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Wombded

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Heartfelt and honest look at the struggle for motherhood, pregnancy, and moving on to enjoy parenting.
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The Bright Side by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I just found this draft from 8/25/11.  I thought I would go ahead and post it.  I miss this blog sometimes.  If anyone is still checking in from time-to-time, drop me a ... Read on »
Chemical by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility My beta was 10. I've begun bleeding. This totally sucks. I thought I was ready to move forward no matter what, but now I just keep thinking how much I'd really like to have ... Read on »
Last Chance FET by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Well, the third time really is the charm. A positive with my 3rd HPT on our 3rd FET. And, FWIW, Peanut was our 3rd fresh cycl ... Read on »
Spring Thaw by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I've made an appointment with Dr. Successful IVF in NYC to consult on my upcoming FET. My plan is to consult with him to be certain that I get the best care at my local cli ... Read on »
Aaaaand then she wasn't pregnant by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Oh girls, I know! What a shocker! No surprise ending though. I went back to my RE on the 19th and the hCG had dropped to 15. I didn't really get upset over this miscarriage ... Read on »
Still pregnant? by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I saw my RE on Monday. hCG = 41, Progesterone = 3. She put me on Pr*metrium just in case we can pull this out. I go back tomorrow for more bloodwork. Read on »
I've got to tell somebody by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I am roughly 5 days late so I peed on a stick tonight. The window says: "YES" Oh my! Read on »
Give by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Just under 13 months ago our Peanut was born at 37 weeks 3 days and weighed just 4 lbs 8 oz. Thanks to the research of the March of Dimes she is healthy and thriving. Our ... Read on »
Dear Sunflowerchilde by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility The question is: Why do I feel that pumping is harder than breastfeeding? It was all hard for me. I'd had a breast reduction surgery 10 years prior to giving birth, but ... Read on »
What have I done? by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I told my husband that I was blogging. I didn't tell him the name of the blog or anything that would lead him to find it. He still isn't going to be reading what I'm writi ... Read on »
Travel? by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility How do you travel with a baby? In the car is no big deal, but I'm starting to toy with the idea of traveling with Daddy. DH travels every week flying out on Sun and home on ... Read on »
ICLW by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Welcome ICLW posters. My ttc story is in a blurb on my sidebar and my recent posts, if you're interested, are life today with baby, random thoughts, and one where I've start ... Read on »
Getting it done by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Well, we stopped breast feeding. I'm not totally happy about it, but I do have more time to get things done. I also have more energy so I actually can get things done. It ... Read on »
Reality Check by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility We met with a financial planner yesterday. We had worked our way through a tortuous worksheet. We had to input the usual stuff: assets, liabilities, income, and expenses. He ... Read on »
A word about the day that is coming up by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility So I am undeniably a mother now and thereby eligible to participate in all of the celebratory hoopla that goes along with the second Sunday in May. I, however, am completel ... Read on »
Catching up by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I never told my birth story....or a million other stories since. Here we go. I went back and read my pre-birth posts. You may want to read my October posts to refresh, as ... Read on »
Moving and moving on by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Our little Peanut is getting around. She started rolling over, back to front, last week and mastered it within an hour. She spent an hour going back to front/front to back. ... Read on »
Big Girl and Sweet Kitty by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility First, Peanut is great. She's growing, healthy, and happy. She's just shy of 12 lbs. She can sit up unassisted for a few seconds. She lets out the most beautiful giggles and ... Read on »
Letting go by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Okay, I've been completely obsessing for the last two months about breastfeeding, but it's time to relax. It just hasn't been going well and I've only made it worse with my ... Read on »
Worry, worry, worry, worry = Mother by Wombded Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Oh, why can't she just steadily gain weight. Peanut gained the minimum amount required last week, but over the last 6 days she only gained 1.4 oz. I think the minimum for a ... Read on »