July 28th – Night Before Baseline

View of traffic

If you read the spoiler, you already know what happened but, you don’t know what ALL happened. If you didn’t read the spoiler, welcome to the ride. First, I want to reiterate that while this is a pretty interesting story, it is my real life and the events really did happen. I’m sharing because this […]

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The Journey to IVF

Monica standing at a metro stop in DC.

*This post talks about the most recent events leading to IVF. These events happened in 2019. It was a sunny day in southern California. In June 2019, I sent the email. This was the inquiry about starting the process of IVF at Walter Reed in Bethesda, MD. Here I was 10 years after first contacting […]

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What now?

When’s the best time to start having children? We’ve asked ourselves this question repeatedly. I bet you’ve asked yourself the same. We thought early in our marriage would be the perfect time. We’d grow together as a couple and grow together as parents. If you’ve read my previous blog posts, you know that journey hasn’t […]

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