War on Infertility

  Hey there, sweet sister.  Can we chat for just a second?  I am not sure what brought you to this article, but my guess is that perhaps you are struggling with infertility?  I mean, why else would you click on the link, right?  And so my next guess is that you are tired of…

The Benefits in Sharing Your Infertility Struggle

  Speechless.  Overwhelmed.  Blessed.  Inspired.  Encouraged.  These are the words that come to my mind when I think of the kindness and love shown by a woman who I have only “met” online.  I can’t tell you her name because she wishes to remain anonymous, but what I can tell you is that she looks…

Goodbye 2016…

  As I sit nestled underneath my blanket, reflecting on 2016, I realize that while my number one hopeful change for the year was to grow my family by two feet didn’t happen, I am still able to smile and be thankful for all that did.  And not because anything amazing took place, because let’s…

Failed Christmas Expectations

  Every year I have that dream…that hope…of wrapping a positive pregnancy test up in cutsie wrapping paper and giving it to my husband on Christmas morning with the video camera rolling and my family unsuspectingly watching.  And this year, that dream and that hope was no different. My body is never consistent and my…

What a Beautiful Mess

Ugh! No matter how much I wish it would, or try to stop it, or attempt to keep it neat and tidy, the Play-Doh always gets mixed together into a giant ball of…well, whatever it is…and it causes this type A, everything has its place kinda gal, frustrated. So today as I sat across from…

It’s Odd

  It’s odd. This room. The furniture. Because the room itself doesn’t match where I am in my life.  It only matches where I want to be and where my sweet dreams take me at night. Not many even know this room exists.  And to be honest?  I like to keep it that way.  Because…