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How to Live With the Fact That You’ll Never Have Children

A reader asked how to live with the fact that she’ll never have children; she doesn’t want to feel sad all the time. I know how she feels, because we can’t have kids either. Every Drunken Cheerleader: Why Not Me? is an incredibly insightful, helpful book for couples who can’t have children. Don’t take this journey alone; walk alongside women who know […]

A Childfree Life After Infertility – 7 Ways to be Happy

Living without having children doesn’t have to be sad, depressing, or futile. Here are seven ways to be happy after infertility, inspired by my own experience of living childfree (though I do think of myself as “childless”). If you’re struggling with the idea of living childfree or childless, read Complete Without Kids: An Insider’s Guide to Childfree Living by Choice […]

Riding the Infertility Roller Coaster – 5 Ways to Cope

Are you having trouble getting pregnant? Fertility expert Iris Waichler, author of Riding the Infertility Roller Coaster, shares five ways to cope when you’re dealing with possible or confirmed infertility. Getting pregnant can take a long time for some women…but don’t give up hope yet! “I struggled with infertility and eventually got incredibly lucky and had a healthy girl,” says Waichler. “I’m also […]