It's hard to believe that I started this journey just before turning 39... Forty-one... I celebrated my birthday last month and I am now officially at the two year mark of trying this Single Mom by Choice thingie. I've discovered so much... about the female body (who knew we had more than one egg growing... Continue Reading →
"It won't be easy, but it will be worth it". That's what I kept saying to myself once demolition started on my new home. I knew that renovation was synonymous with demolition, but I don't think I truly visualised how it would all happen. The project started slow... my friend Karelle did the architectural drawings of... Continue Reading →
I remember sitting in the waiting room of the Montreal Fertility Clinic and seeing this couple come out of the doctor's office with a huge smile, tears and exclamations. Pregnant! She was finally pregnant!
It can cost up to 8500$ for one in vitro fertility procedure and that doesn't include the cost of sperm... wow. It's a big jump from the free insemination procedure that I had been undergoing, but on the other hand, there's a better chance of a return on my investment. Statistics wise, I'm paying over... Continue Reading →
By now, you know that my first trial with IUI (intrauterine insemination) was a fail. Bouncing back was actually quite easy because I didn't really have time to think about it. It's a good thing, but also a bad thing because you might not stop to ask questions. The "not pregnant" verdict usually falls on... Continue Reading →
So the decision was made! I could wait to meet the love of my life, but I couldn't wait to conceive a child... Hence, the child would just have to come before the man!
Do you believe in reincarnation? This 10-year-old's story might change your mind on the topic... he is pretty convincing! It started with nightmares of Hollywood at the age of 4 & later Ryan looked at a still from an early Hollywood movie, pointed out some random obscure extra and said, "That’s me. That’s who I was."... Continue Reading →
Michael Jackson's kids are getting the sweetest allowance ever! Paris, Prince and Blanket just got their allowance upped -- from $60,000! Really??? Apparently, the accounts guardian and lawyers underestimated their monthly expenses & requested the increase! What are they spending on!!! That's 20,000$ each a month!!! Can you imagine?! What happenned to working for your... Continue Reading →
Seriously?! Apple could not come up with a better name for their new tablet?? iPad?!?! You gotta be kidding me! I am ready to bet that there was not one lady on the panel deciding what to name Apple's latest gadget... or if there was, it was the type of lady who hasn't heard of... Continue Reading →