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Barbie

I have been married for 11 years to my wonderful husband. In that time we've dealt with adrenal fatigue, hypo thyroidisim and infertiltiy. I am devoted to health and wellness and love reading and learning more on the subject.
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back on the ttc train? who me? by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility So the new dr wanted me on femara and hcg for 6 months because he wanted to "throw everything at this' so I don't "regret not trying everything when your 45" This was my las ... Read on »
Hello everyone by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Hey everyone, wow I can't believe how long it's been since I've been on here. Days are busy lately, the kiddos keep me busy. That's not actually true. Alana keeps me busy. G ... Read on »
adjusting to life as it is now by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility so much changed so quickly, G's job, new house, baby in Nicu for 8 weeks and now home with everything. It's going really really well. I thought I'd hate G new shift but I do ... Read on »
So much stress by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Our little Gavin is still in the nicu he's already 5 weeks, almost 6 and it's so stressful. The meconium is making him breathe too fast, it's called tachypnea and a health b ... Read on »
Hi, remember me? I'm a horrible blogger lately. by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility But if you're still with me I have news. We are now a family of FOUR! I can't even believe it.  The local situation popped back into our lives, TWO days before the birth. It ... Read on »
adoption updates and other news by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility So first things first. The possible adoption of our Gavin and his siblings has been taken out of our hands. It looks like a local (to them) pastor and his wife got the three ... Read on »
Hello again by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility We just got back from our Dec Disney trip. It was lovely. Fun. And interesting. We enjoyed meeting Donald for the first time. We had lovely weather. And we had our first eve ... Read on »
boy oh boy by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Life is NUTS my friends. I haven't written in a while and it's because it's Cra-ZY. Here is an idea of what's on the plate now Thanksgiving vacation Moving? new job? ... Read on »
My kid is a daredevil!!! by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility So we went to Disney, shocker right? haha. We had a great time as always. This was our first time in September and it was great. Kinda warm but not as bad as I had anticipat ... Read on »
Digging up Bones by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Tonight I'm sitting alone, digging up bones....exhuming things that's better left alone... Anyone else know that Randy Travis oldie but goodie? You know how you think ... Read on »
Thyroid, hormones, food, 10 years later it can be done! by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility It's been about 9-10 years since this journey has started, I can't remember the exact year Grant started having hypo thyroid symptoms but it was about 5 years after we got m ... Read on »
Frustrating, annoying and maddening... by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I have a lot to say, it might not all come out here we will see. To start. The Authors of the Infertility Companion for Catholics came give a talk at our parish. I was ve ... Read on »
Happy 3rd Birthday to my baby!!!! by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility For Alana's birthday we had a slow day. It was a Friday, Daddy was working and so we did small stuff. Brought her to the mall, got her a ci.nna.mon.ster, rode some rides, et ... Read on »
House sneak peak by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Sneak peak because I still don't have the inside set up! Things keep stopping us from getting our stuff from storage so We are still kinda camping :) hopefully in the next c ... Read on »
Happy Fathers Day and catching up. by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Happy Fathers Day to my wonderful husband. He had to work unfortunately but we went bring him breakfast and lunch and brought him this gift....I haven't uploaded pictures of ... Read on »
Crazy busy... by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility The house is coming along.. Sheetrock hung and being finished Hardi up and ready to paint Poor Grant goes from work to the house and ... Read on »
Hi everybody! by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I'm getting excited! Barring unforeseen problems we are about a month away from moving in to the house! I'm so READY!! Will take some new pics and post soon. Nothing really ... Read on »
Clarifying my Victim post by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I've been writing and re writing this post in my head for a while. I really want to get my post across because though most got it, some of you didn't.  First clarificatio ... Read on »
We have to get away from Victim mentality and more by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Good title right? Let me start with the "more", the house is coming along. yay! We now have the roof on and getting ready to start electrical. I'm absolutely gnawing at the ... Read on »
FINALLY!!! by Barbie Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility We are getting the slab poured tomorrow! If it doesn't get poured it means something went horribly wrong. This is a pic of Alana having a BLAST watching the "g ... Read on »