Embryo transfer no.4

I need to update from my last post as I’m behind agaaaaaain… So we had a call from the embryologist the day after egg collection who said they attempted fertilisation with all 14 eggs, and 13 have been successfully fertilised which was great news. They then called me again on Thursday and said 10 wereContinue reading “Embryo transfer no.4”

Surviving the 2ww

This part never gets any easier! It honestly feels like torture, that is the best way I can decribe it. You go through every single emotion through this time. I could go from feeling really positive, excited and happy to negative, anxious, upset and angry in a few hours. Feeling vulnerable, because your happiness dependsContinue reading “Surviving the 2ww”

Back to the 2ww

This time around I was feeling much more relaxed! I had the mindset of, what will be will be and there is nothing I can say or do that can change what the outcome will be. We just need to wait and see, and I didn’t want to feel anxious and stressed throughout the wholeContinue reading “Back to the 2ww”

Official test day!

So I’m not going to beat around the bush, I did an early test around 9 days after transfer. I couldn’t take the torture of waiting anymore, and I’d read online that after 9 days there would be enough HCG in your system for a home pregnancy test to pick up. What ultimately made meContinue reading “Official test day!”

The 2 week wait…

It wasn’t actually 2 weeks, it was 11 days. But oh my god, this was by far THE hardest part of the whole process! Throughout the whole 11 days, every spare second I had, I would be researching. Signs and symptoms of pregnancy, what to expect after embryo transfer, what is the success rate ofContinue reading “The 2 week wait…”