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Mr Husband on: Infertility, Timed Sex & Erectile Dysfunction

Mr Husband blogs on how he’s finding this infertility journey, the pressure of timed sex and erectile dysfunction (ED). He shares how he’s slowly overcoming it. We’re hoping this post might help some of the couples out there who are

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Posted in Sex

HyCoSy, husband & gratitude

What was it like when you started your infertility medical investigations and journey? I feel like I’ve just graduated to the big girls club and that this shit just got real (as if it wasn’t real enough before). The HyCoSy 

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Posted in Dr Trips + Medical, Infertility, PCOS

Why not try some ‘It will happen’ therapy?

Tired of being miserable? Tired of crying? Tired of holding yourself back because you’re scared to get your hopes up only to be disappointed? Tired of your life being on hold? Well, Kristin’s getting back in the saddle – a big part

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Posted in Emotions + Coping

A thank you.

I want to say thank you to those who left some love on my last (emotional pre-Christmas) post. I was or should say am struggling this month and your encouraging words really do help. ❤ A little bit of Christmas

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Posted in Emotions + Coping

One of those cycles – y’know the type you just want to be over already

Well, last week was pants. I don’t have a more eloquent word to describe it. This is one of those cycles where I’m like ‘FFS! You aren’t playing nicely so end already.’ I was ill with cystitis again. My worst

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Posted in Emotions + Coping, Infertility, PCOS

Accepting infertility or ignoring it? It’s a fine line.

I went to see the Dr to say ‘Hey I finished the Metformin!’ and she sent me to have a blood test to make sure I’m not carrying HIV, Rubella or Hepatitis. The funny thing is that usually I’d run

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Posted in Dr Trips + Medical, Emotions + Coping

What Thea said..

What Thea said..

Thea is my Mother Theresa. She pointed out today that I need to stop using the word infertility when I talk about what I’m going through. To focus on achieving happiness and health instead of what my body isn’t yet doing.

I love her. She’s positive, warm, funny and human. Every woman going through this should have a Thea.

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Posted in GH4L + Homeopathy

What Thea said – advice on infertility from a woman who truly cares

I see Thea every week for Bio Resonance, NAET therapy and general nutrition. When I feel the glass is half empty, she shows me that it is in fact half full. Over the last few weeks she’s said things that

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Posted in Emotions + Coping, GH4L + Homeopathy, Quotes

Aviva Method: One .. two.. three.. strike.

Clenching. Bending. Stretching. Grooving to the odd Aviva playlist lightens my mood. I still have 10 exercises to learn and I think I may need to Skype Sofia from Aviva London soon to ask her to remind me of a

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Posted in Fertility + Exercise, PCOS

Why do we write about our infertility in such an open forum?

I was looking at search terms that drive people to Fertility Doll. When I saw people had searched Mina Fertility Doll, it made me panic slightly because I had the sudden thought of someone in my real life network discovering

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Posted in Emotions + Coping

Oh, what a power is motherhood, possessing
A potent spell. All women alike
Fight fiercely for a child.

~ Euripides, Iphigenia in Aulis, c. 405 B.C.

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