I knew I needed to stop, to rest, to do something. I spent the first week reflecting on the past couple of years. What was working? What wasn't working? What could we have done differently? How could we make things better? It was through this reflection, that I decided to take the month of January off and focus some much needed time on my family, me and getting our life back on track.
What no one tells you about infertility part 2: A new view of Success I still remember the disappointment, anger, and rush of sadness when my husband and I were told 7 innocent not intended to harm words, “Oh yeah, you don’t have a family.” In the moment it didn’t faze us and we went on… Continue reading A New View of Success
What no one tells you about infertility is how it will affect your relationship with your significant other. "Hey let's have a baby!" "OK!" Cue excitement from both parties as they imagine a life filled with the challenges and many joys of parenthood and a home full of baby things in about 9 months. Except a… Continue reading What no one tells you about infertility…
We had the amazing privilege to travel all the way to Italy with 12 other people for my sister's wedding this time last year. It was truly magnificent. It was the first time I had ever traveled out of the country besides going on a cruise and I loved every minute of it. It helped that… Continue reading The Europeans Do Life Right
Why the blog is called Dreaming of Brownies: Our last name is Brown and my husband's nickname on one of his deployments was "Brownie" and it has stuck with him since. 'Dreaming of Brownies' because we are in fact dreaming, wishing, hoping, praying for baby Brownies one day. This is our life and where we… Continue reading Dreaming of Brownies?
Hi World! I have been told by people in the past that I should write a blog. I always scoffed at the idea and went on with life, putting little thought in the idea. I never could come up with a reason as to why I would. What would I write about? Why would an… Continue reading Why a Blog?