What to Expect During IVF

What to Expect During IVF…. Overwhelming much?! You can read more about our first official office visit here. It was IVF time! I so clearly remember hearing everything the nurse was saying, but then panicking…it went right in one ear and out of the other. I remember nodding my head and saying “yes, ok, uhContinue reading “What to Expect During IVF”

Searching All Night

Anyone else? I would search and search all night long trying to find other IVF stories. I wanted to know it all. Did it work? How did it feel? What is going to happen to me next? I needed more information. There wasn’t enough out there, so I started my IVF Journey Blog, titled, “IVF?WTF!”Continue reading “Searching All Night”

Progesterone in Oil (PIO)

***I AM NOT A DOCTOR. SPEAK TO YOUR DOCTOR/NURSE BEFORE TAKING YOUR PIO SHOT. THIS IS WHAT MY NURSE SHOWED ME*** FINALLY, the day had come. After the whole summer of cancelled FET’s and having to be on Lupron for an entire month, I couldn’t believe we made it to this point! We were atContinue reading “Progesterone in Oil (PIO)”

Lupron Side Effects: Week 4

* To find out why I had to have the Lupron shot and how I felt on the first day of the shot, click here. * To see how I felt on my first week on Lupron, click here. * To see how I felt on my second week on Lupron, click here. * ToContinue reading “Lupron Side Effects: Week 4”

Lupron Side Effects: Week 1

To find out why I had to have the Lupron shot and how I felt on the day I had the shot, click here. Here is how I feel on Day 2: 1.) I woke up with slight flu-like symptoms. When I say slight, I mean it really isn’t bad at all. I don’t knowContinue reading “Lupron Side Effects: Week 1”

The Lupron Shot

After having to cancel 3 FET transfers, my doctor thought it would be best to try a 1 month round of Lupron. Every time I started the vaginal Estradiol estrogen pills, plus 3 patches of estrogen every other day, I would get my raging period within 2 weeks. My uterine lining would not thicken andContinue reading “The Lupron Shot”

Cancelled FETs x 3

I am so so frustrated. Here’s what’s been happening: School was ending and it was the PERFECT time for a FET. Finally after waiting so long after my Laparoscopic Myomectomy, it was time. I would have no stresses and I could just relax for a few months before going back to work. I was putContinue reading “Cancelled FETs x 3”