Tag Archives: infertility

This calls for an investigation.

We’re talking about an investigation of my uterus, of course. Unfortunately, the two home pregnancy tests that I took on Sunday and Monday were both negative.  Sunday was a day of sadness and that’s what inspired me to write the … Continue reading

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Looking In

There is a beautiful chateau in the middle of the woods.  As I approach it, I am smiling.  I can see the warm glow from within.  There’s a chill in the air and it is starting to rain, so the … Continue reading

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A package from the stork (aka: The FedEx Fairy)!

Guess what came in the mail today! I was sort of confused.  Was it the FedEx Fairy, or was it the stork who left me this box full of treasures? Look at this sweet little bag inside! It was full … Continue reading

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Anyone want a shot? How about a syringe? Okay, perhaps a fun syringe pen?

Sorry, we’re not talking tequila, folks.  Not even cheap vodka.  Today’s Doctor’s appointment was mostly about the shots, and not the “It’s girls night out, let’s order shots!” kind.  You get the point…or literally, I’ll be getting the point. Let’s … Continue reading

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STDs and other Urgent Matters

I just thought I’d pop in for a little update for those of you who are losing sleep as you anxiously await my next blog post. Yesterday, at approximately 2:05 pm, I reached into my laptop bag and noticed that … Continue reading

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I have NEWS!!!

“Any news?” asks a  colleague who is not only  sweet with a kind soul, but has traveled the road of infertility herself, and has never forgotten the pain. “Heard anything?” asks a neighbor who has been cheering me on and … Continue reading

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“If you don’t mind my asking…”

Since writing my post about THE question, I’ve been thinking about some other tough questions that I’ve answered on my road to motherhood.   My student who asked THE question had kind intentions.  This is not always true.  I am sure … Continue reading

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THE Question

I got a new group of students in some of my classes on Friday, marking the start of the third marking period at school.  One of my favorite ways to introduce myself to the students and to share with them … Continue reading

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Any news?

I get asked this question.  A lot.  I have no idea how many times I’ve been asked this question over the past few years.  On one hand, it tells me how excited everyone really is about me becoming a mom.  … Continue reading

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