Archive for tag 'ttc'


Pass the TTC Baton!

I last left off our TTC story facing the reality that I was going to start trying to conceive and Missus Scooter was going to stop. When this happened, it felt very sudden. Of course I had thought about it over the course of the year she was TTC, but I never fully embraced the idea […]

My Toddler!

Glad to be back! What we’ve been up to lately: TTC

It’s been a while since I’ve written for Hellobee, and I have missed it so! I started blogging when my daughter, Ohana, was about seven months old. I had gone back to work and was feeling like I could do it all! Several months later, I was feeling overwhelmed and decided to drop some extracurricular […]

How the Life Goes On

In the days that followed my miscarriage, I found that my emotional reaction was muted.  For a month I had suspected that a miscarriage was imminent, and this helped mitigate the shock when it actually happened.  And although I know many women don’t feel this way, I did find some small comfort in the idea […]


Stressing about stress

One of the first things people say when they hear that someone has been trying to get pregnant for a while without success is to just relax. People blame stress for lots of health problems, including infertility. This can be frustrating for those who have been trying to get pregnant for a long period of […]


Continuing to Live my Life

As Mr. Confetti and I creep up on our tenth month of trying to conceive baby #2, I’ve had to start adjusting my expectations.  That two or two-and-a-half year age gap is waving its distant goodbye to us as we watch our son grow into a budding toddler.  We are approaching a summer full of […]

Where to go from here

I’m struggling. I had a miscarriage last August and went on clomid in October. I stayed on it for three cycles, then decided I wanted to take a break, but still try to get pregnant. When AF arrived at the end of that cycle, my husband encouraged me to try clomid again, so I did. […]

What If?

I have a very vivid memory of talking and crying with a friend the first month we started trying to conceive. I had just started my period and was so disappointed it didn’t work the first time. I know, I know. It was very naive of me to think it would work on our first […]

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