Tag Archives: infertility

The Pain Olympics

What is it with the infertility community at the moment? I’ve seen so much hate towards people who are in the process of achieving their dreams. I don’t understand – when did infertility become a competition? I’ve heard Amy and … Continue reading

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The Best Things Are Worth Waiting For…

   Baby is finally coming! Twelve weeks on Monday and we already saw them twice on scan. Baby is doing great! Due December 28th 2015! 

Posted in 2015, baby Chip, bfp, buckingham palace, lesbian, lesbians, positive, positive test, pregnancy, pregnant, Scan, Sperm donor, Superhero Donor | Tagged , , , | 19 Comments

Magpies and Ladybirds…

Do you ever look at silly signs and superstitions when trying to conceive? Me and a few friends have a funning joke about seeing ladybirds (ladybugs in the USA) meaning that you are pregnant, which spawned from a woman actually … Continue reading

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Into the Woods and the Quest for Clomid

Today I watched Disney’s Into the Woods. I’m a huuuuge musical theatre fan so was super excited about seeing it – even more so due to the presence of Meryl Streep. Plus I adore the music of Stephen Sondheim.

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If at First (and second and third and fourth) You Don’t Succeed…

I wanted to say thankyou for everyone’s lovely comments on my post yesterday. Infertility is difficult, draining and makes you feel totally worthless. I say this again and again, but when you’re a teenager you’re told that if you so … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, artificial insemination, bfn, bfp, charting, charts, Cinderella, diet, difficulty | Tagged , , , , , | 14 Comments

Big Fat Period

Well, I got my period. Should have seen that one coming ten miles off! I’m gutted about last cycle. I really thought that ovulating late was my problem, but it seems even with an early ovulation our chance is fairly … Continue reading

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Dear Bagel Factory… Part Three…

Last week I got a reply from the Bagel Factory. Turns out the original reply had landed in my spam box thanks to a programme that they use to email people, so the sender kindly resent the email. Here it … Continue reading

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