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How to Tell Your Boyfriend You Can’t Have Children

When is the right time to have “the talk” about having kids with someone you’re dating? Even more importantly, how do you say “I can’t have children” if you’ve been diagnosed with infertility? These tips for telling someone you’re in love with – and perhaps even considering marrying – will give you the support and confidence you need. A reader inspired me to write this article. “How and when do I tell someone I’m dating that I am infertile?” asked Amanda on 9 Tips for a Happy Marriage for Co...
Tags: Health, Emotional Health, Infertility, Don, Amanda, Betty, Can't Get Pregnant, Why Cant I Have A Baby, Couples Coping With Infertility, Infertility And Marriage, Infertility Stress, Coping With Infertility, Hope & Acceptance, Infertile Women, Unable To Conceive


Do You Feel Guilty Because You Can’t Get Pregnant?

Feelings of guilt and shame are common for women who can’t get pregnant. Men, too, struggle with shame and guilty feelings if they can’t “produce” a baby. Sometimes husbands and wives blame each other. I get comments from wives whose husbands make them feel guilty for not getting pregnant. This is ironic because there is a 33% chance that the pregnancy isn’t happening because of male fertility issues! Men who shame or guilt their wives for not conceiving have no idea how foolish they’re being. N...
Tags: Health, Emotional Health, God, Infertility, Can't Get Pregnant, Goal Of Getting Pregnant, Why Cant I Have A Baby, Want To Get Pregnant, Couples Coping With Infertility, Emotional Issues Of Infertility, Coping With Infertility, Depression & Anxiety, Infertility Guilt


How to Stop Feeling Hopeless When You’re TTC

You’ve been trying to conceive (TTC) for months or even years, and feelings of hopelessness are starting to creep in. Here are six powerful ways to stop feeling hopeless when you’re TTC. In Hope for Women Who Want to Get Pregnant, I share The Parable of the Maiden’s Horse. The moral of the story is that you may never know why it takes so long to get pregnant when you’re TTC – but you have to learn how to stop feeling hopeless. Why? Because the more hopeless you feel, the less power and strength ...
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Things to Consider When You’re Single and Want a Baby

Are you ready to be a single mother? These suggestions are inspired by one of my Blossom readers. “I want a baby so badly,” Lisa says. “But I’m single. What do I do?” In Choosing Single Motherhood: The Thinking Woman’s Guide, Mikki Morrissette addresses the most common questions and concerns of women who want to have a baby but are still single. Here are some of the topics she discusses: Can I afford to do this? Should I wait longer to see if life turns a new corner? How will I handle the stres...
Tags: Health, Jesus, Infertility, CINCY, Lisa, Getting Pregnant, Help Getting Pregnant, Why Cant I Have A Baby, Fertility Clinics, In Vitro Fertilization IVF, Intrauterine Insemination IUI, Sperm Donor Tips, Surrogate Parenting, Baby After Age 40, Single Embryo Transfer, Tips For Surrogacy Parenthood


You Want a Baby But You’re Single

Are you ready to be a single mother? These suggestions are inspired by one of my Blossom readers. “I want a baby so badly,” Lisa says. “But I’m single. What do I do?” In Choosing Single Motherhood: The Thinking Woman’s Guide, Mikki Morrissette addresses the most common questions and concerns of women who want to have a baby but are still single. Here are some of the topics she discusses: Can I afford to do this? Should I wait longer to see if life turns a new corner? How will I handle the stres...
Tags: Jesus, CINCY, Lisa, Getting Pregnant, Help Getting Pregnant, Why Cant I Have A Baby, Fertility Clinics, In Vitro Fertilization IVF, Intrauterine Insemination IUI, Sperm Donor Tips, Surrogate Parenting, Baby After Age 40, Single Embryo Transfer, Tips For Surrogacy Parenthood, Want A Baby, Want To Get Pregnant


The Best Way to Get Pregnant

These tips will help you figure out the best way to get pregnant. How do you know which tip will work for you? By trying each one, step by step. A Clearblue Digital Ovulation Test is the most common product you’ll see when you search for the best way to get pregnant. Why? Because you want to time intercourse so your eggs are ready when the sperm is fresh. A fertility nurse once told me that sperm ages, just like meat does. Fresh sperm is always better than old sperm, which is why an ovulation pr...
Tags: Getting Pregnant, Fertility Doctors, Conceiving A Baby Naturally, Fertility Charting & Tests, Fertility Tips, Best Ways To Get Pregnant, Chances Of Getting Pregnant, Fertility Checklist, Help Getting Pregnant, How To Get Pregnant, Why Cant I Have A Baby, Ways to Conceive


