This is IVF… A Very big mind F*kd

This is IVF… A Very big mind F*kd

Words by Meirav Mazur,| @inconceivableshow |  You read the title, so let’s get straight to it:  In Vitro Fertilization (IVF), at least my own personal experience, with some levity from perspective.  My husband and I decided to go for IVF when we felt it was our last...
This is IVF… An Opportunity.

This is IVF… An Opportunity.

Words byLaura Spencer | @journeysinfertility |  My partner and I had gotten married and moved across the country before we started trying. We were ready (more or less!) We tried. Then tried some more. Then it was too many months. We needed help. We started to get...
This is IVF… Letting Go Of My Genetics

This is IVF… Letting Go Of My Genetics

Words by Itzy Neveau | @infertilitytales |  My name is Itzy and I am an IVF warrior who has been struggling with infertility for 4 years. I am one of those whose lifetime dream was to meet their soulmate, get married, and have a pretty house filled with children and...
This is IVF… A Chance to Realize A Dream Deferred.

This is IVF… A Chance to Realize A Dream Deferred.

Words by Shannon Chapman | @bellewithabump | I am just like any other average 30-something woman. I work full time as a dentist and practice owner, as well as a full-time wife and dog mom. As fulfilling as my work and home life are, my husband and I have always wanted...
This is IVF… Paying for the chance to have a baby

This is IVF… Paying for the chance to have a baby

Words by Beth Welch | @infertilitywarrior40 | Our journey to parenthood started very much like everyone else’s… We got married and decided we were ready to have kids. Easy right? Well, we learned quickly that sometimes life just doesn’t work out the way you had...
This is IVF… Healing Through Trauma

This is IVF… Healing Through Trauma

Words by Marilyn Gomez | @marilynbgomez | This is the part I never share, but here goes. I believed I caused my infertility. My brain needed a story for it to make sense as to why I was not getting pregnant. Two years before we started trying to conceive, the condom...