Infertility Acronyms

Pregnancy announcement following IVF. Heart made of needles and empty med containers surrounds onesie and ultrasound picture.

In discussions about our infertility journey, you may see us use acronyms that seem like a random combination of letters. They’re actually standard acronyms used in the infertility community by doctors and patients alike. We’ve compiled a list of the infertility acronyms we came across most often—minus the “technical” medication abbreviations. Infertility Acronyms AF = … Read more >>

Understanding Actual Age vs Adjusted Age

Newborn pictures of triplets. Boy, boy, girl.

“I can’t believe they’re 4 months old already! We try to take newborn pictures when they’re around 10 days old, so they’re really too old at this point. Let’s shoot for doing 6-month pictures.” So went a text conversation with a photographer when I inquired about doing newborn pictures with the Tagalongs. I started to … Read more >>

Commonly Asked Questions About Infertility

Pregnancy announcement following IVF. Heart made of needles and empty med containers surrounds onesie and ultrasound picture.

Since “coming out” that we needed help having kids, we’ve received many questions about infertility and the treatment we used. Some questions have come from family and friends, while others have come from women about to embark on the journey themselves. When we started the process, there wasn’t a lot of information out there, and … Read more >>