Baby, infertility, Marriage

Building a Family

The past year or so we've really struggled with the idea of adding to our family.  When we were first married we talked about having two or three children.  We so looked forward to having babies and raising them together. Then I was diagnosed with infertility. When I was finally pregnant with our son we… Continue reading Building a Family

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Baby, infertility

My Triangle Family

I haven't given an update on trying to conceive in a while so here goes... My last month of Clomid did not result in a pregnancy.  Since I had such a bad reaction to the Clomid that month we've decided to just let things play out naturally for the time being.  We know that this… Continue reading My Triangle Family

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Rogue

Today I went rogue. I dipped into my expensive digital pregnancy tests...which in and of itself is sort of ridiculous.  I'm not the person who buys a fancy pregnancy test because there is a good shot they'll be pregnant in the first month or two. I'm the woman who needs the Amazon cheapies because who… Continue reading Rogue

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Working on Baby #2

So whether I get pregnant or not this month (or ever!) remains to be seen but it appears the Clomid is working.  I finally got my positive OPK on CD19, I think it may have actually began on the evening of CD18 because I had the same very full and tender feeling in my lower… Continue reading Working on Baby #2

Baby, infertility, Life

Hello from the Dirty South

My husband was offered an exciting new job opportunity in the Raleigh-Durham, NC area last month. So in what felt like about a 3 second timespan we put our house on the market, resigned from our previous jobs, said our goodbyes and moved 1,000 miles.  So now I'm suddenly a stay-at-home-mom in a small town… Continue reading Hello from the Dirty South

infertility, Life

Life Lately

A week after my miscarriage I decided to write about the experience.  At the time I felt like I needed to put all my thoughts and feelings out there to fully process it all.  And then my dog stepped on the keyboard and erased half of it. So it happened.  It's over.  It makes me… Continue reading Life Lately