It’s Not Goodbye, It’s See You Later.

One thing about time is it certainly waits on no one.  Through all my attempts to hope, wish and pray time would slow down as much as possible, in order for the dreaded day to not come as fast, the day has come and gone. Oh how I wish there was some sort of magic […]

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The Upcoming Dreaded Day| Deployments Suck|

So, I’m sitting here attempting to get some work done for grad school and I’m all of a sudden being overcome with an array of emotion. I’ll be honest, I’ve been avoiding allowing myself from fully accepting the fact that this dreaded day is quickly approaching, even though we’ve been cognizant of this happening, and […]

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Hello 30, Goodbye Timelines

If the title didn’t give it away, yep I turned 30 a few days ago! The past five years on my birthday I typically would harp over my goals I did not accomplish and the desire of my heart in which was not given. What’s the purpose of closing your eyes and intently making those […]

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2nd Embryo Transfer

So, this post is going to be a bit short, as I desire to stray away from being repetitive; however, with repeating fertility treatments, my protocols have been quite the same so it’s hard not to be repetitive with these posts. I digress, anyway, we started up the process of our second transfer fairly quickly […]

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First Frozen Embryo Transfer

Our egg retrieval was 9/3/2016 and due to our RE having a higher success for frozen transfer as oppose to fresh transfers, we opted to do a frozen transfer (freeze all of our embryos and let the body recuperate from all the medications to transfer an embryo).  Our first frozen transfer was 10/14/2016 and I […]

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IVF Medications & Putting all of our eggs in one basket!

Gonal F, Cetrotide, Lupron, OH MY! There’s nothing really fun about poking yourself several times a day with needles, BUT I fortunately only had to do two day injections and then one additional injection the day of our egg retrieval. Due to the fact I’ve already done injections (trigger/hcg) for previous non-invasive fertility treatments, I […]

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Decisions & IVF

Before diving right into what led us to deciding whether or not to go the IVF (invitro fertilization) route, I must preface this post to let y’all know I will be writing a great deal of posts regarding IVF in order to catch everyone up. Without further ado, sit back relax, go ahead and grab […]

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