A Needed Vacation and A New Cycle

The last month or so has had a lot of ups and downs. We had a negative pregnancy test after our last cycle. It was difficult to take, as we had tried so hard to do everything we could with the many injections, other medications, and all of the ultrasounds and blood drawings. It just…

Decisions, Decisions

So I had a little bit of a different outcome at the fertility doctor's office today. I came in for an US (ultrasound), bloodwork, and a post coital test. I could only do the post coital test if my follicle (developing egg) was large enough - and it was, thankfully. They performed the test and…

Remaining Hopeful through Infertility

Another negative pregnancy test. I stood dazed in the produce section of the local grocery store after the call came in this afternoon - the nurse notified me that this past cycle was unsuccessful. I continued to stand there for a bit, watching with blurry vision as people pushed their shopping carts around the aisles.…