This is IVF… The Rollercoaster I Never Wanted to Ride

This is IVF… The Rollercoaster I Never Wanted to Ride

Words by Nathalie Carpenter   | @fertilust |  My 21-year old self thought that I would have at least two children, two to three years apart, when I was ready for them… after my career took off, I felt financially secure and I had seen enough of the world. I also...
This is IVF… Infertility is always going to be part of me

This is IVF… Infertility is always going to be part of me

Words by Candace Clark   | @infertilitystories |  The Re-imagined Dream I like to think I am an optimistic person. I don’t believe in fairy tales, happily ever after, mystical or fantastic stories and I certainly didn’t believe in miracles. After 3 miscarriages (6 if...
This is IVF… No Guarantees but Holding to Hope & Faith

This is IVF… No Guarantees but Holding to Hope & Faith

Words by Ola Toke  | @fertilityconversations |  My name is Ola and I am from Nigeria. I am the founder of Fertility Conversations which was started to encourage conversations about all things fertility & infertility and to create a more supportive environment. In...
This is IVF… Never Losing Hope

This is IVF… Never Losing Hope

Words by Kelsi Burley  | @myjourneywithivf |  My husband and I met in 2011. It’s so funny because when I first met him I remember thinking, “He is so cute and tall, we would make some cute babies.”  We had an instant connection and began dating in 2011. We married in...
This is IVF… Having Crazy Faith

This is IVF… Having Crazy Faith

Words by Sherelle Gilbert  | @sheexperienced |  My journey to conceiving started in 2017 and I had no idea what the road up ahead would entail. In 2019 I was diagnosis with endometriosis, hydrosalpinx (damaged fallopian tubes), diminished ovarian reserve/low AMH and...
This is IVF… A chance to Witness our Miracle Unfold.

This is IVF… A chance to Witness our Miracle Unfold.

Words by Denise Stephenson   | @denisesteps |  Hello! My name is Denise Stephenson.  I am 35 years old. I was born and raised in the Philippines. I came to the United States when I was 21 years old. I met my husband Scott in Los Angeles, California 12 years ago and we...