Trapped Emotions, Inherited Emotions, All the Emotions!

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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

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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

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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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Making Peace With Time: Sometimes You Just Need a Break

Taking a break: good for moms and future moms. Credit: Selma90

I've officially been "trying" to get pregnant for two years now. Two years.  That's kind of hard to swallow. Two years is a long time --- even though, in a lot of ways, it's gone by fast. I've seen friends get pregnant, have kids --- and then have more kids. I've co-written two books. I've …
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Life Inside the Infertility Bubble (And Taking a Break From “Trying”)

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So it's been awhile, eh? Unfortunately, I don't have much to report on my infertility journey. In fact, in a lot of ways, my life has gone back to "normal." Well, as normal as it can be after coming to grips with the fact that making babies isn't going to be as easy as I'd hoped when I was seven and …
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Getting Pregnant Is a Part-Time Job (for Those Dealing With Fertility Issues)

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When most people think about the process of "getting pregnant," it doesn't usually seem like something that takes a lot of effort or time. I mean, really, doing the horizontal tango doesn't have to take that long (Hey, everyone loves a quickie!) or be that aerobic (although that can be fun and a …
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From Full Buffalo to Dazed, Confused and Wandering Buffalo

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Here's one general thing that you should know about anyone going through fertility treatments: They will change their minds. About a million times. Here's why: I've never been in a situation where I've faced more decisions without a real clue as to what to do. Take fertility enhancing drugs? Try …
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