2018/11/13
vaginal cuff, hysterectomy, endometriosis

A Vaginal Cuff is Not an Accessory

What is a vaginal cuff ? Everwonder what that even means? I’ll be honest, I never even heard of the word before I got one. I can […]
2018/11/12
5 steps for self reset break, meditation, introspection, self-care

5 Tips for a Self-Reset Break

As many of you know, I had surgery last week. It’s left me in a recovery state so I have invited a few of my favorite […]
2018/11/07
Hysterectomy, surgery, uterine fibroids, fibroids, what happens when you get a hysterectomy

Take this Uterus and Shove It

Take this uterus and shove it! You ain’t welcome here no more! Remember that song? Take this job and shove it? Yeah, that’s how I’m feeling […]
2018/11/06
hysterectomy, last period ever, menstruation, uterine fibroids

When You Realize that You Just had Your Last Period Ever

When you’re young, it feels like waiting forever for your period to come. Then, once you start, it feels like you are going to have a […]
2018/10/15
Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, Miscarriage, loss, grief, the truth about motherhood, stillborn, infant loss, pregnancy loss, angel baby

Why it’s so Important to Reflect on Loss and Grieve

International Pregnancy and infant loss remembrance day is a day of reflection for many parents. Sadly, there are so many parents who have lost infants and […]
2018/09/27
Christine Blasey Ford, Brett Kavanaugh, Anita Hill, Supreme Court Justice, rape culture, Hero for girls

Why Christine Blasey Ford is a Hero to Inspire a Generation of Girls

I’ve been quiet about the Brett Kavanaugh and Dr.Christine Blasey Ford situation, not because I don’t believe it’s true but because it probably is. Kavanaugh aside, […]
2018/09/24
hysterectomy, uterine fibroids, fibroids, endometriosis, gynecological issues, perimenopause , uterine biopsy, cancer, poor man's d and c, D&C

Why I’m Having a Hysterectomy before the Uterine Fibroids Kill Me

It stands to reason that since women’s superpower is that we can conceive, grow, birth and feed babies taking our uterus is like using Kryptonite on […]
2018/09/22
hysterectomy, uterine fibroids, fibroids, endometriosis, gynecological issues, perimenopause , uterine biopsy, cancer, poor man's d and c, D&C

The Poor Man’s D & C and Waiting for Biopsy Results

What trumps a surprise uterine biopsy? A surprise poor man’s D and C. It’s not the same as a D and C in the hospital under […]
2018/09/20
endometriosis, fibroids, colposcopy, menorrhagia, hysterectomy, uterine fibroids

The Menopause Spectrum

My birthday is next week. I’m turning 30 for the umpteenth time and hoping my fibroids don’t want to be part of the celebration. This month’s […]