Category Archives: TTC

Thank You and Farewell

On Friday last week I drove home from work listening to Pink Floyd on full blast in my car.  More than two decades ago I wrote a story using ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ as inspiration and hearing those lyrics … Continue reading

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For a while there the yearning to have another pregnancy was so strong some days it felt like it might overwhelm me.  And then at a get together for the Fertilicare Infertility Forum ( I met the fabulous Tertian ( … Continue reading

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Secondary Hypogonadism Success

I have to shout it from the rooftops because I am literally fighting back tears of joy and have repeating goose pimples from head to toe at the news I found in my Bloglovin feed this morning. My friend in … Continue reading

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The Legacy of Infertility

So a few weeks back I had a dream which was clearly my subconscious trying to process the fact that I will probably never be pregnant again.  I had a special response to that post from a friend and in … Continue reading

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The Twin Thing

I remember as a little girl being told that twins run in our family and being so excited at that.  My Grandmother on my Dad’s side had twins, but she lost them and she never talked about them at all. … Continue reading

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On Ice

Before Chris stopped the hormone injections last year, after we were in the second trimester with the precious Hope Babes, we put 13 straws of Chris’ sperm on ice.  They were our insurance policy, in case we wanted more babies. … Continue reading

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Building a Family Heirloom

I signed the Hope Babes up for the Disney Book Club.  You may remember my post on how some Children’s Books broke my heart during our infertility struggle.  I worte about my awesome Step-Mom “I told you of the beautiful … Continue reading

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