Monthly Archives: February 2011

ivf stims

Tomorrow I start stimulation drugs that get everything ready for the transfer.  We leave two weeks from tomorrow.  I’ve read that these drugs are pretty narly and I am going to feel pretty poopy.  Not sure how I am handling … Continue reading

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The generosity of people is unreal

Rob and I are completely blown away at the generosity of our friends and family.  It is almost unbelievable to see the out pour and love we have received.  We feel truly fortunate to be surrounded by all these amazing … Continue reading

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Meet our donor, well .. Visualize our donor

We received the donor’s detail and thought we would share them with everyone —————————————- Education:  University student Height /in cm/: 164  (5′ 3″) Weigh /in kg/: 54  (118.8 lbs) Eyes: brown Hair:  brown Age: 22 Children : 0 Successful donor  … Continue reading

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My cycle has begun

I am sitting in the waiting area of my doctors office. I just got the Lupron injection that starts my cycle. The nurse asked me to wait 20 minutes to make sure there are no adverse reactions. I love this … Continue reading

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Heartbroken, but I have to stay healthy

It appears that one of the 4 girls that cycled in February (from our close group and friends at IVF Zlin) didn’t get a BFP – meaning her results were negative.  When I read the news today I just felt … Continue reading

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I picked up the single injection medicine today.  What a relief!  The meds box coming from Prague just cleared customs so it ‘should’ be here in a few days but I am super happy that I got the backup Rx … Continue reading

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I need chocolate STAT!

This has to have been one of the most stressful weeks I have had in a long, long time.  Not only did I have mid-terms, I also almost had to postpone our cycle. It appears that the medication being sent … Continue reading

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