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IVF #3: Beta # 2

Date: 12dp3dt

Side effects: sore hips/butt, hot flashes, headache, occassional cramping

I had my last beta drawn this morning. As expected, it’s a failed cycle. 294 more words

Welcome to the World

Dearest Two of My Children,

Welcome to the world. I love you.

Forever Yours,



Game Time

Well, baby is due tomorrow and I’m officially just biding my time now, until my little guy makes his debut appearance. The sentimentally of being pregnant, the long journey I’ve had to get here and the magnitude of upcoming motherhood has taken a back burner to… 226 more words

Artificial Insemination

Why I never liked "Defund Planned Parenthood 2015" (HR3134)

Last week, Tennessee’s own Congressman Diane Black introduced what’s been termed “Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015”.

Anyone who knows me knows I’m against elective abortion in… 616 more words

Embryo Adoption


I’m not a conspiracy theorist.

That being said, I am beginning to wonder if there is an active effort by both Pro-Life and Pro-Choice to keep IVF out of the conversation. 615 more words

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“In Wilberforce’s day going with the flow meant supporting slavery, that Africans are not fully human. In Bonhoeffer’s world, in Nazi Germany, it meant supporting the idea that Jews are not fully human. 1,010 more words

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Chapter 1: Go Guam

“A grand adventure is about to begin.”

-Winnie the Pooh

Our story began after graduating College in 2003.

I married my college sweetheart, Beautiful Al, and began an eclectic and varied career route that began with running a small group home for “special needs” kids in central Maine and eventually led us to the other side of the world to the small Pacific Island of Guam chasing drug dealers with DEA Agents through wild hog trails the rugged South Pacific jungle. 641 more words

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