– Daniela Koenig Finding yourself single in your late 30s is not easy but what if you know you want to have a child and know that your biological clock is ticking.
Rosanna Hertz, author of “Single by Chance, Mothers by Choice: How Women are Choosing Parenthood Without Marriage and Creating the New American Family,” estimates that approximately 2.7 million American women are single mothers by choice.
After I did that for months on end, with no success, I decided I needed to take an honest look at why I wasn’t conceiving.
I realized I was too busy, overworked, and too stressed to be able to conceive.
Trying to conceive month after month, for years, was challenging.
At times it was difficult to find the courage and strength inside of myself to continue trying.