Category Archives: Miscarriage

Update

After a request for an update, I logged back into my old blog to write one more post.  I found myself rereading some of my old posts and I realized that first, two years ago tomorrow I found out I … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day

Even though my pregnancy seems to be progressing well so far, and I woke up to Happy Mother’s Day flowers from my husband, it doesn’t feel like this day has anything to do with me since I don’t have a … Continue reading

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8 weeks

Today I am 8 weeks pregnant, and my pants officially do not fit! It has been a rough week, involving a major meltdown from me. I started to feel a cold coming on last Tuesday and did everything I could … Continue reading

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6 weeks

One week closer and so far so good! There was one small hiccup early in the week when I woke up in the middle of the night with really bad cramps. I started to freak out, but when I went … Continue reading

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Electro-Acupuncture Protocol

I have been having acupuncture done since the middle of July.  I began my treatments in an attempt to do everything I could to try to carry a successful pregnancy, either naturally or artificially, as well as to calm myself … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday / Day 1 to me!!!

Today is officially day 1 of my FET cycle (and hopefully the last period I see for a very long time) as well as my 31st birthday! I love birthdays – mine and everyone else’s. Birthdays are like Christmas to … Continue reading

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Did she just call me mom?

I actually hear it all the time.  As a kindergarten teacher, my students are constantly calling me mom on accident.  They immediately get embarrassed and usually giggle while correcting themselves, “I mean Mrs. M…”  Sometimes I giggle with them, but … Continue reading

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Regroup Recap

Here is the recap of our regroup with Dr. S last week… I thought Dr. S would go over our results, give us a little bit more interpretation, and give us a plan going forward with the transfer.  Instead, he … Continue reading

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CCS results are…

great!!! 🙂 I was shocked when my nurse called to tell me our results were in! It has only been 4 days since I received my Day 6 report. I hope the lab is getting so good at this testing … Continue reading

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For the guys who love us girls.

I wanted to share this poem that was in the program from our local SHARE walk yesterday.  Too many times, I forget about how hard our pregnancy losses and fertility struggles are on my husband.  He tells me he’s sad … Continue reading

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