Category Archives: infertility in the workplace

Being mindful on Mother’s Day

This is the time of year most of us infertiles dread.  Mother’s Day and communions and confirmations.  The gatherings of a crowd of fertile people you may or may not be related to.  Think about this; In most crowds, you … Continue reading

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Women rock!

We women are powerful! How’s that for a statement? Do you believe it? What was your first response? It should have been YEAH! I know, most of us are so in denial. It’s a challenge for me too. Think about … Continue reading

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Rambling today

I had quit smoking. We did everything right with the shots and it still happened. Yeah, it still bothers me. Infertility doesn’t go away. I have learned how to deal with it better over the years and tears. The short … Continue reading

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Finding the Light part 2

The following year was a year of surgeries and following the advice of specialist after specialist, trying to fix everything that they told me was wrong with me. I had two more surgeries for endometriosis. Each one did make me … Continue reading

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What’s the next step?

So, what does one write about after they have their rainbow baby? That’s what a baby is called after one or more miscarriages, that’s the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, the one that makes it! I … Continue reading

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I’m still infertile and tubeless

I sometimes forget that I’m an infertile. I guess I feel a small sense of freedom that we aren’t on that part of the journey anymore. It’s been over a year since we decided to be childless. We never said … Continue reading

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Finding the light, part 1

Change happens all the time. Mostly, it’s good. I’ve been in a sort of metamorphosis, but it’s taken 3 years. I will try to explain it. I’m still working on it. I’m also not 100% on what IT is. Three … Continue reading

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