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Got a feeling inside (can’t explain)
It’s a certain kind (can’t explain)
I feel hot and cold (can’t explain)
Yeah, down in my soul, yeah (can’t explain)—–Pete Townshend… 416 more words


because, science.

every time that commercial comes on, i make this joke inside my head.  I figured I should get it down on paper.

it’s a cheesy joke, i know, but as you probably know by now, cheese is my bread and butter. 55 more words

Ponderings of a Wandering Imagination

As I recover from the birth of my son, not quite 11 weeks ago, I have been thinking about my body a lot. After getting out of my bath this morning, a stolen few moments of luxury, I sat in front of a long mirror brushing my hair and observed my naked stomach, thighs and breasts. 489 more words

Daily Bliss

Wait for it...waaaaait for it...

So, ladies, it is officially Cycle Day 43.


More importantly, if I am pregnant, where the heck is my Positive test?! 132 more words


You're screwing up your kids

Aha, you say after reading the title, jokes on you! I don’t even have kids.


You could be screwing up your kids, even if they’re nothing yet but a gleam in your eye. 655 more words

Sex And Society

Our Infertility Journey: The "Gunner" in Me...and My Ovaries

I expected things to feel differently. I knew that my ovaries would be working overtime with all of the hormones, so I brushed off the full feeling in my pelvis as “normal.” But as soon as my feet hit the floor on the second week of my IVF cycle I knew something wasn’t quite right. 646 more words

Beat the Heat

It was a sweltering 90 degrees at the Abbey today.  Of course we have seen warmer, and during most summers, we would regard 90 as nothing special, but it has been a cooler summer, so it feels downright hot and humid today. 307 more words

Daily Life