So we waited what seemed an appropriate amount of time, and then started the whole embryo transfer process to try to have a second child. The gist of it is that it failed. It thawed well, and implanted well, but blood test results came back negative. Having gone through the first round I had high … Continue reading Only Child.
March 11 2020 - My period came, and I was literally dancing and singing because we could finally start IVF treatments. I would've liked the TCM to have worked though, but it didn't pan out so never mind. The iNjections March 13 2020 - We headed down to the clinic bright and early - IVF … Continue reading My IVF Journey
So I've done a bunch of homeless challenges, and here's how I made a lot of money and eventually built a home and all that . Sims' Needs Food It's pretty easy to get free food actually, and in a lot of cases you don't even have to buy a cooking grill or stove to … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide for Homeless Challenges
Our IVF Journey Medical History The gist of it is that I've had fibroids since 2015. At that time they were really tiny, so the gynaecologists said I didn't have to do anything about them. These fibroids explained a lot - my heavy periods, painful cramps - but I endured the pain. It was only … Continue reading IVF Journey: It's a Go.
Feel free to skip if you're not religious, but I'd like to share this with some people who might find it glorifying or encouraging. I am a Bible-Presbyterian Christian. What this essentially means is I'm super super super conservative and fundamental in my beliefs. Hence, some of the things that I/we do as a church … Continue reading God's Hand in My Life.
To start 2020, I've decided to restrict my shopping habits, in order to save money, mainly, and also because we've been accumulating way too much stuff. After our trip to Japan last year, we spent quite a bit on it, and with the IVF treatments slated to start this year, I knew I had to … Continue reading No Shopping Challenge.
I'm a little maniacal about packing light, so every time I'm told I'm going on a trip, my brain automatically thinks of what to pack, whether I can fit it all in my Rebecca Minkoff backpack and how light I can go. This is what I'm bringing for about 11 days to Japan, excluding what … Continue reading Test packing for Japan
As you can tell by the title, I failed in knitting a sweater. Knitting the back part was challenging but it was going pretty well, until I reached the part where I was supposed to add in new yarn. I did that and then belatedly realised that I was also supposed to decrease the row … Continue reading Well, I failed. #KnittingChallenge
Timeline for ivf (personal experience) 5th August I went down to the polyclinic to get a referral letter, an essential step if you're going the subsidised route. They gave me a queue number and told me the waiting time was about three hours. Not wanting to give up the slot, I took the queue number … Continue reading My IVF Journey so far.
So I've put my fingers through hell and I'm currently marathoning Arrow while knitting, cos they're uh both pointy objects? Honestly I'm watching it cos I think Felicity is super cute around Oliver, and her inappropriate remarks crack me up. I'm currently on Season Two for the second time (I first watched it a couple … Continue reading Updates on Knitting Challenge