• The girls first day at nursery school! Part 2

    September 9, 2015

    Following on from this morning’s post I thought I would write an update about how the girls found their first day at nursery school.  I think we’re lucky that they have morning sessions as they’re up early enough and it means that when they start full time school, they’ll be used to getting up in the…

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  • I thought IVF was a rollercoaster of emotions, but it’s nothingcompared to being a parent!

    March 11, 2015

    IVF for my husband and I was emotional. As it is I imagine for most people going through it. The scans, injections, drugs and numerous appointments were all pretty emotional. Each part of the whole process was emotional for a different reason. Take the injections for example – were we doing it right? Should we…

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  • Nicola’s IVF Journey. Part 1.

    February 21, 2013

    Please welcome Nicola to our blog. Nicola has very kindly agreed to share her IVF Journey with us. This is her first post where Nicola shares her IVF journey so far. Please feel free to share your comments. So, like many others out there I’m on the dreaded (but exciting) journey of IVF. I must…

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  • Embryo Transfer

    July 18, 2012

    The Joy of Pessaries As many of you know, after egg collection, you face the joy of pessaries and the ever embarrassing back door or front door debate! To be honest, the thought of either ‘door’ sends a shudder down my spine, but without giving it too much thought, I settled for the front door!…

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  • Some of what we’ve learnt during our IVF journey

    June 20, 2012

    ***Before I start, I would just like to say that we had ICSI, so of some what you read is specific to ICSI*** * BMS – Baby making sex! I have heard many, many stories of women who have started IVF with the belief that it is the only way they will get pregnant only…

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