Today is all about dairy products and fertility, and more specifically how dairy products could be harming your fertility. If this were medieval times, I feel like you'd all be now looking at me going, "Boo! Hiss! Throw her a rotten tomato," because you're all probably thinking things like, "How could I ever give up dairy? I don't know how I could ever give up dairy." "I'm addicted to … [Read more...] about Dairy Products and Fertility
Today's podcast is all about How to survive Christmas when you're trying to conceive. Let me tell you what Christmas was like for me at times.... You are receiving all of these postcards in the mail from all of your friends with their happy family photos, with the kids wearing their Santa hats You have nieces and your kids' friends to buy for, so you are painfully having to go into all … [Read more...] about How to survive Christmas when you’re trying to conceive
Today's post is all about when to go in to see the doctor about not falling pregnant. Do you know what my answer is? Before you even start trying to conceive. I think you should go to the doctor straight away and the reason for this is that before you start trying to conceive a baby, and I'm guessing that everybody here who is reading has already either been to see the doctor or has missed … [Read more...] about When to see a Doctor about not falling pregnant
I remember vividly the day when I walked into the supermarket and saw an acquaintance. An acquantaince, who, a few years back had told me that kids weren't on the agenda.... but here she was, bumping into me in the supermarket with her 8-months-pregnant belly. My heart sank. For some reason in the back of my mind, I was always going to pip her at the post to having children. All of a … [Read more...] about Be a Fertility Warrior – we have take off!
Here I am STILL smiling.... I DID NOT see that coming! When I turned 30, I felt the biological clock ticking and thought making babies would be a walk in the park.... until it wasn't. Fast forward five years and I've had: - 1 tracking cycle - 2 ovulation inductions - 2 IUI - 2 egg retrievals - 1 fresh IVF cycle - 2 FET's - 1 moderate OHSS - A miscarriage - 1 … [Read more...] about I’m still smiling – 7 Steps to Surviving Infertility
I remember going to the 30th birthday of one of my friends, and we were having a great time, until (as always, right?) the conversation turned to children. All of my friends had children by this stage.... and I was the lonely childless one. Then, the birthday girl told us that she was desperate for a third child. She started crying, talking about all the late night conversations she'd had with … [Read more...] about Stop anxiety in two minutes using this GIF (it’s a game changer)