Tag Archives: infertility

Into the Woods and the Quest for Clomid

Today I watched Disney’s Into the Woods. I’m a huuuuge musical theatre fan so was super excited about seeing it – even more so due to the presence of Meryl Streep. Plus I adore the music of Stephen Sondheim.

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If at First (and second and third and fourth) You Don’t Succeed…

I wanted to say thankyou for everyone’s lovely comments on my post yesterday. Infertility is difficult, draining and makes you feel totally worthless. I say this again and again, but when you’re a teenager you’re told that if you so … Continue reading

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Big Fat Period

Well, I got my period. Should have seen that one coming ten miles off! I’m gutted about last cycle. I really thought that ovulating late was my problem, but it seems even with an early ovulation our chance is fairly … Continue reading

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Dear Bagel Factory… Part Three…

Last week I got a reply from the Bagel Factory. Turns out the original reply had landed in my spam box thanks to a programme that they use to email people, so the sender kindly resent the email. Here it … Continue reading

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Getting Healthy For Baby… Or For Me?

Since we went over twelve cycles, I class Amy and I as “Long Term Trying To Conceive”. I was thinking back today to how we were when we first started trying for a baby, all the things that we thought … Continue reading

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Dear Bagel Factory… Part Two

Most of you will have seen my “Dear Bagel Factory…” Post from just over a week ago. If you missed it, you can catch up here. I spent a very long time writing a very detailed email to The Bagel … Continue reading

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Dear Bagel Factory…

Today I went to buy lunch at the Bagel Factory in London Waterloo Station. I was greeted by a sign offering 30% discount to pregnant women. You can imagine the reaction this provoked. Here is the email I have sent … Continue reading

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What is Infertility?

After taking a hiatus from Baby and Bump last week, I logged back in to read a private message and noticed a new post in my journal. I found these three posts (plus a couple of nicer ones from a … Continue reading

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