I'm excited to be back to blogging and getting back to normal, whatever that is. If you follow me on Instagram or have followed this blog for a time, you know its been kinda quiet around here. Like, ghost town quiet. Not just for a week or a month. Maybe Mama was silent for a … Continue reading Real Talk: I’m Not OK. Infertility and Depression
In the infertility world, we talk a lot about doing what's best for you to make it through this crazy journey. This was the first time I truly did what was best for me no matter how anyone else felt about it. I skipped a friend's baby shower. I never thought I would be one … Continue reading I Skipped My First Baby Shower…And I Don’t Feel Guilty
Since April 21, 2016, I have been in a weird place. A sad place. A celebratory place. A place of remembrance. A place of discovery. I told myself (and my hubby) that after today, I will make an honest attempt to move on. Its hard feeling like you lost someone you knew so well, that … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Prince (Even Though I Know You Did Not Celebrate Birthdays)
Most people's holiday seasons are filled with family, food, drinks, and relaxation. Mine had some of that, but also included hysteroscopy, estrogen, moving, and bed rest. In short, I've been having issues with my cycle, and my RE and gynecologist both suggested going back to my surgeon to get a better look at what … Continue reading Doin’ Too Much: Surgery, Change, and my Holiday
For all of the years I've lived in the DC area, I've never been to any official, (or unofficial for that matter) CBC events. Why? I don't know. Probably the same reason I've never been to a HBCU homecoming: I just haven't. Howard is right down the road, and I have several friends that … Continue reading Doing Big Things!