May 18, 2018

I'm so clooooose to week 12 y'all!!!!  I say its goal 1, but really it's like goal 762 because there are so many small stepping stones on the way to week 12.  This last week I went in on the week 10 start for an ultrasound at the Fertility clinic- my last one!- and the...

April 27, 2018

Today marks 2 months!!!!  Woo hoo!!!  Today the lil man on the inside is the size of a 1/2 LEGO brick, or a Cherry, orrrrrr a Denise's Pygmy Sea Horse!!!!!  How flippin awesome is that!?  He's apparently moving around in there and growing all kinds of things.  It's all...

April 27, 2018

At the end of week 5 I went in for more bloodwork and an ultrasound to take a look and see if the yolk sac (or gestational sac) was in there and in place.  Now, I had NEVER heard of this.  Mostly because women go in AFTER 6 weeks to get an ultrasound and so the embryo...

April 19, 2018

Written on Saturday April 7, 2018

This last week was week 5 and it presented more of some doozy moments than before. For the most part things are not tooooo different, but the things that have changed are these:

My already buxom bosom are on their way to outta control! l...

March 31, 2018

So after the transfer, we allllll wait. And wait.  The transfer was on Wednesday the 21st and the first blood test to check levels was on Monday, the 26th.  Thats the halfway point to the official 10 day test.  

Now, sometimes in the IVF or IUI process, y...

March 18, 2018

It's been more than a minute, y'all, and I apologize. Kind of.  I had to take a bit and have an attitude adjustment because this whole journey has been A LOT and it wasn't going so well.  Naturally, because I am a mere mortal, I was starting to become a little bitter a...

January 17, 2018

Hi Everyone!  Its been a minute and quite a bit has happened so wanted to fill you in.  After the last post, I went back in during December and we decided to move forward with the next (and final) transfer round.  I began estrogen on Christmas day and whoa- this round...

December 2, 2017

Enya said it best: "Who can say where the road goes,Where the day flows, only time..." 

I've always liked Enya....she gives me a sense of Celtic Zen....:)  and listening to her makes you wanna wear velvet flowy things and light candles and makeout in lush woods. Ri...

November 23, 2017

It's been 4.5 weeks since I came off of the hormones from the failed FET (frozen embryo transfer). It is NUTS what a difference there is in my body.  It feels almost fully back to normal- emotionally and physically. 

The first week afterwards was reallllly horrible.  I...

October 23, 2017

Well.....There's no easy way to go through this except to go through it.  This journey is not for the faint of heart, this much I can promise you. I am a strong person, which is a blessing and curse sometimes, and it has put me through the wringer.  I say sometimes a c...

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