It is finished

When Your Healing Doesn’t Seem to Come

I sat on the edge of my bed taking my blood pressure and as I waited to see the numbers, I remember thinking to myself that if it is within normal range than I am finally healed of this symptom resulting from Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). However as the numbers appeared and I saw 160/92,…

Taking off my mask to StartAsking

I am Unashamed: Taking Off My Mask to #StartAsking

For days I have sat staring at a blank computer screen unsure of what I should write for National Infertility Awareness Week. To be quite frank, I wasn’t fond of the theme #StartAsking.  In fact, I hated it.  But after some soul-searching, I realized it’s because over the last year it has become increasingly difficult…

Could Hurt 1 in 8

Your April Fool’s Pregnancy Joke Could Hurt 1 in 8

I will never forget five years ago on April Fool’s Day when I stood in a classroom where I worked and received a text message from someone close to me that said, “I’m pregnant!”.  I instantly felt my knees buckle and my stomach twist into knots.  I remember a lump forming in my throat as…

When all seems dead that's when the miracle happens

Miracles Don’t Come Easy

On this day over 2,000 years ago, many stood in the streets and mourned because on that Good Friday with the crucifixion, it was their worst day. It was in that moment, the worst series of events Jesus’ followers had ever painfully witnessed. And even though Jesus had told them that He would be raised…