My Heart Hurts…

This is the hardest post I think I've ever had to write... I got the call yesterday that I had, in fact, miscarried again. I didn't even know that I was pregnant. My partner and I split up a couple weeks ago, and I thought the stress from that delayed my period by 3 days. …

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Melissa’s IVF Journey

Guest blogger Melissa Pflueger shares her experience with IVF. It's crazy to think back on those years of heartache. They were only 8 years ago, but it seems like another lifetime ago. My husband and I were both 24 when we started trying to start a family. You go into it with such excitement and …

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We Can Make A Plan, But We Can’t Plan The Outcome

When we started on our journey last year, we had everything planned out. We knew exactly when we were getting married, when I was coming off birth control, when we expected my fertility to return, when we were buying our first house... everything was planned. Let me tell you that the ONLY thing that went …

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What Is The Preconception Checklist?

So you've decided that you want to get pregnant. But where do you start? Well if you've read my previous post about where to start, then you know the decisions that need to be made prior to conceiving. But once those decisions have been made, what then?? Well that's where the Preconception Checklist comes in …

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