• May 16, 2024

    I am the vine; you are the branches. Whoever abides in me, and I in him, bears much fruit. For without me, you are able [...]

  • May 11, 2024

    Here is a quote I think of often, from one of my favorite authors. It gives me hope along my fertility journey. I'd like to [...]

  • May 9, 2024

    I knew last Mother’s Day would be hard, but I was disappointed to learn that I had not, in fact, figured out how to properly [...]

  • May 7, 2024

    Dear Hopeful Mother, I know your desires and hopes for a family have turned to woes as have my own. I am anxious while waiting. [...]

  • May 2, 2024

    As women experiencing infertility, the idea of feminine fruitfulness can be a source of pain, as we often associate it with the ability to biologically [...]

  • April 30, 2024

    It was the week before Holy Week as I walked out of my favorite coffee shop and caught my reflection in the glass door. I [...]

  • April 27, 2024

    Have you ever struggled with hope during your infertility journey? Perhaps, at times, you had renewed hope that you would finally conceive and maintain a [...]

  • April 25, 2024

    This week is National Infertility Awareness Week. While it may seem that there is a dedicated week or a day for every occasion - nurses, [...]

  • April 22, 2024

    National Infertility Awareness Week (NIAW) begins on Monday, April 22nd this year and continues through Friday, April 26th. While I have never gotten involved before [...]

  • April 18, 2024

    Most people I share my infertility story with don’t know how to respond. We live in a society that doesn’t really support the idea of [...]

  • April 16, 2024

    I have not always had a fully informed knowledge of the Catholic Church’s teachings on infertility and the techniques for assisting fertility, nor do I [...]

  • April 11, 2024

    I have a deep love and reverence for the Sacred Paschal Triduum. I was always moved to tears during the beautiful liturgies of Holy Thursday, [...]