Trying to have a baby?
You're not alone. Our bloggers and forum users share their TTC journeys with us.
By Robyn Addinall
For months you've been trying to fall pregnant and you are desperate to have a baby. Or maybe you've just started on the journey of trying to conceive? Either way, no matter how lonely you may feel, you aren't. Here are a few of our bloggers and forum users that trying to have a baby, just like you.
Article originally in Parent24
Blogger, Bee, has been trying to fall pregnant for the last 21 months and even though she's feeling a little worried she's still staying strong. She's also considering adopting...
"I wonder if it won't be a great idea to adopt a baby. I would love to give a child a future and I know we will be able to do that. We are both great people and our house is full of love."
Want to follow her journey? Read her blog here.
Life through my eyes
Zed is one persistent lady and even after TTC for 4 and a half years, her and her husband won't give up.
"After 4 and a half years of trying to fall pregnant and one miscarriage, hubby and I have finally taken the plunge and decided to go for IVF treatment. I would like to share my journey with you guys and ask that you please pray with me that this is successful!"
Want to read more? Take a look at her blog.
Trying very hard
Hope is staying strong and crossing her fingers and toes for a BFP (or Big Fat Positive) on her pregnancy test. Even when things seem bleak.
"Doc didn’t find anything wrong with me or my boyfriend so if we are not pregnant by December we are off to a fertility specialist in January."
Read more about her experiences here.
More than anything in the world, Rose wants a baby Rosie to call her own. And sometimes she has to stop herself from another pregnancy test. Just in case.
"My name is Rosie and I haven't bought a pregnancy test in 87 days. *Hi, Rosie* I'm rather chuffed with myself, to be honest. When my cycle was still crazy, I used to buy one every week from week 5. Quite an expensive habit at a minimum of R19 each."
Read more about Rose and her TTC adventure here.
There's always hope!
Even when things feel like they may never change, there is always hope. Read Nusha's story of how she desperately wanted to fall pregnant and now she has! Take a look at her blog, Munchkin Madness.
For more support and information you can also take a look at our forums.
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