Blessed (Too) Is the Fruit of Your Heart – Podcast

This month we warmly welcome Cassi to the podcast to chat with Stacey and Allie about the truth that God made each and every woman – regardless of whether she bears biological children – to be a mother; that is, to love, nurture, and raise others up to God in a way that is uniquely feminine.  We … More Blessed (Too) Is the Fruit of Your Heart – Podcast

“I believe; help my unbelief”- Prayer in a Season of Infertility

As an outspoken Catholic, I find I am often asked about my prayer life, and asked about it in such a way that suggests other people might look at me as a model of good practices. When such conversations occur, more often than not, I find I am squirming in the discomfort over knowing how … More “I believe; help my unbelief”- Prayer in a Season of Infertility

Healing in Lourdes

Today is the feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes, one of the most beloved Marian apparitions. People from all over the world travel to the grotto in search of healing. But, while not everyone who visits the basilicas or keeps a little bottle of Lourdes water on the shelf will receive a physical miracle, it is certain that God, who loves us, hears our prayers and will answer them according to our true needs, and to His plan for us, which will always be for our good. … More Healing in Lourdes

Living in Holland

As a childless Catholic woman, your life is different than you expected. It’s quieter. It’s wide open in a way that sometimes feels overwhelming. But, now that you’ve been in this place a while and you’ve had a chance to catch your breath, you’ve started to look around and notice that there are some unexpectedly beautiful things in this place, too. … More Living in Holland

Finding Life in the Midst of Infertility and the Pandemic: Ten Similarities

The following post is not meant to minimize the suffering of those that have experienced the effects of infertility and/or COVID-19 (referred to as the “pandemic” in this post); rather, it is an attempt to find some truth, similarities, and even a little humor in two experiences that have caused suffering of varying degrees. We … More Finding Life in the Midst of Infertility and the Pandemic: Ten Similarities

Am I Doing Enough?

Today’s “Infertility Voices” considers the inner conflict many of us experience over whether we are “doing enough” to fulfill our desire to have a baby. Stacey offers some perspective. If there is a topic you’d like us to address in this video series, email us at: info@springsinthedesert.org