Infertility and the IVF Roller-Coaster – Carly’s Story

IVF and Infertility - Stories of Motherhood

“Hello? Hello? Are you there?” I was in complete shock, I couldn’t even speak, the nurse was on speaker phone and my husband and I were standing in the lounge room. My husband answered for me “we’re here, she just can’t speak, she’s in shock.” “You’re pregnant!” The nurse repeated herself. I shook my head from […]

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Natural Conception after Infertility and IVF – Adele’s Story

Natural Conception after IVF

THE IVF JOURNEY Infertility was something that came along unexpectedly and it came very close to breaking me. When I found out that conceiving naturally or without medication was out of the question, we had to have a very frank discussion about what the next steps would be. My partner and I knew how much we […]

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Loss of a Child – Susie’s Story

It’s very hard to explain how happiness and sadness can exist side by side but when your newborn baby dies in your arms, these emotions just do.

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Completing Your Family – Nicole’s Story

Little Tsunami - Riding the Wave of Motherhood

I gave birth to my last ever baby 9 weeks ago.  My last ever stay in a maternity ward.  Last ever experience in a birth suite.  Last time asking for an epidural.  Last time pushing.  Last time meeting my child for the first time. I’m sad.  There’s a void when you’re done having kids.

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Coping With Miscarriage – Bronwyn’s Story

Little Tsunami

Although I wear my heart on my sleeve and am known to be a chatterbox, sharing this story is one of the scariest things I have ever done.  My situation is not unique, I am so lucky in so many ways, I have two beautiful daughters, I don’t want people to think I feel sorry […]

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