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TTC Over 40 | Day 26 – 11 DPO: Yay! Big Fat Positive!

I subscribe to several YouTube TTC channels and, every month, eagerly awaiting the "two week wait"(TWW) videos from the ladies who have yet to conceive. I open up my YouTube app at night, right before prayer, and proceed to live vicariously through "finding out I'm pregnant" and "0-4 weeks pregnancy update" videos that pop up… Continue reading TTC Over 40 | Day 26 – 11 DPO: Yay! Big Fat Positive!

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The 5 Stages of Grief After A Negative Pregnancy Test Result

It would be so easy, so ideal, so absolutely incorrect to state that I am in perfect peace at all times. It would be so easy to assert that 100% of the time I'm resting in God's grace, His love and His divine timing. Oh, how beautiful and amazing it would be to be able… Continue reading The 5 Stages of Grief After A Negative Pregnancy Test Result

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TTC Over 40: Day 24 – 9 DPO: Negative test + the turtle in the road…

This morning I woke up hopeful and praising our GOOD LORD! I am so grateful for breath and life, for the ability to use my five senses, for a fertile, fruit-bearing womb, for a wonderful family, for the opportunity and courage to share my journey with you, whoever you are. I'm grateful, blessed and highly… Continue reading TTC Over 40: Day 24 – 9 DPO: Negative test + the turtle in the road…

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TTC Over 40 | Day 23 – 8 DPO: Too early to test but I did, anyway…

Happy Monday! My morning started early, as usual, and bittersweet as I saw my mom and daughter, Nia, off; they're going back to NYC and I won't see either of them for another 6 weeks or so. I miss my lil Nia already! Granted, I most assuredly look forward to the summer months for this… Continue reading TTC Over 40 | Day 23 – 8 DPO: Too early to test but I did, anyway…