So we're about 5 weeks on from the period that made it clear that our first round of IVF has failed. I didn't even get to do a pregnancy test while not bleeding... Today, we saw the doctor - he went through the whole IVF procedure with us, explaining this was normal and that was … Continue reading IVF Time to Reflect
So Mr S, wonderful as he is, is currently sorely trying my patience. We have a lot to do. I mean loads. And I'm sorely pressed to get him to do the dishes, let alone sort any stuff out. When he's got a deadline imminent this isn't so bad, however his paper is in and … Continue reading Patience and Procrastination
Today is the 21st day of my cycle. And the first day using the nasal spray which is meant to cause Down Regulation. That is the mini menopause. Woohoo lucky me. In a couple weeks there's a scan and if everything is as it should be I'll start injecting as well as sniffing. This drugs … Continue reading Day 21 or Day 1 depending
I love a bath.But a bath should be long and luxurious and involve a book of some description and bubbles. Not a quick dip just to get clean every morning. Our shower has sadly died a death so for the time being a bath it is. To be fair it died before Christmas on the … Continue reading I miss my shower
Today we got the gift of hope. Hope for a future with children. Today we were told that we can go ahead with the IVF. I'm really quite excited about the whole thing even though I'm also trying desperately not to be. There is after all quite a large chance it won't work - the statistics say so. But still...