pregnancy
My husband and I had achieved everything we had ever wanted. That is, until we tried to have a baby.
in

May 19, 2014 at 2:00pm | 49 comments

infertility
I hope that the “No Baby Shower” will raise awareness that one in eight people struggle with fertility issues.
fertility
At the age of 40, there was no time to dilly-dally. If I wanted biological children, I had to do something fast.
pregnancy
getting pregnant with michelle tea
I’m having one of those happy, delusional moments where I love science so much I wonder if I should finally go to college and study to be a neurophysicist.
getting pregnant with michelle tea
This crowd is a bunch of middle-aged heterosexuals tired from their 8 hours at the J.O.B., a little exhausted by their pregnancy fails, a little scared and nervous and hopeful and overwhelmed by what they are about to step into.
getting pregnant with michelle tea
It’s frustrating when something is just a fact and you can’t call it out as anti-feminist propaganda.
getting pregnant with michelle tea
Dashiell mostly wants the baby to look like a mini-us, which I understand but I know that my own beauty can be improved upon, and as a mother I just want what’s best for our baby!
pregnancy
At 41, I am in a stable relationship. I’m financially stable. Thanks to my meds, I’m emotionally stable. It’s crazy that now, when I am most suited to have kids, my body is over it.
getting pregnant with michelle tea
The thing is, the fertility racket is (confoundlingly) heterosexual.
insemination
fertility
Within two weeks, my bloated lower abdomen could easily be mistaken for a real second trimester pregnancy and I felt as though my ovaries were suspended like a puppet by a thin string, bobbing up and down painfully when I sat or stood too quickly.
in

Sep 19, 2012 at 3:30pm | 23 comments