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Someone FINALLY told me WHY!

I will be the first to admit that I thought the “gluten free” thing was a fad, or a fake thing! I couldn’t understand why if we had been eating wheat for hundreds of years why all of the sudden it was the devil! 732 more words


Tossing the Leftovers

What do you do with all of your leftover fertility meds, boxes, biohazard waste containers?  I’ve been battling infertility for over a year and for whatever reason, I’ve held onto these reminders of my many failed attempts.  213 more words


The difference between Passover and Easter

For I will pass through the land of Egypt this night and will smite all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both man and beast; and against all the gods of Egypt I will execute judgment . 999 more words


Happy, Healthy, Mature, and Fertile...

Happy, Healthy, Mature, and Fertile…

That is what you want you eggs to be when you are doing IVF…

Boy have I had a day of days…

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True Woman - The Speakeasy

Written for the Speakeasy.

True Woman

Winter seemed reluctant to release its hold. Snow still fell in April. Heedless of the slick surface, Janice Patton still exceeded the speed limit down the winding Pennsylvania road to work as she would all year round. 790 more words

Short Fiction

My Reasons for Stopping Treatment for the Time Being

There were several factors that led me to give up on traditional treatments for the time being.  Some of them being:

  1. Fertility – Many of the medications that I have been on and extremely harmful to fetuses, we would like to have a child in the near future and this is the way to go.  
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Why 1 in 6 Couples Need our Support

I am blessed. In 1989 and again in 1992 I gave birth to my wonderful curly haired children! With the exception of a premature birth with our second, my pregnancies were easy and uncomplicated. 607 more words