I’m (Not) Listening

NIAW, National Infertility Awareness Week, is a time to shine a light on the women and men who are struggling in their family building journey. Most sit in silence, feeling alone, and sharing their story brings shame and embarrassment. Since we experienced difficulties conceiving, I’ve felt compelled to live my life like every week is […]

Mother’s Day.

Yesterday was Mother’s Day. A day to celebrate and love those special women in our lives. Moms are amazing – mine is exceptionally awesome. She is a leader and cheerleader. She is a rock and a warm nurturer. She is smart and hilariously sarcastic. She is beautiful and could kick some serious ass. She deserves […]

Everyday. 

As National Infertility Awareness Week comes to an end, I have an overwhelming feeling of anxiety. Everyday this week has been about infertility and specifically MY infertility. I’m not even sure if this is new or if I was just more aware of it with the #startasking campaign we’ve been advocating. I’ve had friends with […]

Start Asking.

From a very young age we start asking questions. “Why?” That’s my favorite and most dreaded word to come out of a child’s mouth. Mostly because it feels like that is the only thing they ever say, constantly on repeat. Every statement, request, and thought is followed by “WHY?” So inquisitive and curious, these little […]