Our fertility journey is much different than a lot of couples. It doesn't involve medicine, doctors, procedures, shots, pills, tests, etc. Because of this, It has been a really long time since I have done a fertility update. However, I decided to get my blood tested...

A few weeks ago I had the honor of Evangeline guest posting for me. She is the author of the A Seed of Hope: God's Promises of Fertility devotional we are reading for our Moms in the Making group. Well, after a phone conversation, some exchanged...

I have shared about BPA, Triclosan, and Sodium Laureth Sulfate and the negative effects these chemicals have on our health, especially related to infertility. Today I'm sharing Fragrance, which most of us think of it as a scent, but unfortunately fragrance = chemicals. Anytime you see...

I've mentioned on this journey how it becomes evident who your true friends are. Well, I must give a shout out to my friend Erin. I've mentioned her anonymously in a few posts already, but had to share her blog with everyone. She is definitely someone who I feel...

I came across a few forums and articles over the last few months on how to improve sperm quality and production with vitamins. After reading up on male infertility here is a list of vitamins that C.J. is currently taking. I've been praying over this medicine and...

I'm going to make this post all facts and not get my emotions involved. Here are 3 updates -Colby's test - 0 sperm. He is going to stop taking the medicine for now. -Colby's appointment - Discussed prior blood tests. Doctor was most concerned about my FSH,...

We got the second round of blood tests back from C.J's last appointment. They tested for HIV, which is required if we do decide to ever freeze a sample, and that came back negative. Also, his testosterone went from 318 to 592! He will continue...

C.J and I just got back from his second SA (semen analysis) appointment. While we were in the waiting room, the nurse said to us, "Good news...

Over the past week we have gotten a few more tests back. What started this whole thing was me mentioning to my gyno that I thought I had low progesterone levels (based on blood tests years ago). Well, I got back my blood tests and...

Azoospermia. This is the diagnosis given to Colby when he met with the urologist. It is the medical condition of a male not having any measurable level of sperm in his semen. In humans, azoospermia affects about 1% of the male population. Right now we aren't...