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My grandma's dirty secret, or which came first: the ring or the egg?

My one surviving grandma isn’t very nice. In fact, she’s pretty judgmental, obstinate and mean. When we were little, she used to take my brother and I to the bakery to buy us treats. 532 more words


Red Wine: 1 - Infertility Idol: 0

What do you do when you’re not feeling much of an infertility idol, have had a week of messed up hospital appointments including an ever so dignified hycosy scan and are expected to attend a family event with your other half? 416 more words

Assisted Conception

We have Swimmers!

Lots and Lots of swimmers!

This is a trying to conceive post and will contain content that some readers may not feel comfortable reading. 1,236 more words

Trying To Conceive

Baby #2?

The topic of when Carlos and I are going to have another baby has been coming up a lot lately. His parents, my parents, extended family, and even members of our church have brought the subject up to us. 347 more words


An update on charting

At the beginning of the summer, I had a slight breakdown over the fact that I was 72 days into my cycle with no end in sight. 905 more words

Trying To Conceive


Trying to conceive.

I have 4 kids, 3 step sons from my second marriage who I still see fairly regularly, and my boyfriend has a 2 y/o that lives with us full time.  598 more words



Today is cycle day 13 of my 14th cycle trying to conceive our first child.  17 months ago we started this journey – 17!!

The video down below is about my experience during my HSG and an update after our mid-cycle ultrasound this morning. 58 more words

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