Infertility, Children and Divorce Rates in the U.S.A.

Reference Site     Looking at this infograpic on the divorce rates in the United States, makes me think of 2 things.  First, I am glad I did not marry Hubs in Oklahoma (kidding) ;)  and second it makes me wonder about the section linked to couples with children.  Is it a statement that couples without children are less happy?  Did these couples choose to have no children, or were there other events involved like infertility/loss?  Do couples with kids, stay together more often because there are Continue reading

Fertibella TTC Kit Review & a Winner

Fertibella TTC Kit Review & a Winner

I have an exciting new product to tell you about, the TTC Kit!  The Conceive Easy TTC Kit is a natural product proven to help women conceive easier and faster than ever before!Check out their real mom success stories and videos on the website. When I received my kit, I first noticed the colorful tests strips! All my pink ones were pregnancy tests, which test for HCG that is present in women after implantation. The blue testing strips are for ovulation, which test for the LH present just Continue reading

OvaCue Fertility Monitor Review

OvaCue Fertility Monitor Review

     I have been given the opportunity to to try out and review the OvaCue Fertility Monitor for the past few weeks.  I can't say enough about this product.  I have been telling everyone about it, because it works if you are trying to conceive (TTC) or if you are trying to avoid (TTA).       OvaCue works by detecting this gradual increase in the hormone estrogen. Unlike the LH surge (which is like a sudden hormone "spike" that lasts only a day or two), estrogen increases gradually - more like a Continue reading

OvaCue Spotlight

OvaCue Spotlight

     Over the next few weeks I will be trying out the OvaCue Fertility Monitor.  This system tests the electrolyte levels in saliva (oral sensor) and cervical mucus (vaginal sensor).      From Fairhaven Health:  The OvaCue is a saliva-based monitor measuring changes in the electrolyte levels in your saliva that are impacted by the hormone estrogen. Simply place the oral sensor on your tongue daily and the OvaCue will track and record your fertility for that day. It looks for trends in your Continue reading

I "Heart" my readers!

I "Heart" my readers!

     This past week or so, after I shared our struggles conceiving, I have felt like I have connected so much more with you all!  So many of you have shared your own experiences either on Facebook, comments on the original blog post as well as emails, which at times brought me to tears.      When I originally wrote the blog post, it took me several drafts before I was satisfied with what was written, and even longer before I was ready to post it.  I think that the draft sat in my queue for a Continue reading