The wife and I are in the middle of the mind-numbing, anxiety-inducing, stress-in-a-barrel two-week wait. (yay for hyphens) The wife’s IUI was last Tuesday, meaning we won’t know if she’s pregnant or not for another week. For the first couple days we both laughed about how much we’re going to hate waiting, but it wasn’t […]Read more "I Don’t Know How Some Of You Do This?"
It’s always great to see things from a different perspective. Infertility in Labor and Delivery.Read more "Infertility in Labor and Delivery"
My first IUI was yesterday morning and it was a relatively normal experience. My husband went in at 8 AM to provide the goods, and I went in at 10 for the insemination. The PA who did the procedure came in to explain everything before she started and told me some pretty interesting facts. Did […]Read more "The wife’s IUI perspective"
Tomorrow morning will both be an exciting day and a weird day for us. That’s because tomorrow morning I will give my “donation” to be washed and given a pep talk before being shot directly into my wife, where hopefully a little egg or two will be waiting. It’s exciting because two weeks from tomorrow (god, […]Read more "Donation and IUI Time"
Originally posted on fox13now.com:
Ashley Gardner reacts to seeing quadruplets on her ultrasound. PLEASANT GROVE, Utah – After Ashley Gardner’s joyous shock at seeing four babies on an ultrasound was posted online earlier this year, she and her husband’s story of an 8-year struggle with infertility went viral; on Sunday, the Gardner’s welcomed Esme,…
After reading all of your blogs over the past few months I almost feel a guilty writing today’s update because it comes from a place of pure happiness. Today was my wife’s cd10 “checkup” and while I can say we both went into the doctor’s office with high hopes, I think both of us were […]Read more "Onward, To The Great Unknown"
Originally posted on Awaiting Autumn:
I should revise this title to be “how to announce your pregnancy” as I don’t think there needs to be a strong differentiation if you have friends who are struggling to conceive. Any announcement should be based on one principle alone: how close your relationship is. If do you want…