In my Absence | Infertility

Hello all of my wonderful followers. Some of you may have noticed I haven’t been around in a while (then again, maybe you haven’t). I think it’s been due to a feeling of self defeat and discouragement. Or maybe it was finding out that if I downgrade my blog account (like I had been planning) […]

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A Letter of Gratitude To My Husband|Infertility

My Dearest Husband, As we again begin this journey of creating a family, I feel it is essential for me to share the gratitude I have for your never ending support. This was not a simple journey to travel on our first try, and I am not certain it will be easier the second time […]

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TTC round two | Infertility

I’ve mentioned in several of my previous blogs that I am currently on a break from TTC (trying to conceive). I [so very badly] needed this break to restore both my physical and mental health, and also to relieve some of the stress it was creating in me and Mikes relationship. I am a firm […]

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#FliptheScript on Infertility

via #FliptheScript and Find Support RESOLVE was kind enough to share my story This National Infertility Awareness Week! Check out the link above! They are doing wonderful things bringing awareness to the community. Check out their website for tons of great information! www.infertilityawareness.org #NIAW #FliptheScript Cyster Love, Follow my blog to help spread awareness! <3 […]

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Infertility is Scary, here’s why.

Infertility is scary. Not only because of the struggles currently being endured such as IVF, recurring negative pregnancy tests, retrieval days, and the horrendous bill that comes along with treatment. But the long-term aspect and the final results that last for years to come. Living child free when it wasn’t in your life plan is […]

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Acupuncture for PCOS & Infertility

Acupuncture is something I have been doing a lot of research on lately. I think it is important to take as natural and holistic of an approach with our health as we possibly can. (Also, I have mentioned before that when fertility is an issue, we become desperate and try anything that could be potentially […]

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What is Infertility?

I know I have shared the literal definition of Infertility several times. Infertility is described as the inability to conceive children after one year of having unprotected intercourse. There is so much more to being infertile than what is shared in that one simple sentence. There is sadness, heartache, debt, emptiness. That one sentence doesn’t […]

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#saytheFword

So I stumbled upon this new thing the other day on Twitter that one of my fellow Cysters posted. It was an article called #saytheFword. I of course had to check it out, because I swear like a sailor and the “F” word is one of my favorite sentence enhancers. I was pleasantly surprised the […]

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(Crazy) Crap we do while trying to conceive (TTC)

When you’re desperate to get pregnant, you’re desperate to get pregnant. You will buy, try, partake, in just about ANYTHING that gives you the slightest amount of hope. Hope that will end with a plus sign on a pee stick. So, I’ve decided to throw together a list of common things that I see in […]

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Infertility, and why it’s okay to be a quitter

If you’re going through Infertility, know someone who is, or have read any of my blogs, than you should be well aware that it is friggin HARD. It consumes your every thought. I seriously cannot stress that enough. There isn’t one thing you can successfully do throughout the day that won’t remind you of the […]

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