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Is this the end of the road?

I had my second scan this morning and out of 9 follicles I only had two viable potential eggs. 

This, is not good. In fact a woman who is about 45 could expect this. 577 more words

A Photo Tour of My JuJu

First thing is first…

Yesterday morning, around 10:15, these two beauties were transferred back to me:

2 strong little 8-cell embryos. The embryologist did not provide a “grading.” I asked if they were good and strong and she replied that they were. 690 more words


Gettin' Ready for T Day

Tomorrow is my Day 3 transfer of two embryos! (WHAT?!? WOOHOO! COME ON, LITTLE EMBIES! STAY STRONG & HEALTHY!) <– (because clearly they are reading my blog, and or have some superhuman way of already knowing what I am thinking and feeling). 136 more words


My Reaction to Fertility Meds

Gonal-f: Nasty tasting. I know it’s an injection, but I can taste it. Yuck.
Menopur: This stings by itself. If mixed with Gonal-f, it doesn’t sting as bad. 46 more words


Some Retrieval Results

6 eggs retrieved
4 eggs fertilized
We will do a 3 day transfer on Saturday with two of the embryos.

I am ridiculously nervous that we are doing a day 3 transfer. 54 more words


Tomorrow: IVF 5.3v2

Tomorrow is my first ultrasound scan.

I am really nervous.

After the negative in February – which I honestly thought had worked, then figuring out I had seriously under dosed the menopur, the delayed cycle, the DnC then the real cancelled cycle and now doing a down regulation cycle (which is not awesome for those with crappy ovarian reserve) I am not really looking forward to what the result may bring. 810 more words

The Pregnant Body Book, A Yankees Game & Waiting for Baby! - Weekly Update

First let me start by welcoming all of my new blog followers and thank you for following my journey. My last post was on meal planning which is a big part of my life as a housewife. 559 more words