How Infertility and Adoption Made Me a Better Mom

Sometimes the trials we face in life are what make us grow and be better people. This mom shares her story of infertility and how it made her a better mother. What hurdles have you overcome to mold you into who you are today?

For 1,402 days, I wanted to be a mom. Now a Better Mom.

For 1,402 days, I wanted to be a mom.

For 1,402 days, I hoped to see a plus sign on a pregnancy test.

But dozens of ovulation kits, doctors’ visits, ultrasounds, and uncomfortable tests and procedures later, my heart shattered when a reproductive endocrinologist told my husband and me the dreaded diagnosis: Unexplained Infertility.

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Sarah - Content Specialist for, is a mother both biologically and through domestic infant open adoption. She resides with her husband and two boys in Ohio. She is passionate about open adoption and adoption education. In her free time she enjoys cooking, photography, writing, and hiking. You can find more of her adoption work at Heart For Open Adoption on Facebook or on

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