• Our IVF (ICSI) Journey From Start to Finish

    October 2, 2018

    When I first started blogging it was a way for me to share our IVF journey. You see when you embark upon IVF, the only people you can really talk to about it is your partner, that’s if you have one, or others who are going through IVF. These are the people who truly understand…

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  • Surgical Sperm Retrieval – PESA

    June 17, 2012

    So, my husbands Surgical Sperm Retrieval (SSR) had been booked. Our consultant called and confirmed that they would go ahead with the sperm retrieval on Saturday the 4th June 2011. We were both feeling nervous and neither of us knew what to expect. Would it hurt? Would they find any sperm? If they did find…

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  • Our First Consultation

    June 17, 2012

    On Wednesday the 25th May 2011, we had our first consultation at the fertility clinic. It went really well. The consultant put us as at ease straight away. She was easy to talk to and very helpful in answering all of our questions.  Because my husband had a vasectomy over ten years ago, this meant…

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  • The Fertility Clinic Open Evening

    June 17, 2012

    Image courtesy of Stuart Miles/Freedigitalphotos.net Our story began back in April 2011 My husband and I longed to have a baby together. However, it wasn’t a simple case of ditch the pill and get jiggy in the bedroom! You see, my husband was married before he met me and he has three children by his…

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