Category Archives: reiki

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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Endoawareness month-with AF

So, I have been so busy lately (mostly in my own head and at my job), that I haven’t written any blogs.   This one may have a few TMI moments regarding my menses.  In case I would ever forget … Continue reading

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Odin’s reiki story

I had planned to write about endometriosis awareness, since it is March! However, this came out instead; I had moved out and gotten married and I took my two young dogs with me.  I had to leave my rescues, Bella and Odin, with … Continue reading

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Endomarch 2015

I’ve been seeing the preparations on Facebook. I’ve seen the Twitter and Instagram pictures. It’s happening again. The Worldwide EndoMarch! The march for endometriosis awareness. The one I was a part of last year in Washington, D.C. We huddled out … Continue reading

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What a year!

On a good note. It’s been a year since my last surgery!!! An entire 365 days! Well, now it’s 367 days. Wow. I was very mad after my last surgery. I didn’t really feel too much better afterwards. I mean, … Continue reading

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Another December loss

As if this time of year isn’t hard enough without our relatives who have passed on, pregnancy losses, and all the commercialization of Christmas. Friday night, she started to cough and breathe very heavily. All week, I knew it was … 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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