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A message from the intended mommas dealing with infertility

If you know someone struggling with infertility and you aren’t sure what to say, let me start by telling you what not to say.

Please do not tell someone fighting to conceive that it will happen in God’s time after years of trying to conceive. 713 more words


we survived!

Day one is done.

After leaving the pharmacy yesterday afternoon I almost had a panic attack in the car. The two grocery bags full of medications was daunting and I think I was worried about getting it all at one time. 308 more words


5 Pregnancy must haves

Here I am, on baby number 2 arriving in a few months with a 1 year old toddling around. Something I NEVER thought would be in the realms of possibility. 512 more words


In the words of Bob Dylan – “The times they are a-changing”

3 years ago, Nikki and I were preparing for our wedding (25th January will be our anniversary). 502 more words


Could this really be our year?!?!?

For once I’m not referencing our attempt to get pregnant. Could it be the year the Vikings win the Super Bowl??????? I think I’ve watched the below clip probably 50 times since Sunday night and IT DOESN’T GET OLD!!!!! 438 more words

Alberta Health Services to reimburse some patients who pay more at private fertility clinic

Alberta Health Services (AHS) has confirmed it will reimburse some patients who are negatively impacted by higher fees at private fertility clinics.

“AHS is happy to announce that we’ll be able to offer some compensation and reimbursement for patients having to pay significant higher fees for a period of time if they’re eligible,” said Janie Clink, executive director of the¬† 764 more words


Survival Guide for IVF (Stimulation)

It’s no secret that the stimulation phase of IVF can be¬†uncomfortable. (Biggest understatement. ha!) Here are a few of the things that I did to make stim more bearable: 280 more words