I started the week off with the lingering panic of failure that had crept in last week. My, oh shit people could actually read this book and hate it and judge it; hate and judge me, feeling from several weeks ago shifted last week. This fear of judgment morphed into the panic of failure. The …

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My definition of fertility is one’s ability to make a family. And, when I write make I don’t mean produce. My definition of compassion is the ability to find and practice empathy for others. And, when I write empathy I definitely do not mean sympathy (remember sympathy is I feel for you and empathy is I …

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Stop starting over, start again. I’ve said these words to clients many times over. I’ve reminded myself of these words many times over. These words have also been at the core of the creation of the book cover of Ever Upward. At the heart of it all, they are the true spirit and essence of …

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My first television interview on the book and blog. So thankful that Great Day St. Louis on KMOV was willing to help me break the silence. If you found this post enjoyable, inspiring, helpful, hopeful, interesting or even infuriating 😉, please take the time and the chance to share it through your social media! More shares means …

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It has been a whirlwind of a few weeks for me with the birth of my namesake and newest chosen child Abigail, the signing of my book contract for Ever Upward and my first podcast interview for infertility advocacy with Julie at Fertility Revolution. It has been a few weeks full of fear, exhaustion, love, excitement, pure …

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