Yesterday, we received the news that our first IUI procedure was unsuccessful. And while highly common for the first attempt to not result in pregnancy, the disappointment is very, very real. I tried to keep a level head thru the last two weeks, but hopes and excitement inevitably got raised as time went on. And… Continue reading Time to Re-Group
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And now, we wait…
Friday proved to be an intersting day, to say the least. We DID in fact get that call from the Dr. on Wednesday that we were a go! So it was a trigger injection on Wednesday, "day of rest" on Thursday, and procedure on Friday. Although I was nervous to boot, the procedure went very… Continue reading And now, we wait…
Day 11 | Just. Got. Real.
Had my day 11 blood work and ultrasound this morning... I almost cried when the Technician told me the I had a follicle ready for trigger. Met with the nurse for further instructions and she said if the bloodwork comes back good this afternoon, I'll be giving myself the trigger injection this evening and to… Continue reading Day 11 | Just. Got. Real.
Day 9 | Injection Day!
This day came up faster than I wanted! 😉 At the beginning of this process, I was not a fan of needles. Ok, still not, though I'm a pro at giving blood at this point. But there's something that feels very wrong about stabbing yourself with a needle, LOL. That said, as expected, the anticipation… Continue reading Day 9 | Injection Day!
Day 3 | All Systems… GO!
Today was an exciting day! As day 3 of my cycle, I had a doctor's appointment this morning for baseline bloodwork and an ultrasound. By afternoon I received word that everything looks good to start the process! So this means that starting today (and through day 7) I'll be taking Clomid. After that will… Continue reading Day 3 | All Systems… GO!