Any of us who have ever struggled with getting pregnant with PCOS knows the score. To be blunt, it sucks. It sucks if it’s your first time trying to get pregnant. It sucks if you’re trying for your twenty-fifth baby.
Jenny of the Cloth Diaper Revival is seriously working hard at getting pregnant with PCOS. She’s been chronicling her struggle… and it mirrors my struggle when we were trying to conceive Eudora. This week’s post was things not to say to a woman who is struggling. Even though Jenny recognizes that she is fortunate to have one already (she used the word “blessed”), it doesn’t make her want another any less badly. It doesn’t ease the ache. One child is not a substitute for another. [Read more…]