Dear Diane I am sorry I didn't get to come in person to hear you speak on the panel at fertility fight club last week during Fertility Fest, I was resting at home after my third miscarriage. I wanted to write this letter to you as a way of responding to your claims that Secondary… Continue reading Secondary Infertility
I can't believe this weeks marks my blog MrsMeaks turning 1. I am extremely proud of my blog especially the bravery of many guest bloggers and the subjects that have been so sensitively shared. I am also so proud with how many messages of support and friendships I have made through my writing and these… Continue reading One Year Old.
I feel like there is so much publicity surrounding infertility and IVF at the moment and this makes me very happy. Firstly because the reality of infertility needs to be more recognised and understood and secondly because it has always helped me personally when I am struggling to be able to read/see others who I… Continue reading The real cost of Infertility.
My phone was inundated with messages after myself, Cat (@trying years) and Keeley (@tryingtobeamum) proposed our IVF questions on ITV's Lorraine this morning to Dr Hilary. All three of us were aware we would not be talking to a fertility expert. But I don't think any of us expected the kind of advice that was… Continue reading IVF Stronger together.
On Monday 9th April I will be 37! I realise that many either love or hate birthdays and some people don't like the idea of growing older but for me, I LOVE them. I really appreciate having a birthday and becoming a year older is a luxury not afforded to everyone. I also enjoy the… Continue reading Me & my 37 year old eggs.
We cannot believe it, it can't be true. The doctors were wrong, We will finally meet you. Hope we held onto, hope that one day. Our dreams would be answered, you'd be on your way. We saw your heart beating, so little so small. We are so excited, we finally have it all.… Continue reading Overwhelmed.
I can't believe our baby turns two this week. I always say to people when I talk about going through IVF with Austin, when you meet him you will understand that he is meant to be here. It's clear why the embryologist picked him. The sweetest, strongest little boy you ever will meet. Reminiscing to… Continue reading Our (almost) two year old.