Faith · infertility · IVF

What Does This Mean?

Those four words are both common and scary to many LCMS Lutherans (especially those who attended St. John's Lutheran in Racine during their 8th grade year).  They commonly occur in Luther's Small Catechism before good 'ol would Marty would describe in great detail the Ten Commandments, Creeds, Lord's Prayer, (etc.).   Those who attended St. John's… Continue reading What Does This Mean?

Faith · infertility · IVF


(All together now... to the tune of "Tradition" from Fiddler on the Roof...) TransiTIONs, TransItions!  TRANSITIONS!  TransiTIONs, TransItions.  TRANSITIONS! The word of the week.  Mentally, Emotionally, and Physically. I'm 11w5d as I type this blog post, and I can say with certainty that this week has been a transitional week for me in many different… Continue reading Transitions

Faith · First Trimester · IVF

Dancing Queen (or King?)

Tuesday's appointment in Racine was a success.  It was on time, with a very nice Ultrasound Tech,  relatively painless, and Joe got to be there to boot.  What was even more exciting was that unlike last week Thursday when my mom and I saw the little one twitch on the screen, this time the little… Continue reading Dancing Queen (or King?)

Christmas Cards · Faith · infertility · IVF

Merry Christmas from the Seagers

Seeing as we are short on cash this year, and the internet is FREE, I decided it was best to send our annual Christmas card Blog-Styled.    So here goes. Dearest Friends and Family, Merry Christmas! Once again we are at the close of another calendar year, and the beginning of a new church year. … Continue reading Merry Christmas from the Seagers

Faith · infertility · IVF


I feel like I'm still on a roller coaster, however my roller coaster is shifting.  It started out more "Expedition Everest" (complete with dark tunnels, quick drops, some stopping to go suddenly backwards, and a big scary Disney-styled Yeti) and has now shifted to "The Seven Dwarves Mine Train" (one you ride with small children… Continue reading Ultra-Wednesday