IUI #2 and the TWW

The “donation” has been made; the wife made her stop at the doctor; she has signed the waiver about multiples; the ovulation should be happening about now; which means it is time for the dreaded and wickedly long two-week-wait (TWW). I’m going to admit, I was no good the last time around. I was anxious, […]

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Back In Business

It’s been a while, too long in all honesty. The past couple weeks have not been boring, they have not been empty, nor have they been void of personal and marital learning opportunities or anxiety ridden drives to the doctor. I’m going to leave most of the personal things personal, it’s just how I’m going […]

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The wife’s IUI perspective

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 […]

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Donation and IUI Time

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, […]

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Onward, To The Great Unknown

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 […]

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