Tag Archives: loss

Infertility in the Postnatal Ward

As someone who has been through infertility, it is often at the forefront of my mind. It makes up a lot of what I do, what I say and it still dictates how I feel about a lot of things. … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, infant loss, infertility, Infertility | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Mind Your Own Uterus

It seems since even before Eden was born, people only have one question on their minds – “Are you going to have another?” Even before Eden entered the world, people were asking us this. Lately, it’s happening all the time. … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, infertility, Miscarriage, parenting after infertility, pregnancy, pregnancy after infertility, pregnancy after loss, pregnancy loss | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Being Mum Without Mum

This is a post that’s been playing on my mind for a little while. I’ve always thought that when you have kids, you become very reliant on your own parents for advice, guidance and help. I’ve always heard that having a … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, loss, mum | Tagged , , , , , , | 13 Comments

The Rainbow Connection

“Why are there so many songs about rainbows, and what’s on the other side? Rainbows are visions, but only illusions, and rainbows have nothing to hide.”  This week marks two years since one of the most devastating things that has … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Miscarriage | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Frustrations of Pregnancy After Infertility

This is a post I’ve been thinking about writing for a while, and I think I’ve just about got my thoughts together enough to put them into words. Some people might say this is a bit of a “first world … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, advice, pregnancy after infertility, pregnancy after loss, third trimester | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

One Year On…

It’s been a year today since what was probably the worst day of mine and Amy’s lives so far.

Posted in 2015, baby, difficulty, doctor, donor, donor sperm, first trimester, future, hospital, infertility, lesbian, lesbians, lgbt, London, Miscarriage, pregnancy, pregnant, Scan, Squishy, stigma, stress, support, survival, trying to conceive | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Scanxiety…

(Another post from the past few weeks between getting BFP and announcing) 

Posted in 2015, baby, baby Chip, Scan, scanxiety | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments