Nine 16 Designs Blog

Chapter 2

Well guys, I think it's safe to say that I'm officially in the next chapter of this book that I call Nine 16 Designs. What does that mean? I'm here...

One Year Ago

This morning, at 4 am, while I was wide awake because my 6 month old daughter was wide awake, I was scrolling through my FB memories and realized t...
One of Those Weeks

One of Those Weeks

It's over. The week. FINALLY.  As I sit here, exhausted beyond belief, listening to my son suck aggressively on his thumb through the monitor, and ...
So, your friend is infertile...now what?

So, your friend is infertile...now what?

If you are a human, who has friendships or relationships with other humans, then you most likely know somebody who is affected by infertility. One ...
All the updates!

All the updates!

Well! My plan to document the rest of my IVF journey/pregnancy etc. definitely FAILED! In my last post, we were just switching doctors, and prepari...
Summer Time!

Summer Time!

I can't believe we are already almost a week into June! NUTS!  The past several months have been insanely busy, and although my niece says all I do...
The Reason for Project 1:8

The Reason for Project 1:8

Hello! What a month this has been! It’s already almost April..WHAT?! Crazy. Things have been crazy busy again, with our personal and professional ...
Being 1 in 8

Being 1 in 8

“Never let the odds keep you from doing what you know in your heart you were meant to do.” – H. Jackson Brown Jr. 1,244 days. That’s how long my...
Our IVF Journey Update

Our IVF Journey Update

I’ve found that recently, I’ve been posting a lot of my more detailed updates on our IVF journey in this blog, so I’ll keep with the trend, and gi...
Opening Up + Waiting

Opening Up + Waiting

Since opening up about our struggle with infertility, I have connected with SO many amazing ladies who are going through the same thing, and it’s...
Not Quite Happily Ever After...Yet

Not Quite Happily Ever After...Yet

For any of you who know my husband, you know that he spoils the heck out of me, every single day, and he has since the day we started dating. He ...
Big Things Often Have Small Beginnings

Big Things Often Have Small Beginnings

I saw this quote on Pinterest today, and it started an hour long thought process about one specific thing, and I decided I wanted to write on i...