Monthly Archives: October 2012

Tiredness

I’m now nearly a week into my stimulation drugs and I’m feeling so so tired. I’m not sure if its just a combination of me injecting at 10.30pm and me not having a huge amount of sleep on a night, … Continue reading

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Baby Blues

I love everything about being with my best friends and their babies, but at the same time it bloody hurts like hell. We are constantly reminded that ‘we don’t understand’ and I know no-one is actually meaning to hurt my … Continue reading

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Stimulation Drugs

So tonight was the start it my stimulation drugs and it didn’t go too well! I should have know what to expect but my mind did not! I’d got so used to just doing the one injection that is was … Continue reading

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Finding Relaxation

I have always found it difficult to relax never mind when I’m going through such a stressful time. So finding something to take my mind of things during IVF is twice as hard. In our first cycle, doing jigsaws was … Continue reading

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Stimulation Scan

Today is stimulation scan day to see if I am suitably down regulated. That scary moment where you wait & see whether the injections that have been happening for the past 15 days have been doing anything at all. For … Continue reading

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Roller Coaster

Today has been a much better day than yesterday…what a difference a day makes huh? I took some time for myself & decided to have a break from worrying about things. Had a laugh in the pub with a very … Continue reading

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Emotion Explosion

I am now over a week into my down regulation injections and to be honest they’re affecting me so much more than the 1st cycle. Feeling very spaced out and extremely emotional! I’ve been trying to keep it in but … Continue reading

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So here we go

So I’m sat here panicking, quite considerably, about starting my second cycle of IVF. My mind is all over the place and I’m not sure what to do with myself! ???? The clinic told us to do the injections at … Continue reading

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Overly Stressed

I’m not sure why but this time seems to be more stressful than the first cycle. Every day when I take my folic acid & my contraceptive pill I get scared about what the next 2 months are going to … Continue reading

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Conceivable Options

Conceivable Options™ When The Pathway to Parenthood is Not Linear by Mindy Berkson, Founder, Lotus Blossom Consulting, LLC As children and young adults many of us were raised to grow up and become not just well established adults, but moms … Continue reading

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