Grateful for What Is: Reflections on a Failed IVF Cycle

Garbage Truck

This time, he didn’t bring home flowers. But in his defense, I took the phone call. And I already knew. This baby was not meant to be. The first time around, when we conceived our twins, we didn’t “cheat” and take a home test. We faithfully waited until the second of two blood tests and […]

PCOS Part 3: Getting Pregnant {Featuring Pregnitude: A New Natural Supplement}

getting pregnant

Often one of the first things that women hear when they are given the diagnosis of PCOS is that they will be infertile or at least have a challenging time getting pregnant. Such news can be devastating. What I prefer to tell women is that we know there is a problem, BUT we also know […]