The Alternatives

It’s been quite a while since my last post and since then a LOT happened. The best way I can summarise this journey so far is OPTIONS OPTIONS and more OPTIONS. Not easy exciting options, no! All options are loaded with emotional weight and pain! When IVF failed...I did do one round of IVF which... Continue Reading →

Option 1 – IVF

At first, both adoption and egg donation seemed impossible choices to accept (particularly egg donation) so I was quite keen to get started on an IVF treatment. When we found out our results in January the first option was to look for IVF treatment. In the UK, it is very difficult to get IVF covered... Continue Reading →

#MicroblogMondays: Qi (energy)

A recent discovery as I have been going through my infertility journey is how open one becomes to trying everything (not to mention the ease at which one will spend crazy amounts of money) for the tiniest slithers of hope. I will share the different treatments and tips I have followed but for the purpose... Continue Reading →

The beginning

My infertility journey begins in November 2015 when my husband (Mika) and I decided that we were ready to have a baby after being together for 4 years. Like many couples with fertility issues, we never anticipated problems and innocently assumed pregnancy would happen within the first months of us trying, only to be disappointed... Continue Reading →


My name is Rebe, I am 30 years old and infertile. I never thought that would become my introduction but for the past 6 months this is the tagline I say in my head. People that know me well know that I love children and becoming a mom and building a family was the ultimate dream. In... Continue Reading →

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