Posts filed under: Infertility

This is Infertility

There was a time, not too long ago, when getting/staying pregnant would have never entered my mind. Fast forward through 18 months of trying and two miscarriages, and it’s now... Read More

Stress and Infertility: Could the Two Be Related?

“Just relax.” If you’re trying to figure out something to say to someone struggling with infertility, these two words are NOT it. After all, placing the responsibility for a person’s... Read More

10 of the Most Appreciated IVF Gifts

In vitro fertilization (IVF) is an intricate dance of doctor’s appointments, drug refills, and monitoring. All of this can leave you feeling completely overwhelmed. While many women and couples will... Read More

Infertility Testing: What To Expect from Someone Who’s Been There

Let’s be honest; infertility is a frustrating burden to bear. When you’re struggling to conceive, the idea of undergoing fertility testing can be both exciting and daunting. In a world... Read More

Everything You Need to Know About PCOS and Infertility (Plus, How to Overcome It!)

I got my first period on the morning of a big middle school field trip I’d been anxiously awaiting for months. Suffice it to say; I was not pleased. Never,... Read More

Thoughtful Infertility Gifts When Someone You Love is Struggling to Conceive

Infertility is a lonely struggle, and infertility gifts of hope, good luck, and healing show support for families experiencing infertility or miscarriage. ... Read More

Are Infertility Support Groups Right for You?

Managing infertility can be a really hard when you feel like you’re all alone in the process. Even though 1 in 8 couples experiences infertility, many don’t talk about it,... Read More

Carly’s Story + Coping with a Cancelled IVF Cycle Due to Social Distancing

Imagine watching everyone around you have a child easily, and not being able to have one yourself. Imagine FINALLY getting pregnant, only to miscarry repeatedly, and then eventually stop conceiving... Read More

Providing Infertility Support: How to Comfort a Friend Who Can’t Get Pregnant

Whether you’re aware of it or not, you know someone struggling with infertility. People ask all the time how to comfort a friend who can’t get pregnant, and while you... Read More

What to Say to Someone Struggling with Infertility (& Not To)

Understanding what not to say to someone with struggling with infertility problems is vitally important. Here, one infertility mom tells you everything your friend dealing with infertility wishes you knew.... Read More