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Two Hundred Days of Sexy Hair: Wella SP Luxe Oil

I cannot even begin to tell you how I had been yearning to try this stuff. I’d gone through a small can of Luxe Light Oil Spray… 274 more words


Scanning the skies

Scan day. I’m nervous yet again but luckily both my scan and my donor’s scan are early in the morning so I won’t have to agonise for long. 681 more words


First Ever IUI - Part 1 - Sperm, sperm, everywhere!

13th September – Day of first ever IUI insemination!
CD14…just for shits and giggles, thought I’d do 2 home OPK to see if I was LH surging yet before we headed to the clinic. 1,108 more words

Scrap-booking, Ovulation Predictor Kit Stylee! (Or, the obsessive need to find ovulation day)

September 11th Day 12 Ultrasound
Today is the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in New York. The day is always a sombre one on the news, and rightly so. 709 more words

Needles, needles and more needles

September 9th – Needles and More Needles
Today was the Day 10 Ultrasound and Bloods. After getting the less than joyous news that I may not have as many eggs in my basket than I had expected for a 35 year old, (see my FSH Drama), today was a little nerve-wracking for me. 966 more words

What is Anti-Mullerian Hormone?

Anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH) is a hormone secreted by the cells of the developing antral and pre-antral follicles (also called primordial follicles) in the ovaries.  These small, dormant follicles secrete this anti-mullerian hormone whereas developing follicles over 8mm do not secrete this.  50 more words

Monitoring appointment, ft. One Direction

I went all by my little self to my appointment yesterday. The trains were less than ideal, so an hour long appointment took me 6 hours door to door. 745 more words