December 14th, 2017: Trying not to let myself get bitter

cf43c3a0966d481207a3bd6067b9e70aI don’t know if it’s the looming presence of the holidays, or it’s because everyone around me seems to be pregnant, but man oh man, am I ever feeling things right now. I feel like everything is setting me off. I actually de-activated my facebook for a few weeks just to get away from all of the negativity. I don’t know what it is, but I feel so much more sensitive to it all right now.
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Continuing our super long infertility journey post (Part 2)

MjAxMi02YTNhNGM2ZmQwYTM4MmY0Clomid memes kill me. Actually, all infertility memes kill me. They’re so spot on.

I joined a few online fertility support groups around the time I was first prescribed Clomid and I initially found it very helpful. I think I’ll write a post sometime discussing the pros and cons of online infertility groups. I do appreciate the support they offer, but I do think they can also foster a bit of a culture of anxiety and guilt. I’ll write more on my thoughts in another post. Continue reading Continuing our super long infertility journey post (Part 2)

The super long infertility journey post (Part 1)

This post is an inevitable one on an infertility blog, isn’t it? The super long and rambly post recounting every single step we’ve taken to get to where we are today on our long, exhausting infertility journey. Some will have a happy ending, some will be filled with words of hope, and some will be absolutely heart-breaking. I don’t know what this one will be. I haven’t finished writing it yet. So, here it is. I’ll try and keep it to the essentials, but I’ve been known to run on a tangent from time to time. I will say that some of my dates might be a little fuzzy as I never wrote anything down and I will go ahead and blame my PCOS here, as it has the tendency to give me serious brain fog.  Continue reading The super long infertility journey post (Part 1)