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  #1  
October 29th, 2012, 02:38 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Derbyshire, UK
Posts: 4,982
I thought seen as we've had a few new members recently, it might be fun to play a GTKY game

Just copy and paste and fill in as many as the answers as you like

Name:
Location:
Time spent TTC:
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ):
Furbabies:
Do you have a DH / DF / SO:
Where did you meet:

Favourite ice cream flavour:
Favourite pizza topping:
Last thing you drank:
Least favourite food:
Favourite colour:
Favourite type of footwear:
Favourite season/ time of the year:
Favourite holiday:
Last film you watched:
Favourite song:
Hobbies:
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October 29th, 2012, 03:56 PM
kbpeanut's Avatar Scooter!
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: san diego, ca
Posts: 12,174
Name: Karin
Location: San Diego, CA
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way): polar bear pj's
Furbabies: Max (16.5 years) and Peanut (15.5 years) - both min pin doggies.
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH, Patrick
Where did you meet: Work

Favourite ice cream flavour: Peanut Butter n Chocolate
Favourite pizza topping: Either a ton of veggies or sausage/green peppers
Last thing you drank: Orange flavored San Pellegrino
Least favourite food: Green olives
Favourite colour: Yellow
Favourite type of footwear: Nothing! If I have to, though, flip flops (Sanuk)
Favourite season/ time of the year: Fall or Spring
Favourite holiday: Thanksgiving!
Last film you watched: Into the Wild (great!)
Favourite song: Yellow Brick Road, by Elton John
Hobbies: Reading, organizing things, taking pictures of wildlife
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  #3  
October 29th, 2012, 04:11 PM
mrsEuphoria1's Avatar Veteran
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 179
Name: Christine
Location: Minnesota
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way): Jeans & T shirt
Furbabies: Apollo & Artemis both 2 now. Welsh corgis
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH Jeff
Where did you meet: 10 years ago via the intrawebs through a mutual friend.

Favourite ice cream flavour: Chocolate chip
Favourite pizza topping: Thai!
Last thing you drank: water
Least favourite food: Bananas
Favourite colour: green
Favourite type of footwear: boots
Favourite season/ time of the year: spring
Favourite holiday: Xmas or halloween
Last film you watched: The walking dead (can't remember movie)
Favourite song: In keeping secrets of silent earth - coca
Hobbies: school, reading, videogames, or watching anime
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  #4  
October 29th, 2012, 04:41 PM
Nicholle ttc's Avatar TTC our first!
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Ohio
Posts: 5,059
Name: Nicholle
Location: Ohio
Time spent TTC: 15 months
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ): Right now, yoga pants, sports bra and a workout shirt
Furbabies: yes, my darling pug, Lilly
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: yes, DH, Bob
Where did you meet: Penn State

Favourite ice cream flavour: Chocolate and peanut butter
Favourite pizza topping: Hmmm, I love bbq chicken pizza and hawaiian pizza
Last thing you drank: Diet A&W root beer
Least favourite food: olives
Favourite colour: blue
Favourite type of footwear: flip flops/sandals, but right now I'm digging boots--it's cold!
Favourite season/ time of the year: Summer
Favourite holiday: Thanksgiving
Last film you watched: Argo
Favourite song: Don't have one, but one I'm listening to a lot right now is Today's Supernatural by Animal Collective
Hobbies: Working out, traveling and reading
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TTCing since August 2011
Me (33)-LP on the short side, but no other abnormalities
DH (37)-slightly subfertile morphology and motility


Natural cycles-August 2011-July 2012
August 2012-October 2012 clomid and progesterone
November 2012-IUI
December 2012, cysts from IUI, on bcp

January 2013-February 2013, long protocol IVF
15 eggs retrieved, 11 mature, 7 fertilized with ICSI
All 7 made it to 5 day transfer, 2 were transferred
Only 1 frozen snowbaby
1st IVF


May 10, 2013, lap sx, Stage 1 endo

June 2013 - MA Round 2
Femara + hcg shot
IUI # 2


FET tentatively scheduled for 10/31/13

Have never seen a bfp.







