Category Archives for "Relationships"

Don’t Want An Only Child – 3 Tips

​Don’t Want An Only Child?   ​​If you are preparing for motherhood or already have a baby, you may be thinking that you don’t want an only child. Even if the research doesn’t support it, the general perception about life as a only child is not very positive. But because of our current understanding about […]

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Alone And Want A Baby After 40 – 3 Tips

​​Alone And Want A Baby   ​When you are alone and want a baby after 40, getting pregnant goes way beyond the biological bits. Because the implications for a woman are so much broader. ​Until recently – with patriarchy cock sure of itself – having a baby as a single woman was a punishable offence. ​Because […]

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Tell Donor Egg Baby About Origins?

Tell Donor Egg Baby Or Not?   To tell donor egg baby or not? Perhaps this is something that you have been contemplating. For many women, this pondering emerges from deeper desires – two of which I have explored in the following titles: Want Donor Egg Baby To Feel Like Mine and Want My Baby To […]

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Doctor Said To Try IVF Again – I’m Confused

Doctor Said To Try IVF Again   Has your doctor said to try IVF again? Triggering confusion, perhaps, or a cascade of negative fertility emotions? At some level it brings up the debate around who should be making IVF decisions. But this post below is more personal and was inspired by Teelah’s story. In her late […]

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Donor Egg – He Doesn’t Want To Be A Dad

Donor Egg Journey & My Relationship    The donor egg journey can challenge the best of relationships. Understanding donor options and how egg donation works sheds some light on the process that a woman or couple goes through. But this doesn’t factor in the long road prior to that. Or how she/they come to answering […]

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Coping With Infertility During The Holidays

Coping With Infertility During The Holidays   Have you struggled around coping with infertility during the holidays? I have. And it can be horrible as you probably know. In part because there is so much emphasis on family. Plus the expectation that you must spend time with them! They are occasions when you can see your […]

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