A Weekend of Firsts at FertilityIQ Basecamp

It was 2:35pm on Thursday, September 22nd when I boarded an airplane (my first in 10 years) to San Francisco.  Myself, along with five other bloggers, were invited by Jake and Deborah from FertilityIQ to attend the first ever Fertility Basecamp.  What was our mission?  It was to gather information, brain storm, and figure out…

A Message to Those Still Waiting

Another one bites the dust. Sweet sister, I just saw my 293,849,550 negative pregnancy test.  Well, actually, that’s a bit of an exaggeration–it was more like my 293,849,535 negative pregnancy test. But who’s counting (sigh).  I won’t lie, this one doesn’t feel any easier to look at than the last. Especially since I just felt…

Where is My Baby, God?!

I wrote this post over a year ago and in that time it has sat in my drafts folder just waiting on me to hit the publish button.  But out of fear of being criticized, ridiculed, or having my faith questioned,  I haven’t been able to do so.  It’s hard exposing yourself to the world. …

Preserving Your Marriage while Building Your Family

Infertility is hard.  Especially on your marriage.  Timed intercourse, discussion on whether to start (or stop) fertility treatments, how much money to spend on said treatments, lack of communication, and even feelings of inadequacy can really wreak havoc on a marriage.  This is why I have asked Dr Carol-Peters Tanksley to guest post for me…