Feeling Broken on the Fertility Journey Many women who have come into my practice feel they are broken.  As a practitioner and a woman, I understand how fertility clients can feel broken.  We are told as young girls; we will grow up and have babies…be mommies.  It’s just going to be “this way” when we are ready to have our baby. When you try to have a baby and things don’t go smoothly, it feels something is not working.  Often there’s no explanation or issue that can’t be easily treated, can leave you feeling broken. The topic leaves me concerned, because it is not widely [...]

The Fertility Journey – Part Three What's causing all this pressure of time? The pressure of time can come from all sorts of places. In video number one I talked about the Internal biological clock  In video number two I talked about the mental and emotional journey and how that affects our feelings around time In this video, I’ll be discussing external and internal sources of pressure. .41 sec External sourcesInternal sources: a woman experiences the pressure of time from her social circle – family, friends, coworkers,’ people whom she is interacting with. Women experience a lot of pressure from their family or friends. Women [...]

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The Fertility Journey – Time Part Two TIME – How Your Emotions Effect Your Perception of Time This video is going to be about the influence of your mental and emotional energy on how you feel about time.   The internal/biological clock is triggered inside of us, creating pressure. Women often respond to the pressure by saying “I’m running out of time to have a baby.”  “I have to do this soon as possible because my fertility might go away.”  Suddenly, time feels it will run out tomorrow. Truth is, fertility doesn't disappear in short period of time.... not two, three or six months. The idea that [...]

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The Fertility Journey – Time Part One Time – Instincts and Biological Response Sidebar – For every rule, there’s an exception.  Nothing is written in stone.  If any information doesn’t resonate with you, move on.  1:00 – Source information Female Brain by Louann Brizendine, MD Alison Armstrong 3:00 Hormones and brain chemistry combined with instinctual reactions encourage women to have babies. The messages of estrogen are especially strong and primes our brain to be maternal, connective to our man and desire a baby. There’s a part of us that is primed and driven to have children.  This response is based upon the survival of humanity [...]

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