Our 6 Week Scan – TWINS

**I am currently pregnant with ONE baby. After the 5 week scare, we felt relieved that our babies were still in there. I can’t bring myself to calm down about it, though. I know that a miscarriage can happen at any time. I don’t think I’ll ever feel at ease with this pregnancy. The bleedingContinue reading “Our 6 Week Scan – TWINS”

Transfer Day – 3rd Time's A Charm? Hoping For Our Rainbow Baby.

3rd time’s a charm, right? We are hoping for our RAINBOW baby! For those of you who are not familiar with the term, a rainbow baby is a baby that is born after a miscarriage. The rainbow signifies hope around the world for those who have suffered a loss. We went in excited, nervous, andContinue reading “Transfer Day – 3rd Time's A Charm? Hoping For Our Rainbow Baby.”

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”

My HIDEOUS IVF Egg Collection Recovery

Warning: My recovery was NOT pretty. After the egg collection, I was woozy for a bit and I was ready to get home. I got dressed and the nurse wheeled me down to the car. I was told to drink TONS of Gatorade and to eat a lot of protein and salt. They said IContinue reading “My HIDEOUS IVF Egg Collection Recovery”

Egg Collection Time!

I was SO READY to get these eggs out of me! I felt so full and uncomfortable, and it was getting hard to eat and even hard to breath normally. We got to the doctor’s office, signed in and had a seat. I could barely stand sitting, and it seemed like the longest wait ever.Continue reading “Egg Collection Time!”