Category Archives: Infertility

Harder Than I Ever Thought it Would Be

We worked long and hard to become parents. Years of infertility filled with tests, needles, examinations, surgeries and the loss of dignity. We moved on to adoption and were again met with questions and the need to prove ourselves. But finally … Continue reading

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Long Lasting Longings

I always knew I was going to be a mother. Note that I said “was going” and not “wanted” or “hoped”.  I just knew that one day in my future I would be Mom. At 4 years old my mother … Continue reading

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We Shouldnt Have to

I was going through emails and found this one, sent to our case manager at CPRI in May 2010. It’s pretty intense because I was in crisis with C. I mean that, it wasn’t just him in crisis – our … Continue reading

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