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If You’re Thinking of Becoming a Single Mom…


CT Fertility Doctor _ Fertility Specialist Fairfield County_Dr. RichlinWhy Attend Single Women Pursuing Parenthood Educational Event?

As the founder and one of the leaders of Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut’s (RMACT) SingleMomstoBe program, I want to share with you our vision for how our program can work for you to create your family.

The presentation is specially created to start a conversation, which will include input from you. Because this is a live event, we will have a chance to meet each other in person and answer questions you have in a comprehensive way.  Plan on hearing specifics on medical and technical aspects:

Ooyctye or egg freezing (much in the media these days)

 Intrauterine inseminations

Donor sperm

In vitro fertilization – IVF

You may be very familiar with these terms or they may be brand new. Either way, I will be able to fill-in details about these family building procedures.  Although being online or using a … Continue reading

Happy Holidays and All Good WIshes for the New Year!

The SMC blog is on vacation, and will return next year. Thanks to all of our many SMC members who contributed to this blog, and to our readers for your interest and comments. We’ll see you next year!

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“Mama, Who’s God?”

I had been waiting for that question among many others that I cringe at the thought of being asked. The conversation a few weeks ago went something like this:

Clay: “what’s that building Mama, a castle?”
Me: “No, honey that’s a church”
Clay: “what’s a church”
Me: “a church is a place people go to learn about God”
Clay: “who’s God”
Me: holding my breath and hoping he forgot the question
Me: “Did you see that bird over there?”

For those who have known me my whole life, my reaction and avoidance may surprise you with my long history of going to church, christian schools and camps. Yet, it’s my history with all of those that led me to my reaction. I don’t want my experience and understanding of God to be my children’s understanding. Don’t get me wrong I am very grateful for all of … Continue reading