Health knowledge made personal

flakymn

For ten years we were a family of two. Three if you count our dog. We had a dream. Marriage and children and the whole happy ending. In 2003 we found out that our dream may not come true. First clomid three times. Five IUIs. Four IVFs. Thousands of dollars and many years. And still a family of... Full Bio
› Share page:

Posts

Sort by: Most recent | Name
The Cat in the Hat by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility If you are a homeschooling mom, it is SO important that you try to find a local homeschool group in your area. Many will have a very inexpensive membership cost, but they he ... Read on »
Friday Funnies by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Our Abigail is an incredibly adventurous eater. Click here to see a video of her chomping on an octopus in the Azores. The other day, JB cooked up a bowl of muscles, and out ... Read on »
Embryo Fight by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility When JB and I did IVF, we had to sign detailed paperwork discussing the future of the embryos we were were giving life to. Click here to see a modern day legal battle wagin ... Read on »
Blog Giveaway: The Identical by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility My friend Jake's family owns the company Fishflix  a company that sells DVDs that inspire and entertain. He recently sent me a DVD that he thought I'd be interested in, a ... Read on »
Shoes! by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Hannah has ONE thing she loves to do lately.  Read on »
Review: Henry Hodges Needs a Friend by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Written by New York Times Bestselling Author Andy Andrews, this book is billed as a "hilarious rhyming story." While it was sweet and the art was, as promised, charming ... Read on »
We Bought a Farm: What's in a name? by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility We are one month from moving. In fact JB's parents are already out at the farm. They are working on getting the secondary dwellings livable before we arrive in a few week ... Read on »
7 things no one tells you when moving back to America by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I recently stumbled upon this article:  7 things no one tells you when moving back to America .  I related so well to these items (listed below). Generally speaking I still ... Read on »
Scoops of Blends by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I am a very low-key homeschool mom. A big thing is that I don't reinvent the wheel ... ever. I use resources that have already been created as much as I can. I f ... Read on »
A c-section mama processes by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Being prepped for a c-section is not a walk through the park. Many times, a mother’s partner is not allowed in the OR until after the epidural has been administered and ... Read on »
Auction closes by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility $4,145! This is how much our 4th BECAUSE OF ISAAC auction raised this last week. So incredibly excited. What a fun time. I must put out a huge and special THANK YOU ... Read on »
Naleigh Moon -- Song on Adoption by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Thanks to my friend Leina for sending me this. I was really touched by this song and the beautiful adoption story it portrays. Actress Katherine Heigl's husband performed it ... Read on »
Auction closes tomorrow! by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Our FOURTH Because of Isaac concludes on Sunday at 10pm EST. We have passed $3,000, and it currently appears that we have a very good chance of reaching what seemed an ins ... Read on »
$15 worth of clothes for FREE (I promise!) by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I decided to try out this link and see if it really worked. And it REALLY did. I simply had to sign up for Schoola. Once I did, I received a $15 store credit AND the ... Read on »
Infertility: When Adoption is NOT an Option by flakymn Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I especially liked the quote by Sarah's friend Justine. She speaks directly to the question that so many people ask of infertile couples. "Why don't you adopt?" "An ... Read on »