Not Enough, Forever Waiting, and the Motherless

This post is dedicated to all mothers, all those who are waiting to be mothers, and all those who have lost their mother. Mother’s Day is big enough to hold our joyful celebrations and our sorrows. Our feelings of inadequacy, grief, anger, or triumph all merge together on this May 12th.

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The Missing Stage of Grief: Claire and Jon’s Story- Part 2

1 in 8 couples struggle with infertility. My name is Claire, and my husband Jon and I are the 1 in that statistic. We are not just a number though, our journey has been very personal, gut-wrenching, and hard.

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The Missing Stage of Grief: Claire and Jon’s Story- Part 1

Sharing one’s journey through infertility is no easy task. Lies surround you, taunting you to feel shame for your struggle to conceive, and telling you to  keep this struggle to yourself. You wonder what people would think if they knew you were “one of those couples.”

My name is Claire, and my husband Jon and I are one of

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