Take That Expired Pregnancy Test … Just Know It’ll Drive You Crazy

Pregnancy test

“They” say not to use expired pregnancy tests. I now know why. When I first suspected I might be pregnant again, I knew I had a few leftover pregnancy tests from previous experience. When I was trying to get pregnant before, I’d bought a bunch of cheap pregnancy tests online --- which, by the way, …
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Baby Steps: A Book That Gets Real About Infertility, IVF and Womanhood


Sometimes infertility seems like a little secret club. Current estimates put affected couples at 10 percent of the population, yet how often do you hear the words "infertility" said over dinner when out with friends? It's just not something that's talked about much. (And I can relate --- as I've …
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You Know What It Takes to Get Pregnant — Or Do You?


When I was ready to have kids, I was ready. I mean, I was counting down the days until my husband and I could start trying. I didn't know how long it would take to get pregnant, but I wanted to do everything I could in advance of trying to bone up on the specifics. I knew how it worked --- I'd known …
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Making Space for Baby


In addition to feeling and releasing ALL THE EMOTIONS, my sessions with Brandon Hyde (a certified Emotion Code practitioner) have given me a brand-new perspective on all this stuff I've been doing. And by "stuff," I mean the endless doctors appointments, decision-making, non decision-making, …
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Trapped Emotions, Inherited Emotions, All the Emotions!


Remember that divine intervention I mentioned a few weeks ago? The one where I said I got an out-of-the-blue email from Brandon Hyde, a certified Emotion Code practitioner, and that I'd be talking about my work with him more in future posts? Well, today is that post. And I've started it about 20 …
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Fertility Herbs, Acupuncture and Cracking the Emotion Code


It's funny; my husband and I planned to start acupuncture regularly in spring of this year ... and then September. But, life got in the way, and there was just too much on our plates. Not to mention that the timing just felt rushed. (Remember this post? Still very, very much following that mindset.) …
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A Perk of Getting Older: Learning to Trust Myself


I came across this quote the other day on The Daily Love, and it really struck me. It echoed loudly in my soul --- in that warm way where you know it to be absolutely true but also in that hollow scary way that kind of terrifies you. Yeah, that kind of Oprah aha moment. "The key is to learn how …
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7 Fertility Superfoods


Seeing that it's Superfoods Week over on Fit Bottomed Eats, we thought it would be fun to highlight a few fertility superfoods that have been shown to help your chances of getting knocked up. A few you've probably heard of, but there are definitely some new fertility superfoods that are getting …
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