Our Infertility Story: Surgery or IVF

Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway. ~John Wayne Our Infertility Story: The Beginning Our Infertility Story: The Specialist  Our Infertility Story: My HSG Our Infertility Story: The Eye of the Storm Our Infertility Story: Checking His Swimmers Our Infertility Story: IUI Round One Our Infertility Story: IUI Round Two After my second failed IUI, my doctor relayed to his nurse that … Continue reading Our Infertility Story: Surgery or IVF

Our Infertility Story: IUI Round Two

“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, ‘I will try again tomorrow.’” ~Mary Anne Radmacher Our Infertility Story: The Beginning Our Infertility Story: The Specialist  Our Infertility Story: My HSG Our Infertility Story: The Eye of the Storm Our Infertility Story: Checking His Swimmers Our Infertility Story: IUI Round One After our first round of … Continue reading Our Infertility Story: IUI Round Two

Our Infertility Story: IUI Round One

“The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure, but from hope to hope.” ~Samuel Johnson Our Infertility Story: The Beginning Our Infertility Story: The Specialist  Our Infertility Story: My HSG Our Infertility Story: The Eye of the Storm Our Infertility Story: Checking His Swimmers It’s amazing how quickly we let things that we truly care about fall apart. November went … Continue reading Our Infertility Story: IUI Round One

Our Infertility Story: Checking His Swimmers

“It is no use saying, ‘We are doing our best.’ You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.” ~Winston Churchill Our Infertility Story: The Beginning Our Infertility Story: The Specialist  Our Infertility Story: My HSG Our Infertility Story: The Eye of the Storm I now know that getting his sperm checked was not an easy thing for my husband (or any man) to do. … Continue reading Our Infertility Story: Checking His Swimmers

Our Infertility Story: The Eye of the Storm

“In the eye of a hurricane there is quiet, for just a moment, a yellow sky.” ~Hamilton: Lin-Manuel Miranda   Our Infertility Story: The Beginning Our Infertility Story: The Specialist  Our Infertility Story: My HSG After my super painful HSG test, my husband and I went back to trying to conceive naturally for a few months. Apparently, just having my stenotic cervix opened could have been … Continue reading Our Infertility Story: The Eye of the Storm

Our Infertility Story: My HSG

“Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” A.A. Milne    Our Infertility Story: The Beginning Our Infertility Story: The Specialist  I’m a little foggy on the details of when exactly I had my HSG, but I’m fairly certain in was in March of 2016.  I have a friend who was diagnosed with a … Continue reading Our Infertility Story: My HSG

Our Infertility Story: The Specialist

“I’m through accepting limits ’cause someone says they’re so Some things I cannot change But till I try, I’ll never know!” ~Wicked: Stephen Schwartz   After a tumultuous first year of TTC, my husband and I were referred to a fertility specialist. I was excited to be moving on with the process, especially since this was one of the few variables of this journey that … Continue reading Our Infertility Story: The Specialist