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Pairofmoms

Detroit, Michigan
This is the blog of two women on the path to parenthood. We are currently using known donor sperm and doing home inseminations. We have had one pregnancy that ended in miscarriage at 15 weeks.
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"So that's it, eh? You and the frozen pop are havin a baby?" by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting That line is taken from one of my all-time favorite movies: Look Who's Talk.ing. It came into my head this morning while searching through dozens of donor profiles at var ... Read on »
*sigh* by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Everything seems to be okay today. There is a little spotting but the bleeding has definitely gone down quite a bit. J also thinks she started to feel the baby (althoug ... Read on »
100th Post! by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Happy 100th Post day to us! Also...HAPPY SNOW DAY! Love it! An extra day off, is always welcome. The snow is deep here and it will most likely melt by tomorrow. ... Read on »
10DPO by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting No news. We picked up some Doll.ar Store HPTs last night, and it was stark white this morning. Still way early, so hope is not lost. I've had no other symptoms though ... Read on »
10DPO Chart by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Thank you, thank you, thank you for all of your kind words of encouragement. We can feel the love! Take a look at what happened this morning: I was happy w ... Read on »
11 weeks by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting We are so very close to that semi-safe zone, I can almost feel it. It was most wonderful to hear the heartbeat on Monday. The nurse was able to find it so quickly and i ... Read on »
11DPO by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Temp was 98.6 again this morning. =) Still have the sore bbs. Tired, very tired (but this is not too unusual for me)-I can go for a few hours, then a wave of ex ... Read on »
11DPO by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Temp is still high, as usual. In fact, my FF chart looks almost exactly like the cycle BEFORE I got pregnant last time. If you remember, B wouldn't let me temp after ov ... Read on »
11DPO Comparison by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Current cycle is in orange. The test this morning was not positive. I figure it's still early, so I'm not sweating it. I just need my temps to stay up a few ore days. ... Read on »
11DPO Comparison by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting My temp was still up today, which I was happy about. I told B if it was as high as yesterday or higher I would test again for her. It was, so I did. Still ... Read on »
12 Week Appointment by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting The appointment went well. There was about 25 seconds of panic when the nurse was trying to find the heartbeat, but then it was there. 159 glorious beats per minute. W ... Read on »
12 weeks by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Home from camp today, and utterly exhausted. As soon as B gets home from work, I am hopping in the shower, and either going to bed, or taking a nap. While I was away th ... Read on »
12DPO by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I feel like AF is right around the corner. Yesterday I was having some cramping and the watery CM has started. All 3 times I have had positive tests have always happene ... Read on »
12DPO by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting No positive, no blood. I wish either of those would change so we could just move on. I am sick of this limbo land. I thought for sure my temp would drop this morning, ... Read on »
12DPO Comparison by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting My temp was again 98.6 this morning! FF is saying that I may possibly have a tri-phasic chart. Sure looks that way to me. The HPT this morning was stark white, howev ... Read on »
12DPO-a bulleted post by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting Temp was still up this morning (98.5), actually up one tenth of a degree from yesterday. I woke up with a sore throat, so I hope its a growing embryo and not an il ... Read on »
13 days by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I just got home from walking up to our local fruit market/grocery store. It's right on our corner and wonderfully lovely. Lots of Michigan grown and Michigan made product ... Read on »
13 weeks by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting I looked back at my entry for 13 weeks for Sprout's pregnancy and it was funny how I mentioned that I get up to pee at 12:15 and then am fine until the alarm goes off at 4: ... Read on »
14 days by Pairofmoms Posted in: Blog Posts in Parenting left of school this year. Amazing how time can move so slowly, but yet so quickly as well. Next week is only 3 days with kids and the following week is Memorial Day, so ... Read on »