4 million women in the United States alone have had to turn to infertility treatments or alternative methods of conception, according to the CDC statistics. The frustration and anguish caused by infertility is a heartbreaking cycle.  The answer can sometimes be found in finding egg donors for implantation, so that a couple can have a child of their own in these very difficult circumstances....more

The Unexplained

Recently [this post has been sitting as a draft for some time but that doesn't really matter since this topic recurs on a regular basis] there was a discussion in the IF corner of the Twitterverse about whether it is better or worse to have an explanation for your infertility. This is an old topic that surfaces every now again - usually when someone who has unexplained (or not well-explained) infertility decides to stop treatments. She knows that stopping is the right choice for her but she still doesn't know WHY fertility treatments didn't work....more

The Rudeness of People-Infertility Edition

I guess I should say, I don't know if I am actually infertile....as I have unexplained infertility...this is actually a medical term, if you can believe....more
People really can be ridiculous, can't they? I actually had to write a whole post all about what ...more

The Mommy Mafia

 As a head's up, this post is a short rant. If you're not up for a rant, read one of my other posts....more

The Good, the Bad, and the (possibly) Infertile

Women are here to procreate. This is my duty as a wife, a woman and a mother. My husband wants me to have a baby, my children want me to have a baby, I want me to have a baby... my body can't seem to get the memo.  I have an amazing son and daughter with my first husband (that's a story for another time) and the sweetest stepdaughter you could imagine. Part of me feels guilty for wanting more, for being depressed it's been so hard to conceive my fourth child when so many are unable to have just one....more