This is IVF… Too Often Suffering in Silence.

This is IVF… Too Often Suffering in Silence.

Words by Kirsten J McLennan   | @straight.up.infertility |  On 5 July 2019 at 11.49 am, our beautiful son Spencer John Wilson was born through surrogacy. It was a long journey and like most things worth fighting for, it was a hard one. I once counted how many times I...
This is IVF… Not being ashamed and inspire others.

This is IVF… Not being ashamed and inspire others.

Words by Krystle Chavez   | @krystledchavez |  My name is Krystle Chavez and I’m 35 years old, born in Manila, Philippines and raised in the USA since I was 1 year old. As an Asian American Filipina and my husband is Mexican American, both of our cultures taught us at...
This is IVF… Being Scared, but You Do It Anyway

This is IVF… Being Scared, but You Do It Anyway

Words by Monique Farook  |  @infertilityandmepodcast |  It’s 2012, and I am 29 years old, a homeowner in a well-respected neighborhood, owned multiple small businesses, married, and a fur momma. Some would say Omar Sr and I lived the ideal life and that we were...
This is IVF…Strength, Vulnerability, & Love

This is IVF…Strength, Vulnerability, & Love

Words by Justine Rosser |   @growthorganic_atx |  IVF is not an easy road. It is not the easy way out. It’s also not financially feasible for many people. When I made the decision to pursue IVF, my husband and I had been living with Unexplained Infertility for at...