Bad luck found us…

Over the next 2 days I continued spotting, but tried not to worry too much about it and just tried to feel happy that we were pregnant! After all, I didn’t have any cramping or anything. Everything else felt just fine. 2 days after our positive pregnancy test, I was on a 12 hour shiftContinue reading “Bad luck found us…”

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…”

Embryo transfer!!!

February 22nd, we arrived at Oxford Fertility Clinic at around 9am. For embryo transfer you need to have a full bladder, which I found SO difficult. Mainly because I was still very sore from egg collection (egg collection was only 4 days prior to embryo transfer!) and having a full bladder just added to theContinue reading “Embryo transfer!!!”

Egg collection!

So, I cannot even begin to tell you just how nervous I was for egg collection! (I worry about anything and everything and nothing) For the procedure, they use sedative drugs to ensure you don’t feel any pain and don’t remember anything. I have luckily never had an operation or been sedated ever before, soContinue reading “Egg collection!”