Posted in February 2015

ivf cycle 1. today’s theme, needles.

Written August 25: I had an appointment at 9:15 with Dr. Wilcox this morning. Today was another ultrasound and more bloodwork. Sadly, we are down to four follicles because the left ovary just isn’t doing very well (my left ovary is where my cyst is). There are still two follicles over there but they are … Continue reading

ivf cycle 1. best part of my day.

ivf cycle 1. best part of my day.

Written August 23: I woke up at 5:30a SoCal time since my body clock was still on Kansas time (two hours ahead of SoCal) and couldn’t go back to sleep. So I decided to go get some coffee and while waiting I decided why not just drive to Malibu and hang out on the beach … Continue reading

ivf cycle 1. six eggs.

ivf cycle 1. six eggs.

 Written August 23: *airspace* After getting in to LAX and spending an hour on the 405 driving to my sister and brother in law’s house I was greeted by my fluffy blonde haired three year old niece who was so excited to see me. Except when she opened the door for me the first thing … Continue reading

ivf cycle 1. here we go.

Written August 22: I’m leaving for LA in a few hours. I’ve had three nights of my injections so far, last nights injections were much, much, much better. Still not the most fun ever, but we are figuring out how to make them bearable. ICE PACKS. They make all the difference before and after. Edder … Continue reading

ivf cycle 1. shots.

Written August 19: I lied, I’m posting before I’m in LA or have even left for LA. Mostly because last night was the first night of shots and it was… wow. I’m fairly certain I will now have PTSD regarding shots the rest of my life. Per typical Robinson style, the first night of shots … Continue reading