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Exercise During the Two Week Wait

I had my first IUI last Sunday and was given the following written list of instructions (verbatim) to follow during the Two Week Wait:

Trying To Conceive

What do I want for Mother's Day?

I don’t know what I want for Mother’s Day, but I do know what I don’t want.

I don’t want to have people asking me when I’m having children. 110 more words


Why It's Important to Keep Talking

So, I came across this article on Scary Mommy about a couple who took some infertility announcements. I love it! They caption each of their pictures that they have two little boys through adoption, so you know it comes from a place of joking and understanding. 907 more words


Chickpea Salad

I am always keeping my eyes peeled for easy meals that support fertility and this quick salad pretty much has it all. This one is perfect for women who are struggling with ovulatory infertility including PCOS or weight related issues,  for women struggling with endometriosis, and really, for anyone trying to improve their nutritional wellness in order to support a healthy pregnancy. 154 more words


My body obviously hates me!

Today is cycle day 20, about 8 days post ovulation……

This means my body has started tricking me, as it does every fucking month, into thinking that this is THE month I might, just might, have fallen pregnant. 332 more words


Cd20 - pregnancy symptoms

So looking back at my symptoms from last time. IF I have conceived and IF I get the same symptoms as last time, I should be getting back ache, cramps and hot flushes… Especially at night. 60 more words

Trying to Get a Bun in the Oven

For the past 5 months, my husband and I have been trying to conceive. We’ve been relying on my trusty Ovia app to calculate my fertile days. 222 more words