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Any Children/Furbabies, if so what are their names/ages? Furbabbies: Cats (2) Pattsy/Chubby 10 and Dogs (2) Freedom - Golden retrever 6 and Angel - Rottwieler 3 1/2
How Long TTC? 6 yrs
What methods are you using to get BFP? NTNP for 4 years and 2 years TTC naturally and DH on Vitamins and clomid repeat SA Jan. HSG Jan for me
Anything else you would like to tell us? We are moving to Ohio at the end of Jan!!
Me - Katherine (34) DH - David (34)
TTC #1 for 9 years
Male Factor Issues
Low Count and Motility
Start IUI May 2012
June-Sept - BFN
Oct- BFP!!! (Found out Nov. 4th)
Finally after 9 years and being told we would not concieve without IVF + ICSI, we have a miracle!
Your/DH's Names & Ages? Keri-Ann (31) and Dan (37)
Birthdays? Keri-Ann (8/29) and Dan (6/18)
Anniversary? legally married 4/18/09 - wedding and celebrating 6/26/10
Any Children/Furbabies, if so what are their names/ages? 1 black pug - Petey - age 8 / 1 golden retriever/golden lab mix - Chloe - age 2 / 1 calico cat - Collins - age 10.
How Long TTC? off BC in March of '09 so NTNP for 5 months. TTC since September '10 - so TTC for 9 months
What methods are you using to get BFP? right now, just natural...hubby had his first SA done last week only to find out he has a very low count...he is making an appt with a urologist this week.
Anything else you would like to tell us? i have no known fertility issues and am annoyingly 28 days clockwork and usually O on day 14...(textbook case, am I!) but hubby had a count of 8.5 million for his first SA...so hopefully we can figure out what's going on and what we can do to help him out!
TTC since March 2010 (too darn long) - 4 years, 2 months and counting... / Severe MFI / Stage 1 Endometriosis
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!"
Your/DH's Names & Ages? - Brandon and Jen, 41 and 39 respectively
Birthdays? - 3/8/1970 and 10/5/1971
Any Children/Furbabies, if so what are their names/ages? - 2 dogs, Cooper, a black pug and Lottie, a spotted French Bulldog. And a rotating cast of foster dog.
How Long TTC? - At least 5 years
What methods are you using to get BFP? - Our lives have experienced a lot of turmoil in the last few years, just when we began to seek help to get pregnant. So that went on the back burner in a big way. Now, we are working with a fertility clinic and sperm donation clinic. Depending on my body and possible removal of polyps from my uterus, we do our first IVF in June. And it scares me to death.
Anything else you would like to tell us? - I have always, and I stress the always, wanted to have kids. I loved babysitting growing up, completely spoil friend's kids and our nephews and the way that I treat our dogs might lead you to believe that I have an empty nest. Despite all of that, IVF and what it could bring scares me so much, which is completely irrational. The only thing that I can figure out is that if we were able to get pregnant without much thought or efffort, it would be different. Because we can't, I am left with a lot of time to think and worry and hypothesize which ends up confusing me. We both so want children but when it takes so much effort to get there, all of your fears get to come along for the ride.
Has this happened to anyone else or am I just way overthinking and worrying it all to death?
Any Children/Furbabies, if so what are their names/ages? Lots of pets - Betsy (Chesador), Cody (Mini Aussie), 4 cats (Earl, Einar, Coyote, and Marbles), 9 chickens (Sally, Lola, Henrietta, 3 girls all named Amelia since we can't tell them apart, Herp, Derp, and Chirp)
How Long TTC? Just started!
What methods are you using to get BFP? - sperm donor, probably using IUI, also BBT, and CM.
Anything else you would like to tell us? we are both so excited to get pregnant! My DH is transgendered so we are using a donor. I feel like we have lots to learn but I'm excited and ready!
Last edited by unaspenser; March 28th, 2012 at 10:53 AM.