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Trak Fertility Review – How To Test and Start Improving Your Sperm Count at Home

Disclaimer: The good people at Trak Fertility sent me a sample product and I was remunerated for my review. Even though I was remunerated for this review, the opinions stated are 100% honest and completely my own.As you all know, I only review products...

10 Tips for Raising Successful Children – Without Over-Parenting

Want to rais successful children? Then this video is a must watch for you. Julie Lythcott-Haims presented a fascinating Ted Talk about how to raise successful kids without overparenting. It is an eye-opener and deserved the standing ovation and over 2million views. Julie says "There...

The Best Baby Monitor 2018 – The Ultimate Guide To Buying the Right Baby Monitor

You are probably asking yourself "what is the best baby monitor? I will never forget the day when we brought our premature twins home for the first time.  Olivia and I were filled with both excitement and fear. We were going into the great...

Baby born at 30 weeks? 4 reasons you don’t need to worry

  What's it like having a baby born at 30 weeks? Firstly, I will tell you our preemie story then explain what it is like. My wife and I struggled through infertility and IVF for many years. It was the hardest time of our lives....

‘We had been through so much and fought so hard and I thought my son might die’

Here is my second article that was published for the Irish Times. In part two of James Doherty’s rollercoaster encounter with infertility, two becomes the magic number for him and his wife Olivia https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/health-family/parenting/we-had-been-through-so-much-and-fought-so-hard-and-i-thought-my-son-might-die-1.3187350 Proud parents Olivia and James with Max and Mathilda Share to FacebookShare to TwitterShare...

IVF nearly broke us: My article for the Irish Times.

James Doherty and wife Olivia went through hell during three rounds of IVF treatment Family time on the balcony. Olivia with Max and James with Mathilda. Here is the article that I wrote for the Irish Times today. https://www.irishtimes.com/life-and-style/health-family/parenting/ivf-treatment-nearly-broke-us-1.3180573?mode=amp       It was November 19th, 2016, and my...

‘It was a shot at my manhood, my confidence was knocked’ – Irish father of twins speaks candidly about fertility battle

Below is my story as featured on the fron page of the Irish Independent today: http://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/health-features/it-was-a-shot-at-my-manhood-my-confidence-was-knocked-irish-father-of-twins-speaks-candidly-about-fertility-battle-35789635.html 'It was a shot at my manhood, my confidence was knocked' - Irish father of twins speaks candidly about fertility battle 3James and Olivia Doherty with their twins Max and Mathilda Caitlin...

47 Newborn baby Must Haves 2018- (Newborn Essentials)

What a six months it has been. Olivia and I have learned more in the last 6 months than we have in our combined 70 years on this planet. The first half year with twins was fun packed and there was never a dull moment....

The Struggle Of Managing Twins, A Blog & A Full-Time Job

I'm having one of those days where everything seems like a challenge. I feel like I am being dragged in so many different directions and it can feel a little overwhelming. My schedule is very demanding and my days are often 16 hours long....

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting Infertility Treatment

It is easy for me to write this post having been through IVF, premature twins and now having two healthy babies. I would not wish what we went through on my worst enemy. It nearly broke us and I'm glad that the fertility chapter...

6 ways That Journalling Has Made Me a Better Parent

Journalling is something that I have been trying to perfect for the last few years. I tried several iterations of journalling and none of them stuck. That was until I went old school and started to write with a pencil and paper. Until recently, I...

The 6 best Things About having Twins

Being a parent of twins is amazing. Yes, it is challenging and it's definitely not for the faint hearted. Recently, I wrote an article about 6 Scary Truths For All Parents Of Twins and it seemed to scare a lot of people. A lot of...