Father’s Day isn’t just for men who are currently raising their children. It is also for Dads who are dreaming of the day they will have children.
If you thought that becoming a parent would come naturally but it hasn’t, this day is for you.
If you have had countless doctor’s appointments to try and help you and your partner become parents, this day is for you.
If you are all too familiar with fertility related medical terms, this day is for you.
If you hold your breath while awaiting pregnancy test results each month, this day is for you.
If you wipe her tears of disappointment while holding back your own, this day is for you.
If you long to hear the words “Dada”, this day is for you.
If you have a special Daddy bib tucked away in a drawer for “someday”, this day is for you.
If you are dreaming of the day you receive a handmade Father’s Day gift from your own child, this day is for you.
Men struggle with infertility right along with their partners. To learn more about fertility and men, take a look at this infographic.The Ontario Government could make a difference for so many of these men by funding IVF treatments through OHIP. Help these Unrealized Dads become Parents.
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I am writing this as a member of the Conceivable Dreams blog team, and I have been compensated for this post. My opinions are my own.