Monthly Archives: November 2012

Treading water in the 2WW

Little to report. I’ve had a very mixed-up attitude to this cycle. The first time around, I tried to drink lots of water, did the lemon in hot water thing in the mornings and avoided coffee and alcohol for the two … Continue reading

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I heart Dr L

IUI #2 today and what a different experience to the first one. I was swept down to the underground caverns almost immediately after arriving and, joy, there was Dr L at the counter. Usual drill getting changed into gown, hat … Continue reading

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Birth, School, Work, Death

I was out with the girls last night for dinner and back home at midnight. In another life, I might have had a nightcap or watched a bit of late-night TV but, oh no, I am living on the edge … Continue reading

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Follicle is go!

Oh my! Day 8 scan today and I wasn’t expecting this. Last time, on Day 8 my right side had one follicle measuring eight and my left side had a dozen of the little fellas, with the largest also measuring … Continue reading

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Must try harder

Day 5 of Cycle #2 and injecting and popping pills seems almost hum-drum now. I’m not drinking enough water and the virtuous lemon in hot water morning routine has fallen by the wayside. I finished my Aran cushion though! Not … Continue reading

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All aboard the IUI train

I didn’t know when my poor battered body would kick into action again but she came up trumps on Friday, when my period arrived of its own accord, only a handful of days late. Giving my body a virtual pat … Continue reading

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You only have moments to live

I’ve been wondering why I’m so happy and content after my negative result and I think it’s because I’ve finally taken control of my life and have stopped simply waiting for things to happen. Even if this round didn’t work, … Continue reading

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