NIAW 2018- Kat's Story

My husband and I got married when we were 24 years old - I naively thought that we were young and healthy and could plan out the best time for us to have kids. But as they say "If you want to make God laugh tell him your plans!"
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NIAW 2018- Veronica's Story

It's surreal that I'm sitting here typing this out all at once. Sharing this is very important to me so I'm grateful to Lemons and Confetti for giving me the opportunity. I'll be totally transparent and go way back for ya'll. As a young teenager, we knew something wasn't right but it took until I was 18 to be diagnosed with Endometriosis...
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NIAW 2018- Laura's Journey

As I share several infertility journey stories on Instagram this week in honor of National Infertility Awareness Week, I'll also be posting them here on the blog. Thanks for taking the time to read them and supporting the infertility community. Here's my own personal story...
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My Mother's Legacy: Using the past to Rewrite My Future

"When my very last baby was 9 months old, I waltzed in to the same hospital which treated my mom 25 years ago and sat down with a genetic counselor. My test was positive..."
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When Life Gives You Lemons

"...It would be wonderful if we could all stop amidst our sorrows and look at all the silver linings and truly make the best of our situations as an immediate response. Unfortunately (and fortunately), we're all human. Most of us need some time to lay in our beds with those lemons and cry for a while. We need to scream for a while. We need to throw those lemons at the wall and process the heaviness of what's happening. The tricky thing is, we don't necessarily want to do it alone..."  
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