How to Handle All That Fertility Advice

Since my focus is about getting pregnant and STAYING pregnant, this article talks about two tests I think should be done when you first find out you’re pregnant. I worry though that women…

Is It Possible to Have a Baby in My 40s?

A reader submitted this question: “I am 47 and my husband is 56.  Is it possible for us to have a baby?” If you’ve followed me for awhile now, you…

The Problem With Having A Fertility Diagnosis

When faced with a problem, you like to know the cause so that a solution can be presented. Problem: not getting pregnant Cause: For women in their late 30s or 40s, often the…

The Pursuit of Happiness when TTC

Those of you who have been reading my emails for awhile have probably noticed that my writing has changed over time. I went from never sending anything to writing daily…

Avoiding Emotional Toxins when TTC

You already know about the physical toxins you’re exposed to in your environment. This article talks about the ones commonly found in your foods and their harm to your fertility. What…

Stop Chasing Down Your Man!

Many “fertility” supplements help improve both the egg AND sperm quality. This article talks about one such nutrient. The reality is that for most couples, it’s the woman who take most…

What to Do When Your Period Comes While TTC

How do you deal with one of the most common triggers of anxiety as you’re trying to get pregnant? That is…your period comes when you’re hoping it doesn’t. Aunt Flo…

Success at 43yo after 3 miscarriages

In response to my email earlier this week about how long you should TTC, I got the loveliest call Wednesday from a woman thanking me for helping her be the…

Ding-dong ditched for dinner

I got stood up Monday night. A dinner date that was confirmed Saturday but never happened cuz the guy didn’t follow up with a place and time. And, no –…