Awareness comes in many forms and on many levels. As we grow into ourselves we develop awareness to who we are and how we want our lives to look. Last month, I wrote about how seeing your life as art is an important key to finding daily gratitude and value in your experience. Becoming aware and seeing your experience from a new perspective is something that is often developed through resilience and healing our painful experiences. This month, on the heels of Mother’s Day, if you are feeling any kind of struggle - whether with fertility, motherhood or relationships, I want you to know you’re on the right path, even if it doesn’t feel like it.Read More
Nearly a year ago, I found myself sitting with a new patient, Jenny. Her reproductive endocrinologist had made a referral to our office for additional support while she was going through her egg freezing process.
Upon meeting Jenny you get the immediate impression that she has everything one could want and, more specifically, she has achieved these things on her own terms. Her decision concerning motherhood could easily be accepted as another self-directed aspect of the full, beautiful life she’d built for herself.
Behind the veneer of success, though, like many women that come to see me, Jenny was struggling.Read More