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Life Slurper

Melbourne, Australia
In fertility clinics no one can hear you scream! One woman's tale of late love, infertility after the age of 40, IVF, donor eggs and depression. Having babies was never meant to be easy. Childless or with child stay tuned: it's going to be a bumpy ride!
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“Which way to BabyCo?” by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Once a couple of infertiles sign on for a donor egg cycle they kind of expect fireworks, girls marching to the accompaniment of a big brass band. At the very least the unf ... Read on »
A funny thing happened on the way to cycle….. by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility My mouth started to hurt on Wednesday. It began to be sensitive to heat and cold. Fairly soon every shade in between would trigger the soreness within my mouth. Th ... Read on »
A message from the pink and white one…. by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read on »
Along the lines of IVF by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility A second line on the ubiquitous pee on a stick (POAS) home pregnancy test soon takes on mythical proportions in the mind of the long term IVFer. Yet there we were late ... Read on »
Baby Inertia by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read on »
Creating an IVF drive by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read on »
Forty five is the new ninety by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read on »
Hitch-hiking through a tour of infertility by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Monday morning 8 am – I began taking the prerequisite Progynova (estradiol valerate, a prodrug of the natural human oestradiol).  The donor recipient cycle plan prescribed ... Read on »
Infertility Completely Leaves you Whacked! by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read on »
Infertility Completely Leaves you Whacked! by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility For reasons unknown to this Lifeslurper, I have never acknowledged ICLW. So here I go about changing this rather tardy state of affairs. IcomLeavWe (frequently shorten ... Read on »
IVF cycle – GAME ON! by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility We were bundled out into the street after a brief rest directly after embryo transfer. Moments before we had been led into a tiny room with just enough room for a recl ... Read on »
Life Happens. Babies Don’t by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read on »
Little frustrations by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read on »
Little frustrations by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility When is the time to admit that you might be slowly going out of your brain? When is the quiet desperation in which we live something that needs greater attention and c ... Read on »
Making home for baby by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read on »
Making home for baby by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility So that is how it feels!  Now I finally get it. Twenty plus years of gritting teeth as every sister, sister in laws, niece, neighbour, friend, associate, new wives of ... Read on »
Miracle New Year babies by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read on »
Miracle New Year babies by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility So Wobbles and I are not given much hope of achieving parenthood? Well we decided to take matters into our own hands and go towards adoption. World here for the fi ... Read on »
Now…..where were we? by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility So there we were in the midst of the longest IVF lay-off known to this pair of infertiles. In an instant it all changed. The world turned upside down. One telephon ... Read on »
Stephen’s Sexy Spermatozoa by Life Slurper Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility The Colbert Report Formula 401: Beauty From My Beast www.colbertnation.com Colbert Report F ... Read on »