Why I’m Advocating for IVF Funding in BC #IVF4BC

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Today I am sharing my infertility story to shine a light on the lack of IVF Funding in BC. BC families deserve this funding!

It was December 2007. I was preparing for our second round of IVF when I was unexpectedly diagnosed with pneumonia. You’d think that would have stopped the process or delayed it, but with thousands and thousands of dollars already paid for hormones and procedures, I was prescribed a round of antibiotics and advised to carry on. On New Year’s Eve, we received the life changing news that we would become parents. Continue reading

A Visit to the Enchant Christmas Maze & Market

20161124_172231-2The Enchant Christmas Maze is a fun, new holiday event in Vancouver for 2016. Our Christmas loving family was invited to attend the media preview on November 24 and headed into Vancouver on a dark, rainy night with excitement in our hearts. We parked in the lot beside the event and almost fell into the most enormous mud puddle on our way to the front of the lineup as bloggers and media converged early outside the venue. Continue reading

Explore your Creativity at Place des Arts

Place des ArtsWith my new focus on self love and making time for myself, I decided to step outside my comfort zone and sign up for some art classes this fall. An invitation to attend a felting workshop at Place des Arts in Coquitlam was just what I needed Continue reading

A Mom’s Journey from Anger to Self Love

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I’ve spent a lot of time feeling angry this year – with myself, with my husband and at the world in a sense. Because somewhere along the way, I fell into that age old cliche of putting myself last – as a mom, as a wife, and as a person – and I started to resent it. Continue reading

Kidsworld 44: Affordable Family Fun in Vancouver

Are you on a budget? Do you wish you could take your family to more fun and  educational events? Kidsworld has a lot to offer for Metro Vancouver residents with children.
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Exploring Infertility Treatment Options: the Augment Treatment

The Write Mama: The Augment Treatment for IVFToday’s blog post – talking about the Augment Treatment – is the second installment in a series I am working on to explore new technologies and options that are available to families dealing with infertility. Continue reading