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Paris: A lil bit of vava voom and a touch of ooh la la!

“I like The Eiffel Tower because it looks like steel and lace.” ― Natalie Lloyd   A few months ago, I randomly booked Paris because I was dying to see my favourite band play live. Mr.Husband agreed to it, mainly because he

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Posted in Infertility, Relationships + Family, Sex

Marriage, infertility & the sex therapist

I don’t know where to start with this post. It’s hard to share details like this because nobody likes admitting something isn’t quite right in their relationship but I am slowly learning that this is common and it’s an important

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Posted in Emotions + Coping, Infertility, Relationships + Family, Sex

Introducing Date Night – 1001 of them

If someone suggested date night to me when I was two years into my marriage, I would have laughed it off and said ‘Don’t be so silly! We don’t need date night!’ Now almost eight years into my marriage, I

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Posted in Relationships + Family

Divorce – being despised by your brother’s wife .. fun!

I’ve done so well at not grieving or mourning over infertility but then despair crept into the house tonight disguised as my brother’s divorce. Sister-in-law is busy hating me right now. Hating me for speaking my mind and not taking

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A distraction from infertility – the summer vavavoom list!

Since the infertility issue hit home, it’s been a long period of pain and confusion. I’ve got on with daily responsibilities and made sure I never lost track at work. However, I have lost myself and forgotten the importance of

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Posted in Creative Outlet, Emotions + Coping, Fertility + Exercise

Don’t Ignore The Fact That You Are Not Defined By Your Infertility

Originally posted on Sunshine Dreams and Hopes:
      My wife once told me, “I do not blame you if you were to leave me to find a woman who could give you a child”. She told me this when…

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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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