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  #5  
October 29th, 2012, 05:20 PM
IndyMommyWannabe's Avatar Always Hoping & Praying
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Indiana
Posts: 1,749
Name: Keri-Ann
Location: Indiana
Time spent TTC: 2 years 7 months 4 weeks
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way) :jeans and a purple 3/4 sleeve short
Furbabies: 3 - Petey (9 year old pug) - Collins (10 year old calico cat) - Chloe (4 year old golden retriever/lab mix)
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH - Dan
Where did you meet: Nightclub - yup we were both drunk! haha

Favourite ice cream flavour: Chocolate
Favourite pizza topping: sausage, mushrooms, pepperoni
Last thing you drank: Ginger Ale Zevia (stevia-sweetened pop)
Least favourite food: can't really think of one..I know I have foods I don't like...
Favourite colour: orange
Favourite type of footwear: sandals
Favourite season/ time of the year: I love autumn!
Favourite holiday: Christmas
Last film you watched: theatre - Seven Psychopaths
Favourite song: Come What May from Moulin Rouge
Hobbies: Scrapbooking
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TTC since March 2010 (too darn long) - 4 years, 2 months and counting... / Severe MFI / Stage 1 Endometriosis

IVF=ONLY option

October 2012 = Fresh IVF #1 - retrieved 8, 6 fertilized. Transfer 2. Fail.March 2013 = Frozen #1 - Transfer 2 of 4 left. Fail.
February 2014 = Frozen #2 - Transfer remaining 2 - IMPLANTATION!
8 weeks, D&C - blighted ovum - Triploidy


July 2014 = Fresh IVF #2!


"Sometimes the bad things that happen in our lives put us directly on the path to the best things that will ever happen to us!"

Come visit my blog/journal to learn more about our journey - Our Adventure through Infertility
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  #6  
October 29th, 2012, 05:26 PM
alyssasalk's Avatar Regular
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Midland, MI
Posts: 79
Ok I know this is a dumb question but what does DH/DF/SO mean?
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  #7  
October 29th, 2012, 05:37 PM
Nicholle ttc's Avatar TTC our first!
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Ohio
Posts: 5,059
No, not dumb! DH, dear husband, DF, dear fiance and SO significant other.
__________________
TTCing since August 2011
Me (33)-LP on the short side, but no other abnormalities
DH (37)-slightly subfertile morphology and motility


Natural cycles-August 2011-July 2012
August 2012-October 2012 clomid and progesterone
November 2012-IUI
December 2012, cysts from IUI, on bcp

January 2013-February 2013, long protocol IVF
15 eggs retrieved, 11 mature, 7 fertilized with ICSI
All 7 made it to 5 day transfer, 2 were transferred
Only 1 frozen snowbaby
1st IVF


May 10, 2013, lap sx, Stage 1 endo

June 2013 - MA Round 2
Femara + hcg shot
IUI # 2


FET tentatively scheduled for 10/31/13

Have never seen a bfp.






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  #8  
October 29th, 2012, 05:46 PM
alyssasalk's Avatar Regular
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Midland, MI
Posts: 79
Thanks!
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  #9  
October 29th, 2012, 05:53 PM
alyssasalk's Avatar Regular
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Midland, MI
Posts: 79
Name: Alyssa
Location: Michigan
Time spent TTC: Just started about a month ago
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ): pj pants and a packers shirt!
Furbabies: just a few outside cats
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH Josh
Where did you meet: through a mutual friend

Favourite ice cream flavour: Cheesecake!
Favourite pizza topping: Bacon
Last thing you drank: Coke
Least favourite food: Liver
Favourite colour: Blue
Favourite type of footwear: Flip flops
Favourite season/ time of the year: Summer and fall
Favourite holiday: Christmas
Last film you watched: 40 year old virgin
Favourite song: Drunk on you- Luke Bryan
Hobbies: Don't have to many. I like going to the gym, scrapbooking, and selling my partylite!
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  #10  
October 29th, 2012, 09:18 PM
denalibear's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: 100% Native Texan!!
Posts: 9,296
Name: Stef
Location: Texas
Time spent TTC: way too long
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ): I wore my comfy Pink boyfriend pants and hoodie all day
Furbabies: 2 dogs, Denai & kenai 2 cats spooky & lucky
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH -Scott
Where did you meet: through friends.

Favourite ice cream flavour: mint chocolate chip
Favourite pizza topping: pepperoni
Last thing you drank: a glass of white wine
Least favourite food: any seafood
Favourite colour: blue
Favourite type of footwear: tennis shoes
Favourite season/ time of the year: fall
Favourite holiday: Christmas
Last film you watched:
Favourite song: anything from Muse
Hobbies: reading and taking the dogs for walks on the trails.
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  #11  
October 29th, 2012, 10:46 PM
plan4fate's Avatar I may bend, but not break
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 26,295
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Name: Ashley
Location: Wisconsin
Time spent TTC: 10 months
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ): Jeans, a long sleeve shirt and a hoodie
Furbabies: nope, I gots fish
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH
Where did you meet: Online video game

