This past week was the first week I have felt normal in about a month. I have so much to look forward to in the coming months, and it just occurred to me this week that I don’t always have to have my guard up in fear of being let down again. I’m still nervous…… Continue reading Wrapping up our first NIAW; baby steps on this path of ours.
Today was a long day, but for good reason. We arrived at REACH this morning around 9:15 am for our day full of appointments with our surrogate (gestational carrier) and her husband – aka, my cousin Kristen Broome. So it’s official, our “surrogate” has a name! A lot of people already know, being that this…… Continue reading A Decision is Made
In honor of NIAW this coming Monday, 4/22, I wrote the following entry. It is being nominated for the “Hope Award” for best blog, via the RESOLVE organization. I could win a trip to NY to speak about my story & infertility if I win! Fingers crossed… I strongly believe that women are the strongest…… Continue reading National Infertility Awareness Week
We are so excited to have been featured in the Charlotte Observer and Lake Norman Currents Magazine this month! Both pieces were beautifully written accounts of our tragedy turned triumph, thanks to our community. Read our pieces and pick up your copy at the following locations: Charlotte Observer (Wednesday, April 4th edition: order from http://www.charlotteobserver.com)…… Continue reading Newspapers & Magazines
Finding the perfect pair of shoes can be a daunting task. Imagine trying to find the pair of shoes that will be your “trademark”; I know, that sounds so superficial. But, that’s how I’m dealing. I decided a month or so ago that I wanted to find a pair of baby-blue heels to wear for…… Continue reading If the shoe fits..