Category Archives: Infertility

I Finally Get to Be a Mom (What a Privilege!)

Since my baby shower, I’ve been reveling in nesting mode. Now eight months into my first pregnancy, my “home body” side has taken over. I’ve spent all the Target and Amazon gift cards we received to buy baby room decorations … Continue reading

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A Precious Unborn Life

I’m at 20 weeks, half way through my pregnancy! I haven’t felt our baby move or kick yet. I’m looking forward to that day. But I’m still enjoying seeing the changes in my body and feel really good most days. … Continue reading

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My Uterine Fibroids Journey (Part 3) – From Infertility to Healthy Pregnancy

The Blue Angels jets thundered over my head, practicing their performance for our local “international” air show last week. I was filled with patriotic pride. Then, I started weeping, thinking about my baby growing up to be a pilot. We … Continue reading

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3 Pharmaceutical Drugs That Ruined My Health (Part 2) – Birth Control Pills

Welcome to Part 2 of 3 Pharmaceutical Drugs That Ruined My Health. Do you take birth control pills? Do you experience side effects? Do you know the consequences of long-term use? This post is for you! Birth Control Pills In … Continue reading

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My Uterine Fibroids Journey (Part 2) – Surgery and Recovery

UPDATE: Read about my entire fibroids story. In Part 1 of My Uterine Fibroids Journey, I share my personal struggle with fibroids and explain options for treatment, written in February 2014. In Part 3 of My Uterine Fibroids Journey, I … Continue reading

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My Uterine Fibroids Journey (Part 1) – A Common Story

UPDATE: Read about my entire fibroids story. In Part 2 of My Uterine Fibroids Journey, I detail my experience with my myomectomy surgery and recovery in April of 2014. In Part 3 of My Uterine Fibroids Journey, I share the … Continue reading

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