Favourite ice cream flavour: Chocolate
Favourite pizza topping: pepperoni
Last thing you drank: working on an IBC rootbeer
Least favourite food: Mexican
Favourite colour: Blue
Favourite type of footwear: Sneakers
Favourite season/ time of the year: Spring/Fall
Favourite holiday: Christmas
Last film you watched: Um... Hellboy 2
Favourite song: don't have one
Hobbies: reading, photography, crafting
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Awesome siggy made by Jaidynsmum
Matthew&Mark 08/24/2005 9w1d, Mattie Anne 04/07/2008 8w Mel|&Dee 01/19/2010 (8 weeks) and 5 chemical pregnancies
Hope 07/22/2012@4w1d, Konnor 11/24/2012@3w6d,"Emmy"1/15/2013@ 3w6d, Ronen 02/10/2013@3w5d, Joy 07/19/2013@3w6d, "Pea" 09/06/2013@ 3w3d

Me: Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, PCOS, Insulin resistant
175mcg Synthyroid, 1500mg Metformin
Him: MFI low count, low morphology, low motillity
Seeing MFI specialist/RE in 2015
Attempting vitamins for remainder of 2014
Weight loss goal #1 - 10% body weight 23.4lbs - accomplished July 13 2014
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  #12  
October 30th, 2012, 12:09 AM
mrsEuphoria1's Avatar Veteran
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 179
Ashley, what mmo?
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  #13  
October 30th, 2012, 05:25 AM
Regular
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Tiffin, Ohio
Posts: 93
Name: Melissa
Location: Ohio
Time spent TTC: Working on month 5
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ): Black pants a longsleeve T
Furbabies: Chevelle, she is 6
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH, Brandon
Where did you meet: Bob Evans, we both worked there

Favourite ice cream flavour: Mint Chocolate Chip
Favourite pizza topping: Pepporoni & Onion
Last thing you drank: Lemonade
Least favourite food: Olives
Favourite colour: Purple
Favourite type of footwear: Prefer none, but flip flops if warm & boots if cold
Favourite season/ time of the year: Fall
Favourite holiday: Thanksgiving
Last film you watched: Tombstone
Favourite song: Lee Brice - Woman Like You
Hobbies: Crafting
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  #14  
October 30th, 2012, 06:42 AM
momology's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Houston, Texas
Posts: 6,294
Name: Elle
Location: Texas
Time spent TTC: About 6 months
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ): Jeans, Boots, Light sweater
Furbabies: nope
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH John
Where did you meet: Mutual Friends Wedding

Favourite ice cream flavour: Anything Chocolate
Favourite pizza topping: Mushrooms + Pepperoni
Last thing you drank: Coffee
Least favourite food: Bell Peppers - I'm allergic
Favourite colour: Green
Favourite type of footwear: Boots!
Favourite season/ time of the year: Fall - When we can have all windows open
Favourite holiday: Christmas
Last film you watched: Kings Speech
Favourite song: You are the best thing - Ray Lamontagne
Hobbies: photography, crafting, dancing, reading, jogging
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Expecting our first baby August 25th, 2014!!!



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  #15  
October 30th, 2012, 07:29 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Derbyshire, UK
Posts: 4,982
Name: Jen
Location: Derbyshire, UK
Time spent TTC: 1year, 3 months
What are you wearing today: work clothes - tailored trousers, blouse and had high heels too
Furbabies: Meg, shes 3 and a hald and a crazy border collie
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: Rob DF
Where did you meet: University

Favourite ice cream flavour: Chocolate
Favourite pizza topping: Pepperoni
Last thing you drank: Water
Least favourite food: Onion
Favourite colour: Red or purple
Favourite type of footwear: in the summer flipflops, right now boots
Favourite season/ time of the year: Late summer/early autumn
Favourite holiday: Christmas
Last film you watched: i watched half of twilight last night on tv, seen it before though
Favourite song: Drops of Jupiter, Train
Hobbies: reading, sewing, DIY and most recently wedding planning lol!

Quote:
Originally Posted by alyssasalk View Post
Ok I know this is a dumb question but what does DH/DF/SO mean?
Oops, sorry about this...I forget with the acronyms at times - Glad nicholle helped!

Quote:
Originally Posted by mrsEuphoria1 View Post
Favourite pizza topping: Thai!
This sounds yummy! I love thai food, never had it as a pizza topping though! :drool:
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  #16  
October 30th, 2012, 11:02 AM
soul_donut's Avatar Melissa
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Florida
Posts: 3,109
Fun! Look forward to reading some replies..

