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Infertility is a crazy, overwhelming experience that can mess with your mind. It’s filled with endless waiting, false hope and disappointment that bring up negative emotions like frustration, jealously and fear. Bottom line is…infertility sucks, but like most difficult times, in the midst of all the chaos, there’s also room to learn valuable lessons and find silver linings.

From the moment I started trying to have a baby to the moment I got pregnant (about three years), I grew so much as a person. It was the toughest period of my life, but through it all I became more mindful and more resilient to life’s setbacks.

This section was created to help you deal with the emotional side of infertility so you can strive through the struggle, rise above the fear and ride the wave filled with trust that you’re flowing in the right direction.


  • Mind

    Desire: The Fuel to Keep Going

    We are creatures of desire. We want things and when we get them, we want more. Superficial wants aside, we all have authentic can’t-imagine-my-life-without-it wishes that are uniquely ours. Desires that we didn’t necessarily…

    February 1, 2017
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    Ride the Wave: 5 Tips to Go With the Flow

    I called my blog Fertility Wave because learning to “ride the wave” was the biggest lesson I took away from my fertility journey. To me, riding the wave means rolling with whatever happens, instead of fighting it…

    October 18, 2016