Category Archives: Whiny Patient Ophelie

On Failing to Get Pregnant: A Reflection

Alright. Last post was a light-hearted take on how trying to conceive isn’t as straightforward as I expected. This is the more… hmm…philosophical follow up post. This is a super touchy subject because everyone who fails to get pregnant has … Continue reading

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On Getting Pregnant: “They” Told Me It Would Be Easy

As long as you’re healthy, getting pregnant is easy, they said. Have sex a few times around ovulation, they said. It’s exciting and it’ll happen faster than you expect, they said. Around cycle 4, I was getting impatient. Around cycle … Continue reading

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First Day of Skiing with a Spinal Cord Injury.

After a long month of long hours at work coupled with an MS attack that took my lower body out of commission, I’m finally back on the skihill! See? You know, I generally have a pretty positive attitude toward my … Continue reading

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Chronicles Of Being Sick and Getting Better

This was originally posted on my WoW blog, but since it has nothing to do with WoW, I get to post it here too. It was written lightheartedly and is meant to be read lightheartedly. I’m a terrible patient- you’ll … Continue reading

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