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The Handmaid's Tale, last night and a stream of consciousness 

I watched the first episode of the Handmaid’s Tale earlier, loved the book and film when I was at college.

The first time I watched it I only empathised with the Handmaid’s (obviously). 532 more words


TWW Symptoms: The Third Attempt

I have mentioned in previous posts that this Two Week Wait felt different, because we were busy and because we tried a more hands off approach to the experience. 485 more words


Feeling positive!

The sun is shining, and I’m feeling great, it makes a change from the usual slump I get right before I come on! My stitches are out and everything is healing nicely. 501 more words


The Two Week Wait: Number 3

This two-week wait has taken place during a busy time of the school term and that has been rather a blessing. In teaching, lessons always need planning and marking always has to be done, but there have been other responsibilities too, like assembly preparation, as well as various deadlines looming, meaning the soul focus of my thoughts has not been about whether or not I’m pregnant. 189 more words


Waiting for Magic: Crowdfunding IVF

“Be strong enough to stand alone, smart enough to know when you need help, and brave enough to ask for it.”
~Ziad K. Abdelnour

It was a really difficult decision for my husband and I to ask for help in our Infertility struggle. 960 more words


Aunty Flo?

When I first came off the pill it took months for my period to even show up and when it did (TMI alert) it was brown and very light. 798 more words


Random Thoughts

It’s so crazy to think about time. It can feel so slow yet so fast.

For example, Lunabella is 21 months. The time has flown by so quick! 230 more words