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What are some good, healthy "grown up" snacks?

I think I need to be eating better (as I bite into a slice of pizza …

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I admit to the past few years buying my gifts last minute from Amazon so I could have them shipped across the country. It was a…

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I am SO happy to be back in VA where I get to finally see the leaves change again! There wasn't much to see in the parts of GA …

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Do you prefer glasses or contacts?

I've been wearing only contacts lately. I love my glasses, but I somehow sprayed something…

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A lot of people have been talking about a vacation lately.. man, does it sound good!

How do you like your vacations? Calm, bu…

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Have you read any good books lately? Or even magazines?

What was it about?

I'm about to start reading a horror poetry colle…

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I love, love, love to craft when I have time... especially to pass the time during the TWW.

I love to draw, paint, crochet.. …

What's your favorite type of craft?
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Trying to conceive (and let's be honest, pretty much everything else... ) can be stressful and anxiety-inducing sometimes.

Wh…

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What are some good lunches to have when you're stuck for time? Not necessarily easily transportable, just yummy and pretty heal…

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09/15/14

I think many of us women often lose track of the fact that it may not be us if we are having trouble conceiving. Men can struggle with fertility issues too. Low sperm count and motility can make conceiving difficult. A varicocele in the testicles can also post problems. It takes two to make a baby,…

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poblano chillies ,cheese,cream,onions,jalapeños,cylantro,one can of corn and salt to taste. Hmmm.
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09/15/14

In vitro fertilization can be rather pricey. Normal IVF can cost $15,000 or more and still may take more than one cycle. The new mini-IVF can cost $5000-$7000 usually and can sometimes be done without ovulation stimulating drugs. A doctor can help determine which may be right for you. It is definit…

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09/15/14

From an article I read just the other day about a study, it seems stress and fertility may, in fact, be related. It seems that old advice of "relax, and it'll happen" holds some truth. Women are more likely to conceive if they are not stressed out, so some meditation or a good vacation may be in or…

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Madilynn is STANDING!!! And trying to Furniture WALK!
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i love reading books to my grand daughter
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So when I picked Mini up from school I could tell something was wrong. She just seemed grouchy which is totally not like her, u…


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So, I've heard the mini-IVF is effective and WAY cheaper... but does anyone actually know what it is? The name doesn't make a …


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I know some women are like NOOOO. Mac/Estee Lauder/whatever ALL the way.

But man, some drug store stuff is the bomb.

I love…


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So when I picked Mini up from school I could tell something was wrong. She just seemed grouchy which is totally not like her, u…


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kado has my Ender's Game, pretending to read it :) soooo cute.
he is definitely his mommy's baby. 3 weeks and he can read the b…


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09/15/14

If you're worried, definitely ask your doctor. Hypothyroidism medication and fertility medication may or may not work together--depends on the medicines, I imagine, but I'm not certain. A doctor is qualified to make these sorts of choices and explain the risks. A visit or even a phone call may work…

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So, I've heard the mini-IVF is effective and WAY cheaper... but does anyone actually know what it is? The name doesn't make a …


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I know some women are like NOOOO. Mac/Estee Lauder/whatever ALL the way.

But man, some drug store stuff is the bomb.

I love…


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