Author Archives: maybemama14

8 Things You Need to Know about your IVF Protocol that No One Told You

Hi Maybes! I’ve been a little quiet because…..I just finished my first Β protocol for egg retrieval. We’re going to freeze and transfer in a few months once we get this thin lining resolved. Updates on my cycle soon to come. … Continue reading

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November: Adoption Awareness Month

As we walk, sometimes crawl, though this infertility journey, we have to keep our minds and hearts open. Of course, there is nothing like carrying your own baby, but as we all know, sometimes that’s not possible. That doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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Girl! You LookGood! (But at what cost) Mystery of Fibroids Pt 2: Beauty Products

Whatever you do, who ever you are as a woman, you use some type of beauty products every day: Make up, relaxers, nail polish, lotion, hair spray, wax, powder,deodorant….. But most of these items contain chemicals that can be dangerous … Continue reading

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July: Cookouts, Fireworks, and Awareness

One thing I have absolutely NO problem doing on my blog or social media is shouting out, partnering, or spreading awareness about/with other group or individuals that are about women’s health in general, or uterine fibroids, infertility, or Black women … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Prince (Even Though I Know You Did Not Celebrate Birthdays)

Since April 21, 2016, I have been in a weird place. A sad place. A celebratory place. A place of remembrance. A place of discovery. I told myself (and my hubby) that after today, I will make an honest attempt … Continue reading

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But Why? The Mystery of Fibroids Part 1: Estrogen Dominance

  By now we all know that up to 30% of all women will be diagnosed with uterine fibroids by the time they’re 35 , and up to 80% of all women will be diagnosed with uterine fibroids by the time they’re … Continue reading

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So a Woman Thinketh, So is She

  It is Mother’s Day. Again. Last year for Mother’s Day, I unplugged, and I was able to lift my spirits and cross off a major bucket list item by going to see Prince in concert. Alone. It was one … Continue reading

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