Happy blogiversary to me!

Blogiversary? Blogoversary? Blogaversary? #confused #fouryearsthough It’s quite crazy to think how much has changed in four years! I started this blog to try and process my feelings about my infertility… At the time I didn’t even really know what the word for it was… and then I started thinking about adoption and random other things,…

NaBloPoMo roundup

Well, I did it! This is my final post for NaBloPoMo, the blogging challenge for November. I can’t quite imagine how, but I’ve managed to bore you post every single day in November. Wowsers! (Now I can go back to the usual blogging-every-few-days thing and stop the 11pm panic setting in…) Things I blogged about…

Telling the ex

How much is an ex entitled to know about your life after you’ve split up? Should you share significant information about yourself with the person you once cared most about in the world? Would you tell your ex that you are expecting another man’s baby?   These are the questions that have been running through…

Inadvertent #NaBloPoMo

So it turns out there’s a whole blogging movement I knew next to nothing about, and by posting for the past couple of days I’ve inadvertently managed to fulfil the criteria. I figured it’s not often I actually fulfil criteria, so I thought I may as well continue (and see if I can keep it up)…

Reblog: An Ode to TTC Forums

Dani speaks the truth… Have you heard Alessia Cara’s song ‘Here’?  If you haven’t heard it yet, you probably haven’t switched on the radio in a while.  You can check out her video below. As Alessia’s song has been on the radio a lot recently, for some reason, every time I hear it I sing…

Why I’m choosing not to keep abusive comments on my blog 

(Or: It’s easy to be mean from behind a keyboard) Yesterday I wrote a post about Jennifer Aniston which was meant to be a lighthearted way of making a serious point.  That point was around the well known experience (in the infertility community) of it being assumed that you don’t want kids, and the fact…

Real Neat Blog Award

Well that’s jolly nice! Thank you so much to Sweeping Up The Broken Pieces for this nomination. 🙂 Rules for “The Real Neat Blog Award”: Put the Award Logo in your post. Answer the 7 questions asked by the person who nominated you. Thank the person/people who nominated you and link to their blogs. Nominate…