Fertility Journey: Alexis DelChiaro

Several doctors ran every single test humanly possible on me and I passed each one with flying colors (Hubby passed his tests too!). My body seemed perfectly primed for parenthood! When I was diagnosed with “Unexplained Infertility,” I was crushed. After almost 4 years after we first started trying, the tides turned...

The Recipe for an Emotionally Healthy Thanksgiving

Spare yourself the second helping of guilt and shame, and instead, indulge in the delicacy of self-care.

Fertility Journey: Nikol Johnson

My fertility journey has been challenging to say the least. To make it short and sweet this is how I would describe my journey: disbelief, scared, challenged, bold, strong, fighter and extreme endurance. The most difficult part was finding out that I had stage three end...

Fertility Journey: Carly Kenihan

I struggled with whether or not to get real and share my life behind the lens, for infertility was never how I wanted to define my identity to the world. I had a loving husband, supportive family, health, happiness, success (damn, my life was almost as perfect as my Ins...

Apply Now for the FertileGirl Fertility Grant

FertileGirl is partnering with CCRM NY and Baby Quest Grants to offer YOU a  fertility grant!  What's included: The grant includes a discounted rate at CCRM NY, as well as  $5,000 from the FertileGirl fam. To apply:  Fill out an application on the Baby Quest webs...

Fertility Journey: Danielle Hayward

Five years ago I met my Prince Charming and fell pregnant instantly. Eight weeks later, not yet even aware I was pregnant, I miscarried. We were very early into our relationship when this happened, but I was heartbroken by the news. We decided to keep “trying” and as on...

Fertility & Acupuncture: The Power of an Integrative Approach

z Acupuncture, one of the more prominent practices rooted in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been used as an fertility treatment for longer than most existing therapies and medicine available today. TCM, in fact, is considered the “world’s first organized body of m...

What is The Fertility Diet?

Let’s get this out there right off the bat–-there is no magic diet that will ensure you get pregnant. However, with so many factors out of your control when trying to conceive, taking control of your nutrition can be empowering. The tenets of The Fertility Diet are gathe...

Fertility Journey: Jennie Monness

I remember hearing that once you want to have a baby it goes from 0 to 100 really quick. That’s what my relationship was like with infertility. Starting at a 0 anxiety level and that I was in no real rush, I went off of BC in November 2015.  My husband is younger than me...

What to Do if You Cannot Physically “Keep Up with the Kardashians”

If you felt just about undone by the news of Kylie Jenner’s pregnancy, then the surprise baby announcement by Khloe Kardashian (swaddled together with the confirmation of Kim’s baby via surrogate) could push you right over the edge. For women who are trying to conceive ...

Balancing Work and Fertility: A New Kind of Work/Life Challenge

My whole career, I climbed the corporate ladder. I worked really hard and loved every minute of the ride – the long hours feeling productive, building teams, and contributing to others’ success. Work has always been my number one priority, so it makes sense that I built...

Fertility Journey: Jaclyn Edelstein

My husband and I began trying in late 2013. We weren't totally "ready" for a baby, but I knew it could take some time and we were eager to begin this next chapter together. I tracked my ovulation every month, and got my period exactly two weeks later every month. I star...