Category Archives: Fertility Struggles

Our Dreams Came True (Again!) : Introducing Aya Mae Rose

If you’ve been following since last spring, then you know we got the most unexpected surprise when we found out I was pregnant last May! Never in a million years did we even think it was possible, and so this past year has been a bit surreal for us. The irony of it all, I...

News We Never Expected ~ Sharing a Personal Story

Those of you who know our story and have been along on this journey with us for a while now know the following; We’ve been married 9 years. We spent the first 6 years of our marriage trying to start a family without any luck. Four years into that process we finally shared our story...

All the Tears ~ Infertility Project Update

Well, you guys… cue the waterworks because this is my life now. Every time I talk about the new infertility photo project I’m doing I get choked up. I announced our Fortune Favors the Brave Giveaway last week and the response was overwhelming. I literally can’t even wrap my brain around how receptive and amazing...

Fortune Favors the Brave ~ An Infertility Project / Giveaway

This has been on my heart for quite a while now, and thanks to a lovely new friend I met via our shared struggles with infertility – I finally decided I should just stop overthinking things and go for it. Since we went through our fertility journey I’ve been looking for ways to give back...

Mother’s Day on the Other Side ~ Our Infertility Journey

I get the weirdest feeling as I see Mother’s Day approaching on the calendar. I thought that once we finally had our own babies cuddled up in our arms that the ache I have in my heart around this time of year would fade – but oddly enough, it hasn’t. I thought I would be...

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