Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Two Week Wait Part 1 and 2- Mind Games- September 2012

PART 1 The day of and after transfer I was in good spirits. I was positive and excited, delighted to have made it this far. I took it easy for the first few days after transfer but didn’t confine myself … Continue reading

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Embryo Transfer- Our First Sign of Life- 10th September 2012

I was awake bright and early on ET day, bursting with nervous energy. My husband had to work until 12 and then was to drive directly to the clinic for our 1pm appointment. Brooding around the house by myself was … Continue reading

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Fertilisation Report- Hanging on the Telephone- 6th September 2012

Throughout this process I learned that the day of egg collection is classed as day 0, day 1 is the day of the fertilisation report. The day after egg collection was quite tense as I waited on the Fertilisation report. … Continue reading

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Egg Collection- Autumn Harvest- 5 September 2012

I slept surprisingly well the night before egg collection. The morning was beautiful, sunny and crisp, exactly the kind of late Summer/early Autumn weather I really love. In fact, September is my favourite month of the year. I feel it … Continue reading

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Stimulation Phase- Part 2- Welcome Excess Baggage- August 2012

My first stimulation scan to check the progress of the developing follicles took place on 29th August, a Wednesday morning. The scan was carried out by a nurse with a student nurse in attendance and followed the format of previous … Continue reading

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