This is IVF... Archives - Monica Bivas
This is IVF… Giving My Ovaries a Pep Talk!

This is IVF… Giving My Ovaries a Pep Talk!

Words by Chantal B | @what_the_ivf  |  We got married at 29. We were young, healthy, and ready to start a family. I was absolutely certain I would get pregnant on my honeymoon. Dodging questions about my imminent pregnancy was a full-time job. I’m great at deflecting...
This is IVF… Facing CDH

This is IVF… Facing CDH

Words by Melissa Narvaez | @melinarvaez |  After 3 years and 3 early miscarriages, we got pregnant and finally passed the scary 1st trimester. We were feeling safe and confident until we got devastating news on the week 17 ultrasound. Eran, my husband, couldn’t come...
This is IVF… A  Roller Coaster

This is IVF… A Roller Coaster

Words by Kellie Tapp | @tap.into.ivf |  Sometimes life doesn’t go as planned. We all know that. They even tell us, “Life is like a roller coaster.” Our pregnancy journey has been a roller coaster full of ups and downs, but for some reason, it wasn’t nearly as...
This is IVF… Beauty From Ashes

This is IVF… Beauty From Ashes

Words by Hannah Pitts | @heyitshannahlu |  Hi guys! I’m Hannah. My husband is Cory, and we have been trying to grow our family since 2016. In 2016 we found out that I had PCOS. We did all the necessary things all the doctors always recommend: birth control,...
This is IVF… Infertility Is Not Just A Women’s Issue

This is IVF… Infertility Is Not Just A Women’s Issue

Words by Michelle and Danny Farell | @truthandinfertility |  When my husband and I got married in 2019, we knew we didn’t want to wait too long to start our family. We have always felt called to be parents and couldn’t wait to make that dream a reality. When we found...
This is IVF… A Huge Part of our Journey

This is IVF… A Huge Part of our Journey

Words by  Rachel Francis | @iamrachelfrancis |  It felt like a lifetime…but actually, it had been 45 minutes, to be precise. I sat there with the needle in my hand, shaking, crying and sincerely wondering how I had gotten here. This was the first day of my IVF...