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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June PCOS Recipe: Chicken & Vegetable Stir-Fry

Sorry I have missed a few of these.. I have been busy [almost] getting married!! 🙂 This recipe was DELICIOUS, and so flippin’ easy. Like most meals, it’s not going to be perfect, it’s going to have some sort of flaw. Mine was the sodium… I would highly suggest finding a low sodium sauce if […]

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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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Where would you be today, if you didn’t do that [back then]?

Do you ever sit down and wonder where you would be today, had you not met a certain person, took a new job, or just was in a different place at a different time? Do you ever wonder how one tiny little decision that lasts a fraction of a second could change your whole life? […]

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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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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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The Fine Line Between Body Positive and Being a Positive Role Model

*I may make some enemies on this one. I am not writing this blog with the intentions of being offensive. I am simply sharing my opinion on what I believe is an important topic, which I am entitled to do.* Women today are more comfortable in their own skin than ever. It seems as though […]

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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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