Health

FET: Surviving The Ice Age!

Based off of our Reproductive Endocrinologist (RE) recommendation, I took a few weeks "off" to allow my body to detox from all of the medications and heal from the retrieval surgery. By the end of this waiting period, we were getting pretty antsy - it was time to get this show on the road already!

Health

When Life Gives You Eggs, Make Embryos!

I was hoping it wouldn't come to this, but I am once again reminded that life is what happens when you're busy making plans. And so our fertility journey continues. In February 2017 I was treated for Stage III Endometriosis (which you can read about here: Life Happens) followed by five rounds of Femara +… Continue reading When Life Gives You Eggs, Make Embryos!

Everyday Life, Health

Saying Goodbye

Grandparents are the foundation of our foundation, yet we don't often have the opportunity to get to know them.  They watch us grow, sometimes from a distance and they give us little nuggets of wisdom from time to time, but as a child or even an adolescent, we don't take full advantage of this experience.… Continue reading Saying Goodbye

Everyday Life, Health

Life Happens

Some things are too personal to share, but then I think about all the women who may feel isolated in their pain and I feel compelled to share my story.  The whole point of this is to normalize infertility and the struggle some experience in their attempt to start a family.  With this in mind,… Continue reading Life Happens