Based off of our Reproductive Endocrinologist (RE) recommendation, I took a few weeks "off" to allow my body to detox from all of the medications and heal from the retrieval surgery. By the end of this waiting period, we were getting pretty antsy - it was time to get this show on the road already!
When I received my initial box of medication from the pharmacy, I thought to myself that there's no way I'll be able to go through with this ...
I was hoping it wouldn't come to this, but I am once again reminded that life is what happens when you're busy making plans. And so our fertility journey continues. In February 2017 I was treated for Stage III Endometriosis (which you can read about here: Life Happens) followed by five rounds of Femara +… Continue reading When Life Gives You Eggs, Make Embryos!
Grandparents are the foundation of our foundation, yet we don't often have the opportunity to get to know them. They watch us grow, sometimes from a distance and they give us little nuggets of wisdom from time to time, but as a child or even an adolescent, we don't take full advantage of this experience.… Continue reading Saying Goodbye
A stroll through the Seattle Japanese Garden.
I have finally ticked off one of my American travel goals! During the week of the 4th of July, we packed up our bags and are headed to the Northwest! Goodbye Austin, hello Seattle!
What a great way to start my morning! I walked out, tea in hand, to check out my garden's progress only to be surprised by these delightful beauties!