Congratulations Chrissy Teigen and John Legend

john legend and chrissy teigen

Recently we posted the story about Chrissy and John (Legend) and their struggles to conceive, but the good news is that yesterday Chrissy announced on Instagram that they are in fact on their way to parenthood. Chrissy publicly spoke about… Continue Reading

The perfect getaway to San Francisco – how much fun can you squeeze in 48hrs?

anniversary trip idea

My husband and I booked this trip to celebrate our 3rd year wedding anniversary. He’s been working a ton lately and after the bad news that our 3rd go of IVF treatment failed  this trip couldn’t have been more perfectly timed.… Continue Reading

Cheat Sheet for Trader Joes… You’re Welcome!

best trader joe's food

Party Snacks, My Healthy Picks, and a Sweet Tooth With over 420 stores in the US, Trader Joes (TJs) has been a huge staple for us Southern Californians for decades. They originated in the Los Angeles area, but have spread out to about… Continue Reading

10 things that made me smile during the stimulation injection phase

ivf cycle

It can be hard to find things to genuinely smile about when you spend your days injecting  a concoction of drugs that send your hormones into a raging spin.  However, I’ve been lucky to have several wonderful things happen this week that… Continue Reading

Infertility in Hollywood

celebrity infertility

Exactly at the moment that sharp stinging needle pierced my skin to draw blood for the umpteenth time this week, I glanced up and saw two faces I’m more likely to see gracing the front page of every magazine. I thought I was… Continue Reading

The last last hurrah! How going to a theme park can help you prepare for fertility treatment.

last hurrah

After each failed pregnancy there is an in-between stage of dusting yourself off and mentally preparing for the next round of IVF. One coping mechanism, aptly titled ‘the last hurrah’, is usually a big night out where you go a… Continue Reading