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Can Your Marriage Survive Infertility?

Yes, your marriage can survive infertility! These tips for infertile couple includes ways to move on after years of trying to conceive and not getting pregnant.

Before the tips, a quip:

“The great thing in this world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are going.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes.

You and your spouse can live “happily ever after” — if you figure out what that means to both of you! One of my favorite things to do as a married couple is to take classes and read books together — such as Feeling Good Together: The Secret to Making Troubled Relationships Work (because trying to conceive and not getting pregnant can be extremely difficult for couples).

And, here are tips for surviving infertility as a married couple…Read More »Can Your Marriage Survive Infertility?

Should We Be Foster Parents? 6 Tips for Infertile Couples

If you’re wondering if you should be foster parents – like we are! – check out these tips for infertile couples. They may help you decide if being foster parents is right for you; they’re  from the “coping with infertility” perspective.

Here’s what one foster dad says:

“For us, being a foster parent has been a huge strength,” says Roger Thompson. “Perhaps because it was something that we both wanted to do, we found it gave us common purpose. It gave us something new to share, and it was something that we both enjoyed, so it was great fun.”

Deciding if you should become foster parents isn’t easy! My husband and I have been talking about it for many moons, and reading books like Success as a Foster Parent: Everything You Need to Know About Foster Care. The time has come to take the next step in our journey of becoming foster parents – and here are the factors we’ve been chewing on…Read More »Should We Be Foster Parents? 6 Tips for Infertile Couples