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Journey to Mom-dom: Blogging through Infertility

You’ve been warned.

This blog is dedicated to my journey... my journey to becoming a mom. All the highs, all the lows, and a million degrees between. You see, I am the 1 in 8 who struggle with infertility. When others have children accidentally, there are those of us who plan, prepare, and toil for a pregnancy that never seems to come. This is a story of joy, of sadness, of love, of grief, of doubt and worry and of hope and faith. It's a mixed bag my friends.

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Walking by faith

It's been almost 40 months. Forty long months of trying to build our family. This journey has taken some MAJOR detours. It has felt a lot like this... For the last year, all signs pointed to IVF and I believed... Continue Reading →

Lazarus: An Infertility Story

Yes, you read that right. I know it's odd, but let me explain...   I was doing my devotional and the reading today was from John 11 where Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead. Like many of you might be... Continue Reading →

Attitude of gratitude

I'm thankful for infertility. Yes, you read that right. I'm THANKFUL for infertility. Infertility is a nightmare of emotions, hormones, and it kicks my a** sometimes. On Sunday, I left church while still mentally digesting the service, when I called... Continue Reading →

Hard days

I know it's been forever since I have posted on here, so I apologize for the delay. Most days I feel like I have a pretty good grip on this thing called infertility. I feel strong and resilient and at... Continue Reading →

Welcome to Infertility

Welcome to Infertility. Here are the phases of this journey as I've witnessed and experienced. Phase 1: Naiveté. This often starts before you're even technically "trying". You think it will be so easy. You just stop taking the pill. Make... Continue Reading →

My Infertility Story

This week is National Infertility Awareness Week. In the spirit of that, I thought I would share a very honest look at what infertility has meant to me. I'm the oldest of 3 girls. Being the oldest seems to naturally... Continue Reading →

The waiting game.

Some of you may be curious if that peaceful attitude in my last post is holding up. Admittedly, some days have been a challenge, but mostly, I am still at ease with all of this. This week I found out a... Continue Reading →

My awakening.

Originally posted December 9, 2016. It's been about a month and half since my last blog post on here. I've been doing a lot of soul-searching and inner healing lately and it's been nothing short of magnificent. I found a... Continue Reading →

Nothingness.

Originally posted October 25, 2016. It's been about a month since I got the bad news at the appointment for the HSG. I have felt pretty aimless lately. Just when I think my emotions have run the gamut and there... Continue Reading →

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