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12 Things About My Journey To Have A Family

 Hi, I thought I would share some facts about my journey to be a mum:  1/ I was just 31 years old when we started trying for a baby and I honestly ...

Long-Awaited Child - The Book Introduction

From first trying for a baby at 31 years old to finally holding my babies in my arms at age 39, I, along with my partner, Ian, went from many, many...

Biology Is The Least Of What Makes Someone A Mother

A bookstore in my hometown held an author event for me on Saturday. In my talk I briefly discussed "biology is the least of what makes someone a mo...

Sunshine Coast Weekend Newspaper Article - 27th October 2018

Resilience was born from battle to conceive. If I could go back and change things so I could have my babies naturally I wouldn’t. My partner, Ian, ...

The Royal Baby Announcement

Everyone is talking about this today so I am going to add my two cents worth. Yes it is wonderful news for Harry & Meghan and all their family,...

My infertility Still Makes Me Sad

I believe I have healed but I will never forget my story and it can still make me sad at times. I know you are probably thinking, "why does it sti...

Our Very First Embryo Transfer

This photo was given to me by our first IVF clinic. It is a photo of the very first embryo I had transferred. It feels like it was a lifetime ago, ...

More Than One Way to Become a Mother

Some of you may have already seen this image or picked up on the message at the time it was on the tv. For me, I was a big Friends fan as most of ...

Introducing my beautiful children

Introducing my beautiful children....

My Story

So a little bit about myself. I currently live in a beautiful part of Queensland, Australia - the Sunshine Coast with my partner, Ian, and our two ...

Long-Awaited Child - The Book!

I am so excited to announce that I am currently taking pre-orders for my soon to be released book, Long-Awaited Child. This is my very own personal...

About Long-Awaited Child

Hi & welcome to Long-Awaited Child!                    Long-Awaited Child is not just my journey—it's now my purpose, instigated from my passi...