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Big Scary IVF - The Frozen Embryo Transfer

I’m not sure if it’s the idea that we might actually be pregnant or if it was the valium I took prior to the procedure, but I feel like the embryo transfer was one of the most wonderfully surreal experiences of my life. 316 more words


Boy or Girl?

So, the bizarre thing about doing IVF with PGS is that you know whether your embryos are male or female, and you can choose. You can choose whether to implant that special boy or girl back into your uterus (or any combination of the above), and it’s weird. 107 more words


Transfer DONE

I had 2 embryos put in. My ONLY 2. RE said they were good quality and had 6-8 cells (?) in them. Now the wait begins. 42 more words

Egg Retrieval & 3 Day Egg Transfer

I had my egg retrieval on Thursday. I wasn’t as nervous as my first two. It could be because it was so darn early in the morning and I was super sleepy or maybe I just gave in to the idea that the placement of my IV line was going to hurt regardless if I stressed or not. 345 more words

#7: Transfer Night

I feel the same. I felt a few tiny cramps while sitting in class today, but I’ve always had a hard time discerning digestive pains from lady part pains so I refuse to read too much into it. 331 more words


Why I've been MIA - riding the roller coaster of emotions

It’s been a long time since I have posted, and that’s basically because I’ve been an emotional wreck.  I’ll do my best to give an update from day 8 of meds until now… 627 more words

2 embryos on board

Very pleased to report that I now have two blastocysts carefully snuggled in my womb – one ‘top quality excellent’ (doctor’s words) and one ‘smaller one’. 138 more words