I've had another break from blogging, mostly because I've had nothing new to say. I'm still not pregnant. BUT we have new hope as today we began the next step of our (in)fertility journey. 8 weeks ago we had our first appointment at the fertility clinic. I was sent for more bloods to retest my … Continue reading IUI: The Next Step
I've just returned from sunny Cyprus and I've truly had an amazing holiday, but it didn't come without a sting right in the middle of it. I was due on 4 days in and although I wanted to drink silly amounts of cocktails, I was really hoping it would be the best holiday of all … Continue reading Who gets the blues ON holiday? Me.
I had no idea that there would be so much research involved in deciding where to go on holiday this year. All I wanted after a tough year was to go and lie on a peaceful beach in St. Lucia. That would be a no. Ok then, what about sipping a few margaritas in Mexico? … Continue reading Where not to go on holiday when trying to conceive
"Don't stress" "Forget about the fact you're trying" "Do you really think daily ovulation testing is going to help? You don't want to become obsessed" Seriously? You might have heard something similar if you're also TTC. I know people are just trying to be helpful but, sorry hun, if you're not in my position then … Continue reading “Try not to get stressed about it”
In August last year my periods had their own little hiatus; I didn't have one for 4 months. It was so frustrating because that meant there was zero chance of getting pregnant as I wasn't ovulating. Luckily, in December I came on. I was so happy that I was back in the game and immediately … Continue reading Clear Blue Fertility Monitor
So I've been quiet for a while as I've been "trying not to think about it" as everyone who thinks they have good advice says. It hasn't worked. How could it? So I'm back in the bloggosphere to continue sharing my journey. And guess what? I'M STILL NOT PREGNANT! Big surprise there. I can't believe … Continue reading Back from a blogging break
A year ago, Husband and I decided to come off the pill and start a family. We were happy. We were excited. We were ready. I didn't think it would happen straight away but I was hopeful that within a year we would be pregnant. But it just wasn't meant to be. I've had regular … Continue reading One year on…