Doctor's Visits · infertility · IVF · Results · Shots

Silent letters, slurs, uncertainty, and other things I dislike!

I was trying to decide where we were going to eat last night and I came across the word lamb which reminded me of my severe disdain for silent letters. They're pointless and just make the English language harder for people. I also don't like slurs, but that's no surprise to anyone who knows me.… Continue reading Silent letters, slurs, uncertainty, and other things I dislike!

Doctor's Visits · infertility · IVF · life · Shots

I believe in the sand beneath my toes…

This should just be called: Where were you when you learned about Crystal Meth? I had just tuned 10 (young for my grade) and was SUPER into 90s alternative, thanks to my older brother (and my impeccable musical taste).  I had a knack (or an obsessive hobby) for memorizing lyrics of songs and always enjoyed… Continue reading I believe in the sand beneath my toes…

Doctor's Visits · hormones · infertility · Results

Buying Needles Over the Counter (and other things that piss me off while on an excessive amount of hormones)

I ran out of needles last night for my Lupron. I should have known earlier, but I did the thing that Justin loves where I forget six things and remember them incrementally as I arrive home from the previous errand. It only happens when I'm on these damn drugs, so I think he does think… Continue reading Buying Needles Over the Counter (and other things that piss me off while on an excessive amount of hormones)

Doctor's Visits · hormones · IVF · Shots

Here I go again (and other lessons from the famed musical group Whitesnake)

Today, I went to see DRW and M for my baseline ultrasound.  I always feel entirely too cheery for their first appointment at 7:00 AM.  I like to schedule them as early as possible so that they don't interfere with my workday.  I open their office door with a huge "good morning" and - without… Continue reading Here I go again (and other lessons from the famed musical group Whitesnake)