Our Infertility Story: Surgery or IVF

Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway. ~John Wayne Our Infertility Story: The Beginning Our Infertility Story: The Specialist  Our Infertility Story: My HSG Our Infertility Story: The Eye of the Storm Our Infertility Story: Checking His Swimmers Our Infertility Story: IUI Round One Our Infertility Story: IUI Round Two After my second failed IUI, my doctor relayed to his nurse that … Continue reading Our Infertility Story: Surgery or IVF

Stress Eating 

 “Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like…” ~Mark Twain   From what I have read, heard from other infertile couples, or have been told by my doctor, many women gain weight while trying to conceive. This seems to be from hormone treatments, stress, lack of excersize, or a multitude of other factors.  I actually started losing weight, pretty … Continue reading Stress Eating 

Anxiety and Fear

“Our anxiety does not come from thinking about the future, but from wanting to control it.” ~Kahlil Gibran    I have an anxiety disorder. Have I mentioned that before? I honestly can’t remember, and since I can’t, I’ll address it now.  I have an anxiety disorder, and it only seems to be getting worse the older I get. I think that’s actually fairly normal with … Continue reading Anxiety and Fear