• IVF Lingo

    June 23, 2014

    2ww or TWW: Two Week Wait AF: Aunt Flo (aka your period) AFM: As For Me BFN: Big Fat Negative BFP: Big Fat Positive BMS: Baby Making Sex DE: Donor Egg DP: Dear Partner DH: Dear Husband DW: Dear Wife DS: Dear Son DD: Dear Daughter DR: Down Regulate DPT: Days Past Transfer EC: Egg Collection ET: Embryo Transfer FET: Frozen Embryo Transfer IF: Infertility MC: Miscarriage MS: Morning Sickness HPT: Home Pregnancy Test…

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  • Mary's Donor Egg Journey: Part 1

    August 20, 2013

    Sat in a gloomy office in London, its grey outside and drizzling, the weather is matching my very melancholy mood today.  So it’s probably a good day to reflect back on my TTC journey of the last 3 years.  We initially went to our fantastic doctor, who referred us to the NHS sub-fertility unit in…

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  • The Two Week Wait

    July 24, 2012

    The Two Week Wait Thread It felt like we had waited so long to join the two week wait thread on the fertility forum and now we could finally do so! Introducing ourselves and telling everyone our story, I met a lot of couples on the two week wait. The first page of the forum…

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