Sometimes it feels like you are the only one. The only one with this longing. This heartache. This inability and void. In fact, all it takes is walking down the aisles of the grocery store, looking around in your church congregation, or simply sitting down in a restaurant for dinner in order for it to… Continue reading When It Seems Like You Are the Only One With Infertility
Today is the grand finale of the 5 Day Photo Challenge for National Infertility Awareness Week, and RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association has challenged those within the infertility community to post a picture on their social media accounts of what resolve looks like to them. After all, resolve looks different to everyone. For some, it… Continue reading What Is the Resolve To Infertility?
Infertility is no joke, and it's something that many men are too embarrassed, or anxious to talk about. However today I have someone who is willing to share his personal story that discusses the feelings of stress, sexual inadequacy, and loss of masculinity that can come with such a diagnosis. It's not only powerful, but… Continue reading Male Infertility – One Man’s Tale of Stress, Sex, and Stigma
Dearest Sweet Husband, You are my hunk-a-burnin love. Your savvy looks, cool hair, and sexy strut make me weak in the knees. And when you look in my direction? I can't help but get those butterflies in my stomach. But when it comes to our fertility issues, I need you to give me the same… Continue reading What Not to Say to Your Fertility Challenged Wife