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Shannon describes her experience as a single mom who later found love and formed a blended family with her husband, Dennis. From Single Mom to Blended Family Shannon talks about the challenges and responsibilities of being a single parent. She goes into how she managed to raise a child while also getting a bachelor’s degree […]

“I Wish I Knew…” Episode 04: From Single Mom to Blended Family

Toddler boy smiling towards camera over the shoulder of his mother.
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“I Wish I Knew…” Episode 03: Pregnancy Loss and Societal Pressure

Jessica opens up about what it’s like to experience multiple miscarriages, the toll it takes on your mental health, dealing with external pressure, and more. Pregnancy Loss and Societal Pressure She goes into detail about her near-death experience after her last miscarriage where she nearly bled out, and adjusting her expectations of having a nuclear […]

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“I Wish I Knew…” Episode 02: Toddlers, Tantrums, and Mental Health

Toddler parents Ximena and Arie talk about the challenges and rewards of toddlerhood, tantrums, and taking care of your mental health as a parent. Toddlers, Tantrums and Mental Health They describe what a tantrum looks and feels like, how they cope with it, and how they support each other along the way. Ximena also discusses […]

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Couple Sally and Rubí, who have been together for over 20 years, discuss their long journey to becoming parents.  Our 10-Year Fertility Journey – Finding a Sperm Donor, IUI, and finally, IVF Their path included finding the perfect sperm donor, several unsuccessful rounds of IUI (intrauterine insemination,) and finally, IVF (in-vitro fertilization.)    Below, you’ll find […]

“I Wish I Knew…” Episode 01: Our 10-Year Fertility Journey

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I Wish I Knew… A Series on Parenthood

If you’re a parent, then you know there are so many things we go through that nobody really talks about. “I Wish I Knew…” is a short documentary series covering a variety of topics related to parenthood. Over a collection of 10 interviews, parents share their personal stories and experiences around matters such as fertility, pregnancy, adoption, divorce, mental health, and more.

I Wish I Knew

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