PCOS and my Path to Motherhood

PCOS and my Path to Motherhood

I remember how excited I was when finally, at 13, I got my period for the first time. My mom and her sisters greeted me with such excitement and HUGE smiles when I shared the news in my mom’s kitchen. “Today you are a woman!” they chorused, before giving me gentle...
Planning My Family

Planning My Family

I’m what you would call a planner. I begin every vacation with a jam-packed itinerary, organize my to-do lists by topic and priority, and set one-year, five-year and ten-year goals for myself. So three years into my marriage when we decided it was time to get...
Becoming Parents

Becoming Parents

The beginning of our love story was quite a whirlwind. We met, fell in love, quickly engaged, married soon after- then we put the brakes on it for five years. We built a house, sold a house, moved out of the country – had our adventure and then returned to Texas where...
Not Giving Up Hope

Not Giving Up Hope

I remember so clearly when I was 31 years old and had just been made Vice President of Video Services at MCA Records. My boyfriend Peter was so proud of me. “Honey, it’s so amazing, Today V.P., tomorrow C.E.O.” And I sat there in the passenger seat and said, “Yeah,...