In true UhOh style, baby arrived a month early. I nearly gave birth 600 miles from home. Read our happy story here. Continue reading Birth story – better late than never!
There’s a myriad of reasons for why I have been unable to write much of anything lately. There’s plenty in my head but nothing was ready to find it’s way out and onto the page. What I haven’t shared much … Continue reading The Big Reveal aka Infertility part 2
Well. I’m kindasorta maybe back. It’s been a long time since I wrote so I’m easing back in with a little catch up and a big thank you to all those of you who kept nominating me for follow … Continue reading Guess who’s back?
Let’s get this straight. I am not a Hallmark Holiday kind of girl. I’m the girl who tells her boyfriend not to buy her anything for Valentines day and actually means it. I believe that you should be kind to … Continue reading For all the Mothers
You would think that the joy of being pregnant would erase the traumatic ordeal that had been infertility. It didn’t. Don’t get me wrong. I was overwhelmed with happiness that I was finally pregnant, but I was also consumed by fear. I’m aware that most women experience fear of loss. Pregnancy is scary. However, I truly believe fear is compounded when you’ve had a loss or gone through infertility (or worse, both). The desire to be a Mother was so encompassing that I couldn’t imagine living without realizing this dream. Every ounce of my future happiness was dependent upon … Continue reading Experiencing Infertility PTSD (part 1 – pregnancy)