Name: Mel
Location: FL
Time spent TTC: 4 months
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ): jcrew men's plaid, skinny jeans and boots
Furbabies: two kitties! <3
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH
Where did you meet: He knocked on my front door - changed my life! (friend of college roommate)

Favourite ice cream flavour: I'll just eat some cheese / carbs thanks
Favourite pizza topping: pepperoni
Last thing you drank: hazelnut wawa coffee
Least favourite food: raw onions
Favourite colour: all of them
Favourite type of footwear: sandals
Favourite season/ time of the year: FLORIDA
Favourite holiday: Xmas/Halloween tie
Last film you watched: Argo (awesome)
Favourite song: I have Billie Jean floating around in my head at this exact moment, but it's not necessarily a favorite
Hobbies: cooking, traveling, learning crafts
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  #17  
October 30th, 2012, 12:48 PM
v6pony's Avatar Veteran
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 324
Name: Brittany
Location: Kentucky
Time spent TTC: Starting month 7.
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ): Waco Fire Department/Breast Cancer Awareness t-shirt and Pj pants.
Furbabies: Zorro (cat), Bristol (American Pit Bull Terrier), Rocky (Boston Terrier/Mini Pinscher)
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH, Anthony.
Where did you meet: 10th grade Marketing Class at school.

Favourite ice cream flavour: Chocolate.
Favourite pizza topping: Just extra cheese.
Last thing you drank: Pepsi.
Least favourite food: Anything green.
Favourite colour: Yellow.
Favourite type of footwear: None, I prefer to be barefoot.
Favourite season/ time of the year: Winter.
Favourite holiday: Christmas.
Last film you watched: The Change Up.
Favourite song: I have wayyy too many. Currently though its probably Some Nights - FUN.
Hobbies: Watching sports (lots of sports) - the Kentucky Wildcats and NASCAR are the biggest, fishing, going to NASCAR races, softball, reading.
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October 30th, 2012, 01:35 PM
Member
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 12
Name: Megan
Location:Tennessee
Time spent TTC:3 months
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ):Tinkerbell long sleeve and darling BF's pajama bottoms (how I love working from home! )
Furbabies: Miss Thelma and Louise (2 rescue calico kittens)
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: SO, Jim
Where did you meet: A friend's poker night (I won!)

Favourite ice cream flavour:Cookie dough
Favourite pizza topping: Pineapple & bacon
Last thing you drank:Coffee with pumpkin spice creamer... yum!
Least favourite food: Shellfish
Favourite colourink
Favourite type of footwear:Big tall boots or pretty heels
Favourite season/ time of the year:The holidays, especially this is our first year in a place where it snows! (We just moved from FL!)
Favourite holiday: Christmas
Last film you watched: Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter (SO picked that one out!)
Favourite song:Hmmm, so many, but right now Hunter Hayes "Wanted" comes to mind, probably because he is so adorable!!
Hobbies: Watching football, riding on the back of the motorcycle, just having fun!

This is a great idea! Thanks to the original poster!
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October 30th, 2012, 02:40 PM
Member
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 33
Name: Cory
Location: California
Time spent TTC: 2 months
What are you wearing today (not in a pervy way ): yoga pants and DH's shirt
Furbabies: 2 little stinkers (poo mixes) that keep my life entertaining and interesting!
Do you have a DH / DF / SO: DH
Where did you meet: I'll just say....through a "friend"....

Favourite ice cream flavour: blue moon (anyone from the midwest???)
Favourite pizza topping: i'm not picky
Last thing you drank: pumpkin spiced coffee
Least favourite food: fish
Favourite colour: obsessed with light aqua/seafoam/tiffany/martha stewart blue/green - especially paired with a rich taupe
Favourite type of footwear: i live in perpetual summer, so flip flops (although i'd love to wear boots!)
Favourite season/ time of the year: fall for sure
Favourite holiday: christmas
Last film you watched: Into the Abyss
Favourite song: seriously too many to name - this question always stresses me out
Hobbies: photography, cooking, reading, travel, training the pups, watching college football
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  #20  
October 30th, 2012, 02:42 PM
Nicholle ttc's Avatar TTC our first!
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Ohio
Posts: 5,059
Hi Cory,

I live in the midwest now, but have never had blue moon ice cream. What is it?
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TTCing since August 2011
Me (33)-LP on the short side, but no other abnormalities
DH (37)-slightly subfertile morphology and motility


Natural cycles-August 2011-July 2012
August 2012-October 2012 clomid and progesterone
November 2012-IUI
December 2012, cysts from IUI, on bcp

January 2013-February 2013, long protocol IVF
15 eggs retrieved, 11 mature, 7 fertilized with ICSI
All 7 made it to 5 day transfer, 2 were transferred
Only 1 frozen snowbaby
1st IVF


May 10, 2013, lap sx, Stage 1 endo

June 2013 - MA Round 2
Femara + hcg shot
IUI # 2


FET tentatively scheduled for 10/31/13

Have never seen a bfp.






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