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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Do Your Research|All Birth Controls are NOT Created Equal

So PCOS sucks. We all know that by now. One of the most popular ways that Doctors “help” Cysters with our horrible PCOS side effects is by prescribing us Birth Control. Granted, it can seem like it is helping, but all it is really doing is putting a mask on its ugly face. When I […]

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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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Sweating for the Wedding Update

I haven’t done a weight loss update in a while, mostly because I’ve been riding on the struggle bus since the beginning of the year. I have lost (and found) the same 5 lbs about 6 times since 2018 began. I’m on the “lost” end of the spectrum this week which is FABULOUS. Three weeks […]

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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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February PCOS Recipe: Crockpot White Bean & Kale Chili

I didn’t intend to do two ground turkey meals two months in a row, but it somehow ended up that way. Ground turkey is always good, right? The great thing about chili, is that you can literally add anything but the kitchen sink, and it will come out delicious. With my recipe, I am focusing […]

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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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PCOS, Weight Loss, and Fad Diets

I find that many people these days are looking for a quick fix. We are all hoping there is a magic diet, pill, or drink that is going to make us lose weight over night. It’s impossible to go onto any style of social media without seeing some form of smoothie or wrap that is […]

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