I mean it with IVF everything is timed; and measured. After two scans going in the right direction, follicles growing? Check. A dominant follicle showing? Check, on the second scan. Endometrium, nice and thick for embryos? Getting there. I've also had to use a ovulation kit for the past week, which the husband had to … Continue reading Timing is everything!
So last Thursday I had an interview in an old peoples home, on Friday I got offered the job. The thing is I've heard nothing since and as I need a DBS check (for non-UK types that's a criminal records check to make sure I'm not about to kick any little old ladies or something) … Continue reading Busy, busy
Well here I am a week and a half into my new job in the civil service and all I can say is that I feel very much like a rabbit in the headlights. So far I have met about half the team. It seems to be spread out over three offices. Two relatively close … Continue reading New Job
As previously mentioned I am no fan of the heat and the UK seems to be having a lot in the way of heat waves this year. To the point that I feel a bit like the Wicked Witch having a bucket of water thrown over her, except I never actually get to the being … Continue reading I’m Melting… Meeeltiiing
So the Lost Astronomer started his new job with the Civil Service last week. Which is apparently amazing. (To which I say, thank goodness. Especially as we're in the process of upping sticks and moving to Hampshire. Things would be awkward if he'd hated it.) It's surprising how much happier he seems already. And he's only been … Continue reading All alone
So yesterday Mr S and myself took ourselves to London to see The Book of Mormon (a Christmas gift). The music was impressive but to be honest it really wasn't my thing. And I love musicals. But the bad language and the insulting everyone under the sun bothered me. My husband on the other hand … Continue reading A Day Out in London