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Week 12 - second trimester here we come! !!

I’ve been promised by all the apps/websites etc that this week I should find some energy and be less lethargic.  I hope so,  really need some motivation.   234 more words


A New Beginning-Acupuncture

I made it to my first acupuncture treatment today. I have been very hesitant due to cost and having to allocate more time to the never ending appointments. 264 more words

Countdown to Retrieval!

The doctor bumped up my retrieval from Thursday or Friday to Wednesday! I had planned out my next two weeks of work to coincide exactly with what days and times I would have appointments. 170 more words

IVF recap - FET attempt #1

like the post on my first retrieval, i’m writing most of this in present tense and will publish later.  the prep for the frozen embryo transfer is just as time consuming and more lengthy than the prep for retrieval.   2,888 more words


This morning I was back at my normal office for my blood work and ultrasound. My poor arms are already bruised. I had my favorite U/S technician and she measured 11 follicles – 14.6, 14.5, 14.5, 13.8, 13.7, 12.6, 12.2, 11.6, 11.3, 10.3, and 10.0. 157 more words



bag of hormones.

i’ve had mostly good days but horrible nights.  i have MAJOR insomnia. last night was the worst. i was up tossing and turning until 4 a.m. 398 more words

8 days post IUI

I’ve been googling 6 days post IUI and 7 days post IUI and 8 days post IUI like an obsessed person so I figured that maybe I should add a post to the mix to help others out there like me when their time comes.