I know I am a first time mom but these are the items I loved. I hope this list helps you survive pregnancy and prepare you for what you need to care for your baby. Favorite Pregnancy Items: New Chapter Perfect Prenatal Vitamins https://www.amazon.com/dp/B003DGZRNS/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_fabc_OnDUFbWHS48NK Earth Mama Belly Butter https://www.amazon.com/dp/B004Y9D90Q/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_fabc_aiDUFb6JF038B Maternity Belt https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0113WE0QS/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_fabc_8xCUFbN10YKA4 Favorite Motherhood Items:… Continue reading A Few Of My Favorite Things
Transfer is done and with that I am PUPO (pregnant until proven otherwise)! Looking back to my last transfer of Olaf I can remember the joy of rubbing and talking to my belly. Praying everyday that my frosty embryo would stick and become a healthy pregnancy. Here we are again post transfer (of our two… Continue reading IVF with DE+OS in Zlín Complete
Ok, everyone, it’s finally 2020 and the countdown for Europe can begin! We leave January 29th for an overnight flight to London. Other places we will visit are Paris, Frankfurt, Budapest, Austria, and the Czech Republic. I am super excited to get away for 3 weeks and start this chilly vacation. I am becoming even… Continue reading 2020 Zlin IVF with DE
Ok, here we go again!!! Last attempt at becoming parents. Yes, this is it, literally putting all of the donor eggs in one basket (lol, well max 2 eggs in the basket). This cycle things will be completely different because we are going overseas to Europe for an egg donor. Since my eggs don’t want… Continue reading A trip that will change our lives
One door closes and you better believe I am searching for the one that opened!!! When we first started this whole baby making adventure I said no to both egg donor and adoption. I said that I would rather go without a baby then not have one made with both Danny and my DNA. Well here… Continue reading One door closes….
As I re-read my last post and remember the great place I was in only a month ago this baby fever is bothersome. The trigger makes it even weirder. I remember saying in my last blog post “Being kid free means vacations, naps and so on”. Well, while we were enjoying our latest vacation (July… Continue reading Baby Fever
Today July 2nd would be the day I could have been awoken during the night or called Danny home from work. Or today could’ve been the day I started walking and chugging castor oil and very ready for this baby just to get out. Today could have been the day we became parents, a mommy… Continue reading Olaf’s due date
Tonight like some nights I rub my belly when I am in the shower knowing that most likely it will never hold my child. Then when I get out I look at my naked body and say wow I get to rock this body for the rest of my life. No stretch marks, no sagging… Continue reading FI lie to myself everyday and most days I believe it
With heavy hearts we announce that Olaf didn’t attach and will not become our baby. We are upset, sad, mad, numb, confused, lost in thoughts BUT we are OK. This is a loss of not only our child but of our hope to have kids. We know that many of you were wanting a different… Continue reading lol Please read this and Yes we are OK!
Tomorrow is the day we find out if we will be that much closer to getting our baby! We are definitely nervous and hopefully we are able to sleep. I made chicken and dumplings for diner and we both have full bellies so I bet we will!! So after we find out the news we… Continue reading ‘Twas the night before beta 1….