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Finding out we had ICSI not IVF.

I’ve been a bad blogger. Not been able to bring myself to write about all that happened.

After confirmed loss at the 7 week scan (miscarriage at 5/6 weeks) I have had to continue testing to see HCG go down. 310 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


gag me why don't you?!

that sick feeling resting right at the top of your throat, right on the back of your tongue, waiting for your brain and your tummy to give it the cue to  - GAG YOU –  at any given moment!!!!! 98 more words

Immunology and Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

I’m definitely no doctor, but I see a lot of them, so I thought I’d share my newest learnings.

I’ll start with the back story – I grew up being told I had exercised induced asthma, because every time I played soccer or ran I ended struggling to breath. 1,336 more words


TTC east-end garage plan approved despite neighbours' objections

Citing the dire need for more bus storage, the TTC board has decided to move ahead with a new garage at McNicoll Ave. and Kennedy Rd. 388 more words


When are you going to have another child?

When did we, as humans, become so flippen judgmental?

Over the 6 years that we tried to conceive for, we were constantly judged on why we didn’t have kids yet, people did not hesitate to ask us personal questions regarding this fact, from literally the day we got married. 373 more words

Checking in

I don’t have a lot to report, so haven’t been posting much. I’m currently 9 days past ovulation (which I actually had to think about and didn’t know right off the top of my head!), so I’m expecting my period to arrive this Sunday, meaning I can start birth control pills and call for my sonohysterogram appointment. 229 more words