Time is a Healer!

Almost a year on from freezing my eggs so much has changed for me. Turning 40 last week, certainly made me think about the decade I said a fond farewell to. One thing I have learnt throughout my 30’s is that I’m definitely made of tough stuff, and with the amazing support of my friends and […]

Bucket lists?

I’ve been wondering recently if everyone has a bucket list or at least goals for each stage of their life, or am I in the minority in that I always have a ‘to do’ list at the back of my head?! By that, I don’t just mean a list of things that need to be done […]

Lets talk about men!

It seems to me there’s so much focus in the media about women putting off becoming a parent till much later in life, but what about men, do they also fall into this same pattern? (just for the record I’m not a fan of the assumption that women are ‘putting off’ having children, as personally, […]

Mind, Body and Eggs!

I’ve been reading a lot recently about health and fitness and as I’m a keen runner I started to think about how fitness has impacted my life, particularly throughout my egg freezing journey, but also more generally on the affect it has day to day. Valerie Landis from Eggsperience speaks about the influencing factors on your […]

Preparing for Egg Freezing!

For many, the decision to freeze their eggs may be one that they ponder over for months, if not years. For me, however, the decision was a pretty quick one once I had been for my MOT! For those of you not aware of what’s involved, a fertility MOT usually combines a few tests to […]

Turning 40!

So as I reflect on a rollercoaster of a year, which has seen me experience so many mixed emotions crammed into a short space of time, I realise that it really has been a case of fight or flight for me at times. As I’ve said before this year’s experiences have made me reflect a […]