Posted in July 2013

Double fisting is over

Double fisting is over

Yesterday, I was on the way to the bathroom at work, a tampon in one hand, a pad in the other, when a fabulously gay colleague (marketing, of course), said, “Double fisting it are we?” We collapsed in a peal of laughter and I thanked him for making all my awkward tampon/colleague fears come true. … Continue reading

Good advice

Good advice

When things get rough and stay that way for a while, I always forget that it too will pass and not to freak out in the meantime.

The next day

It’s the day after the baby shower for my friend and I have the day off. The sun is warm and bright but I’m in a funk. I don’t want to stay here for long so hopefully by writing it down I can get on with my day. The baby shower was good. Good turnout, … Continue reading

Baby shower

Baby shower

Tomorrow I’m hosting one of my bestie’s baby shower. The purely unselfish friend side of me is excited. I asked every guest to decorate 2 letters of the alphabet in shades of blue, grey and white– other than that though they had free reign. Wanna do stripes, go for it! Polka dots, paper mache, glitter, … Continue reading

Test results pt 1 and gut instincts

When we left off, I shared that DH and I got tested for hormones, immuno and genetics. Hormones and immuno are in: DH is fine, aside from the low sperm count and high morphology (our primary diagnosis). My progesterone has improved (thanks progesterone cream!). My immuno showed markers for very borderline thyroid issues. RE was … Continue reading

The pregnancy scare that wasn’t

Last week I had a migraine that lasted 48 hours. I was desperate for relief. I’d tried drugs, sleep, yoga, dipping my feet in hot water (doesn’t work) and Acupuncture. I was so fed up and ready for the blood to start flowing to the vessels screaming in my brain again, that I decided to … Continue reading