On this Father’s Day…

Just something short for today. First, Happy Father’s Day to all fathers out there! I hope you enjoyed your day  But, I want to also wish a Happy Father’s Day to all men out there who are waiting to be fathers. This day should be for you too…

Keep choosing to be a light… a concept that I definitely need to adopt!!

Yesterday, in the midst of feeling sorry for myself, I got an email saying that I was added to the Stirrup Queen’s blogroll… yay! Comments can start pouring in now! But yes, back to the feeling sorry for myself. I read one of the blogs that were added to…

Swim, spermies, swim!!!

We had our third IUI yesterday and surprisingly, I didn’t cry this time. Usually, the nurse would have to stop multiple times during the procedure but yesterday, it took almost no time at all. My husband looked at me like I was a little child who did so well…

IUI… Paint today and pain tomorrow

My husband and I decided to finish out our cycle with our current clinic and a good thing we did because for the first time in a long time, I have two follicles that are mature!! Yesterday I had a discussion with the fertility nurse about whether I would wait…

So… this happened…

Today, I feel like the worst things tend to happen to my husband and I. This quote really shows how I’m feeling… Do you ever have a day where you think ‘will it ever be my turn?!’ Yesterday, after learning that my husband and I need to…

Day 15… I have to start thinking…

So, Day 15… 1 follicle is at about 1.3 cm and I have another small follicle. My ultrasound technician made me laugh for the first time by telling me that my right ovary is lazy and sleeping lol. It’s always my left that responds. The fertility nurse said…

Cycle day 3… More drugs and drama!

Let’s start with yesterday. I had the good ol’ religion argument with my mother. She thinks that I haven’t been praying earnestly enough and I haven’t been going to church every week (my cycle monitoring and IUI procedure all happened to fall on…

Day 1… of many cycles…

So, I got to make the dreaded “Hi, it’s day 1” call to my doctor’s office today. Every month, I just wish that I never have to make that call… To me, it’s the call of utter failure, the call that slowly turns me into a bitter…

All we can do is hope and pray…

Trying since… Monitoring cycles IUI cycles Medications August 2012 Will get the numbers from my Dr. shortly 2 Clomid Femara Menopur Prometrium Glumetza (Metformin) HCG injection I feel that sometimes it’s just easier to write what I’m feeling. I have trouble expressing myself verbally. Sometimes…