Hello everyone. Thanks for visiting. I am an adoptive mom to a 3 year old, struggled to conceive through ART for four years, and founded a non profit. Please take a look around.
The following post describes one of my IF experiences:
A Pinker Shade of Pale
You can read more on the ride side bar under PFM Best Posts.
Here is a brief Q&A to get to know me better.
Q: Favorite food
A: Bagels and cream cheese
Q: Favorite place to visit
A: My cottage in the Thousand Islands
Q: What kind of car do you drive?
A: Honda C.R-V - sporty yet practical for the wintry Rochester weather
Q: Favorite season
Q: Chore you like doing least?
A: Putting away laundry
Q: What's on your playlist right now?
A: "Reflecting Light" Sam Philips - "My Good Gal" OCMS - "Nightingale" Norah Jones - "No Other Love" Chuck Prophet
Q: Why did you start blogging?
A: I began blogging to log our adoption journey and to speak about the perils of infertility. I created this blog after founding the non-profit as a way to connect with others, tell my story, and help educate on IF and adoption as well as miscarriage, stillbirth and surrogacy to name a few
Q: What's your middle name?
A: Catherine- I share it with my paternal grandmother and 2 other cousins
Q: What type of adoption did you do?
A: We adopted internationally from S. Korea. Our son was 15 months when he came home.
Q: Fears/ phobias?
A: I don't mind bugs or spiders. I don't mind heights. Swimming in the ocean scares me. I despise stuffed animal heads. Weird, I know.
Q: Biggest goal for the short term?
A: Finish my book! It has been a three year project
Q: Biggest goal for the long term?
A: Be a great mom and make my child feel loved and accepted.