Monthly Archives: February 2013

Celebrate

I’ve been taking a break from this trying to conceive business. Too many things going on over the last few weeks – my head would have exploded if I’d added ttc to the mix. I’ve been working on getting new … Continue reading

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A higher follicle power

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The backup plan

Right, so I said I wasn’t going to think about what to do next for a week or two. However, last night I started rereading a blog, Single Mother by Choice in the UK, that I had looked at last … Continue reading

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Holding pattern

No, not about knitting. Little to report. My period arrived yesterday, five days after the negative blood test and two days later than my smartphone app predicted. It was preceded by a couple of days of extreme abdominal discomfort in … Continue reading

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Knock yourself up knits #8 and #9

PS I was at least productive on the knitting front during the two week wait, adding two more covers to the hot-water bottle collection: At this rate, I’ll have knit an entire house-full of items by the time I have … Continue reading

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Was not expecting that

‘Tis official. A negative from the clinic. I need to go in for a consultation with Dr O, he of my original consultation back in July, to discuss options. I asked and I can also change consultants if I wish … Continue reading

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Sad face

Did a home test this morning. Dipped the stick at 6.04 and studiously ignored it until 6.07 while half-listening to the world news headlines with a hammering heart. Negative. By 6.28am I had already travelled through the stages of fear, disappointment and … Continue reading

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