Infertility: IUI Treatment One vs Two

I thought it would be interesting to compare the two IUI cycles we have had to date as there were quite a few differences.  Here it goes… Weight 36 pounds heavier than current weight 36 pounds lighter than previous weight Menstrual Cycle IUI One: Brought on by Provera IUI Two: Came naturally Clomid (100mg both…

Travel: Seaworld (San Diego)

Despite the rain we were determined to celebrate our TEN YEAR anniversary like we had planned.  We knew were going to make the most out of our trip to San Diego even if it meant doing something other than going to Seaworld like we had planned. We started out bright and early on a raining…

Marriage: Compromise (Fundamentals Series)

I think we have all heard the saying that goes a little something like this… I have found the one who completes me.  I like to use the analogy of puzzle pieces when thinking of  relationships.  Somewhere out there in the world is your matching piece, the one whose piece fits almost perfectly with your…

Life: One Year Blogging Anniversary

I never thought I was a writer.  In fact, I dreaded writing throughout school.  I could never figure out how to fluff the content to get the required length, and it honestly felt like a chore.  However, as we started through this infertility journey, I found myself needing an outlet.  I knew I wanted to…

Cooking: Matcha Tea Latte (Keto Style)

I can’t take credit for finding this delicious Matcha MCT Oil Powder by Perfect Keto.  The credit goes to my sister, who found this shortly after starting her own keto journey.  When she told me about this I knew I had to get it and so I did.  Once it came in I knew I…

Life: Creating a Vision Board

Every year we talk about our visions for the future, our goals and the things we would like to accomplish.  More often than not those things are lost in the daily shuffle and bustle and before you know it, the year has passed us by and we didn’t accomplish anywhere close to what we had…

Marriage: Trust (Fundamentals Series)

Trust is reliability, it is dependability and a feeling of being safe and secure.  Trusting your partner adds a sense of warmth and comfort to your relationship that would otherwise not be present.  Trust is being vulnerable with the understanding that your partner would never do anything to hurt you.  Trust is the basis of…

Infertility: Decisions, Decisions…

This year began full steam ahead and has continued with the same momentum.  If anything, I think time is progressing even quicker.  I mean it’s already March!  Can you believe it?  Anyway, time isn’t stopping and this year is going to fly by with or without us, so it was time to make some decisions…

Weight Loss: Keto Favorites! Pt. III

Here we are, about 1 year into Keto and we have a few more favorites that we would like to share with all of you.  After much trial and error, here are the items that made it past our taste buds! Items you can buy in-store or online: Swerve Brown Sugar This stuff is a…

Travel: Planning for 2019

We had concluded at the start of the year that we would go on only one or two trips in 2019.  We figured they would be somewhat bigger in budget so we decided to limit ourselves to that.  One thing we knew for sure was that we wanted to go to Hawaii again!  Our second…