“A woman is like a teabag, you can’t tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water” said Eleanor Roosevelt and I can’t help but agree. Aside from the irony of me having an actual wet tea bag phobia, this quote really resonates with me, plus it’s wise and pretty witty too… Continue reading Infertility & friends
So I’ve only done gone and got myself nominated for a blogger recognition award! I was completely flabbergasted and incredibly honoured to have received such a huge nod from the blogging community – thank you for your support! Now, in order to accept this wonderful award there are a couple of rules I need to… Continue reading Blogger Recognition Award
Having a toddler is a bit like having a feral dog. They’re cute and playful and sweetly loiter around under your feet all day but boy can they be rank. They have sticky paws, toddlers this is, dribble, snot and on occasion are known to sneeze cheese over folk (man on flight back from Faro… Continue reading This one’s for you, Miss P!
I recently came across my old IVF diaries and it completely broke my heart to re-read them. My pain had been so raw, I was angry, depressed, grieving and confused. I wrote a lot about being in what I described as “Limbo Land; that place between history and the future; what currently is and what… Continue reading Why I decided to blog!
I never expected to have trouble conceiving, for me it always felt like a given; find man; buy house in country with big garden; get married; have child; have more childs and possibly dog. We diligently worked through this checklist ticking things off until eventually we knew the date we were going to start trying, had read… Continue reading It’s all about ME!