Second beta was 1166, doubling time of 38 hours! First ultrasound is scheduled for January 16th, at 7w2d. Here we go!
I haven't spent a Christmas with my family in Colorado for 6 years, since La and I got serious and I started travelling with her to Indiana for the holiday. We went to Indy for every Christmas because we lived in the same state as my family and spent time with them regularly (and we... Continue Reading →
We are in Denver for Christmas, so I don't have time to write all of the things I am thinking about L being pregnant, but I wanted to update you all that we here at the Lyonch house are calling it: Gayby #2, who we are calling Tiny, is due September 2, 2017.
We still haven't hit 24 hours puke free, thanks to Ansel's penchant for barfing in the middle of the night, but the volume of vomit is way down, and the number of pukes per 24 hour cycle is down to just one. He's also regained a lot of energy and is interested in eating and... Continue Reading →
Not inhabiting the potentially pregnant body means both less obsessing about symptom-non-symptoms and also a greater feeling of general disconnection and anxiety about the whole process. Like, mostly I am not constantly thinking about maybe being pregnant but then when I do, I feel so crazy because I have absolutely no information at all, not even... Continue Reading →
**UPDATE: IUI is now scheduled for 10am on Saturday, if you need specificity to direct your woo** Change of plans. Of course. If there’s anything reliable about the TTC game, it’s that it probably won’t work out the way you plan it. This morning, L went for her day 5 check – her first ultrasound... Continue Reading →
Today is L’s day 4 of stims. According to bloodwork yesterday, things are going well. They dropped her dosage of menop.ur from 150IU to 75IU and I think her E2 was in the 600 range? When it’s not your blood they’re taking and your electronic chart, it’s easier not to obsess about the numbers. Or,... Continue Reading →