Just a few months ago I was whining about how often I had to go to the reproductive endocrinologist’s office to get my follicles checked. It was a lot: the first round of hard-core injectables, I went for follicle monitoring every 2-3 days for almost three straight weeks. I’ve seen my fair share of ultrasound … More The Upsides of a Weird Pregnancy
Round two of hard-core fertility drugs did the trick for Team Ralph! We’re expecting in November 2017 and so far, things are looking good. Here’s how it happened (outside of the obvious): Cycle day one started after our camping trip in February. After a baseline ultrasound, I took letrozole on cycle days three-seven, just as … More Sexquestered on Beach Weekend
It’s strange how quickly we adapt to our norms. I mean this generally and the norms of living with infertility. Before we tried to have children, it was normal for me to see my OB/GYN once a year, maybe twice if I wasn’t feeling well or needed a birth control prescription updated. I like her … More New Norms
My head is still spinning a little bit from the morning’s fertility consult with our reproductive endocrinologist. There’s still a lot we need to wait and find out, but I walked out of that office a happy lady. Michael on the other hand: not so much. It was our first time visiting this doctor and … More Missing Cysts!