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Thankful for the 5th night of Hanukkah 

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A year ago tonight, on the 5th night of Hanukkah, my life changed for the better. I have written and rewritten this article to express my gratitude for this past year, and I hope I did it justice.

I was sitting on my couch, post-candle lighting, scrolling through Facebook when I came across a post by my childhood friend Shelley. I didn’t know it then, but her article about her egg-freezing journey would change my life.

I can hardly grasp that it’s been a year since I started my fertility trek. Yes, fertility trek. Some call it a fertility journey – but journeys are smooth, more or less. Fertility treatments are like climbing Mount Everest with no shoes or water.

When I first........

© The Times of Israel (Blogs)

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