As a Mom & Nutritionist, poop is one of my favourite topics and comes up in every new consultation I have with a client, big or small. You can tell so much about the health of someone by their pooping details or lack thereof.
Today is Big Bird's birthday and he is turning 6 years old, again!
Since I was an 80s infant I was enthralled by Sesame Street. As young as 6 months old my parents would put me in front of the TV and as soon that old familiar theme song started my eyes would glue to the set and would not peel away until the end credits. My favourite character was in fact Big Bird. Still as an adult with my own three children, that big tall bright yellow bird, with his childlike innocence and a giant heart of gold has taught me so much about life.
My husband and I have been together for almost 11 years, we were trying to conceive with no luck, so we reached out to a fertility specialist. After having both of us tested, we found out we have male factor infertility and that our doctor believed IVF was our only option. We could not afford that option so we decided to try IUI (intrauterine insemination).
After 3 failed attempts we were devastated. We somehow had to try to face that fact: