Beautiful & Broken

When original sin entered the world through Adam and Eve, God told Eve: "I will intensify the pangs of your childbearing; in pain shall...

Loss and Infertility: A Man's Perspective

Infertility is not only something which hurts the hearts of women as they struggle to get pregnant or carry a pregnancy to full term. The...

Holiday Blog: Gluten Free Options

As we continue the holiday fun, I am going to let you all in on a little secret...you can be gluten free and still eat yummy holiday...

Holiday Blog: Apple Crisp AIP

Oh the yummy, yummy apple crisp, how I love it so. When it comes to the Holidays and my Birthday which is just a few days away from...

Holiday Blog: Queen of Alternative Diets

I am the queen of alternative diets... according to Karoline, that is. And she’s not wrong. I can pretty much handle anyone’s dietary...

Should teenagers chart their cycle?

Isn’t NFP just for engaged and married couples? It’s just for avoiding and achieving pregnancy, right? While the Creighton model can...

Healing after Miscarriage

1 in 4 pregnancies will end in miscarriage. But the fact that miscarriages are so very common and experienced by so many women in no way...

Hope

Hope. Why should any woman care about the Creighton Model FertilityCare System? One of the main reasons: hope. And that is a reality....

Walking Together

Years ago when I was first going through my Practitioner training, an educator said something very impactful to me that has become more...

Fertility and Nutrition

“Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” - Hippocrates 431 B.C. As I have touched on in previous posts, infertility can be a...

Postpartum Depression

I had just delivered my third baby. There I was thinking all I was feeling was the “baby blues”. I was anxious and felt a constant need...

Why chart as a single woman?

One of the things that most people are most surprised to hear is that not all of my clients are married or engaged. And I am so happy...

When should I start charting?

A question we get often as practitioners is "when should I begin charting?" or "when I should I start learning Creighton?" The quick...

Let's Get SPICE-y!

Why do FertilityCare Practitioners use SPICE anyway? Can’t we just skip that part? It's just the same old thing and I'm sure we are doing...

Infertility (Part II)

"When we lose one blessing, another is often most unexpectedly given in its place" - C.S. Lewis In the post, Infertility (Part I), I...

Wholeness

It’s FertilityCare Appreciation week which means its a great week for Groesbeck FerilityCare Center to get the word out about the highest...

The Birth Control Pill: Worth it? (Part 2)

Women who are on the birth control pill come to a FertilityCare Practitioner for a variety of reasons. The most common include: They are...