How to Deal With Depression When You Can’t Get Pregnant

The grief you feel when you can’t conceive can turn into depression. Here are several tips on how to deal with depression when you can’t get pregnant. My prayer is that these tips help you move forward in peace, love, and joy. Some of these strategies for dealing with depression are from Dr Harold Levinson, author of The Mindful Way Through Depression: Freeing Yourself from Chronic Unhappiness. If you think you may be clinically depressed (as opposed to “just” sad that you can’t get pregnant), r...
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How to Cope When You Can’t Have a Baby

Not being able to conceive a baby is one of the saddest, most heartbreaking things for a woman. I don’t have any easy answers or solutions coping when you can’t have a baby – but here are a few tips from women who know how you feel. “My doctor told me I’ll never be able to have children,” writes Jessie on Do You Resent Your Pregnant Friends? “Just recently two of my friends have become pregnant, my partner’s 18 year old sister just had a baby, and most of my other friends already have children. ...
Tags: Health, Infertility, Big Brothers, Jessie, Laurie, Amazon Stay, Why Cant I Have A Baby


When You Lose a Baby – How to Overcome Sadness and Keep Trying

Yes, you can overcome the stress and sadness of losing a baby, and keep trying to get pregnant! These tips are inspired by a reader who miscarried a baby and desperately wants to be a mother… “I have been trying to conceive (TTC) for 10 months, and I did get pregnant after four months of trying,” says Joy on Dealing With Disappointment of Not Being Pregnant – 6 Tips. “But that ended in a miscarriage at 6 weeks. I cannot tell you how devastated I was and still am today…Any ideas how to reduce the...
Tags: Health, Infertility, Health & Wellness, Linda, Miscarriages, Trying To Get Pregnant, Natural Health Tips, Stress Management Tips, Infertility Hope & Acceptance, Why Cant I Have A Baby


What to Do When You Tried Everything to Get Pregnant

If everything is normal and you can’t get pregnant – you get your period every month – your feelings may range from disappointment to fear. Here’s what to do when you’ve tried everything but you can’t get pregnant. Fertility Yoga I assume you’ve already tried Restoring Fertility by Dr Brandon Horn and Dr Wendy Yu, since you searched for “everything is normal and I can’t get pregnant.” If you haven’t tried fertility yoga, then I encourage you to think about it. It can’t hurt, that’s for sure. H...
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How to Tell Your Partner You Can’t Have Children

How do you say “I can’t have children” to someone you’re interested in? These tips for telling your partner you can’t get pregnant are in response to a  reader’s comment on my article about living with the fact that you’ll never have children. Below are my suggestions for her, which apply to many women who can’t get pregnant. If you’re struggling to accept female infertility, read Unsung Lullabies: Understanding and Coping with Infertility. The more you understand infertility, the better able yo...
Tags: Health, Infertility, Philip, Don, Sammy, Can't Get Pregnant, Infertility Depression & Anxiety, Infertility Hope & Acceptance, Why Cant I Have A Baby


4 Reasons You Can’t Get Pregnant Right Now

If you’re asking “Why can’t I have a baby?”, you need to read these reasons for problems conceiving a baby. They include irregular menstrual cycles, low sperm count, and prescription medications. The internet is a good place to get general information, but you need to read books like Making Babies: A Proven 3-Month Program for Maximum Fertility. Blog posts like this are too distracting and full of information that may not apply to you! Read the best fertility books so you can get a good handle o...
Tags: Health, Infertility, American Society for Reproductive Medicine, Getting Pregnant, Can't Get Pregnant, Periods and Menstrual Cycles, Fertility Checklist, Why Cant I Have A Baby, Reasons For Problems Conceiving


A Childfree Life After Infertility – 7 Ways to be Happy

Living without having children doesn’t have to be sad, depressing, or futile. Here are seven ways to be happy after infertility, inspired by my own experience of living childfree (though I do think of myself as “childless”). If you’re struggling with the idea of living childfree or childless, read Complete Without Kids: An Insider’s Guide to Childfree Living by Choice or by Chance. Ellen Walker guides readers through the positive and negative aspects of childfree living, taking into consideratio...
Tags: Health, Happy, Infertility, University Of Michigan, Don, Walker, Infertility Depression & Anxiety, Why Cant I Have A Baby, Ellen Walker, National Infertility Association