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Forum: Parenting Multiples   05-31-2012, 07:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 690
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Dr Barbara Luke (of the famous multiples book)...

Dr Barbara Luke (of the famous multiples book) now sells a range of maternity clothes for multiple mamas. Not sure if I am allowed to post a commercial link so try googling it. Not sure of prices...
Forum: August 2010   01-22-2010, 02:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 289
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Me too! I'm having twins so am not yet entirely...

Me too! I'm having twins so am not yet entirely confident in a homebirth, however if I do have to go to hospital I will want my midwives to come with me as doulas.

I think with twins I feel much...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   12-29-2009, 03:39 PM
Replies: 448
Views: 15,761
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Can I join in here? I'm 5 weeks pregnant from...

Can I join in here? I'm 5 weeks pregnant from our first IVF after 3.5 years of trying! So excited but still in a lot of shock. I don't think I ever thought it would happen to me!

A question for...
Forum: Infertility   12-29-2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Welcome New Mama and welcome back 5terre! ...

Welcome New Mama and welcome back 5terre!

Msgoodbuns, I'm so sorry to hear your news. Please take care of yourself and try to surround yourself with people who love you...
Forum: Infertility   12-23-2009, 10:50 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Msgoodbuns how are you going? I hope you're...

Msgoodbuns how are you going? I hope you're holding in there - I know exactly how you're feeling. It's so unfair that you have to wait so long. Have you called your clinic to ask if you could have...
Forum: Infertility   12-21-2009, 08:17 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Positive!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Positive!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Fertility   12-18-2009, 03:53 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,548
Posted By JoyfulLioness
I voted other as I had my Mirena in as treatment...

I voted other as I had my Mirena in as treatment for endometrial hyperplasia, and then removed at the end of 12 month treatment. I didn't have many side effects except no period, slightly lowered...
Forum: Infertility   12-18-2009, 01:57 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
I'm still cramping and had some spotting last...

I'm still cramping and had some spotting last night - pretty sure my period is coming http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif Even had a dream I got it last night. Beta is...
Forum: Infertility   12-16-2009, 10:53 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Cross posted with you Heatstone, but I'm sorry I...

Cross posted with you Heatstone, but I'm sorry I have no idea about that number. By your multiple exclamation points I assume it's positive!
Forum: Infertility   12-16-2009, 10:52 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Thanks for the well wishes FtMpapa and...

Thanks for the well wishes FtMpapa and Msgoodbuns. I really do think it was the hormones yesterday, because I feel quite calm today - or else I'm developing bi-polar disorder!

I chose to have 2...
Forum: Infertility   12-16-2009, 01:09 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Well I've been in a very negative headspace. I...

Well I've been in a very negative headspace. I spent all yesterday sobbing quite hysterically convinced that I was getting my period. Not sure if it was all the hormones just catching up with me...
Forum: Infertility   12-14-2009, 11:58 AM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Hi everyone, Well I had my transfer on...

Hi everyone,

Well I had my transfer on friday (2 lovely embies). It was probably the most stressful part of the whole affair for me. My bladder wasn't full enough so they had to use a catheter...
Forum: Infertility   12-08-2009, 09:17 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Thanks Gemasita. It actually makes me feel...

Thanks Gemasita. It actually makes me feel better that it was nothing I did "wrong" as I feel like I prepared for IVF nutritionally as much as I possibly could!
Forum: Infertility   12-08-2009, 03:44 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Msgoodbuns, that's terrible news about your job...

Msgoodbuns, that's terrible news about your job - I'm so sorry. Hope you can try and keep your stress levels down until your transfer.

Well, I had my egg retrieval on Sunday. They got 13 eggs but...
Forum: Infertility   12-04-2009, 01:53 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Hi FtMpapa and welcome...

Hi FtMpapa and welcome http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif

Sounds like you have a lot on your mind. How long have you been TTC for? Do you feel like your body needs a...
Forum: Indiana, Ohio, Michigan   12-01-2009, 01:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Can anyone recommend a GREAT reiki master in the...

Can anyone recommend a GREAT reiki master in the Ann Arbor area? I mean someone who really blew you away with their skill (I've had lots of reiki treatment where I didn't really feel anything)
...
Forum: Infertility   12-01-2009, 01:42 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
That's great news heatstone - I have everything...

That's great news heatstone - I have everything crossed for your four embies! Any news on when your transfer will be?

Me? Well I'm on day 7 of stims today and had my first ultrasound this...
Forum: Infertility   11-29-2009, 09:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 454
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Hi Kaylin, welcome! Why don't you join us...

Hi Kaylin, welcome!

Why don't you join us in the Fall IVF thread http://www.mothering.com/discussions...134318&page=19 (http://www.mothering.com/discussions/showthread.php?t=1134318&page=19)
...
Forum: Infertility   11-26-2009, 10:43 AM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Hello everyone, Just a really quick,...

Hello everyone,

Just a really quick, potentially silly question. I'm taking menopur, and my clinic told me to use a 25g 3/8 needle, however the meds came with a 25g 5/8 needle. Do you think this...
Forum: Infertility   11-24-2009, 11:47 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Starting stims tomorrow!!! Very excited! But...

Starting stims tomorrow!!! Very excited! But already a bit constipated from the lupron http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif
Forum: Infertility   11-20-2009, 05:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 772
Posted By JoyfulLioness
I second the recommendation for The Infertility...

I second the recommendation for The Infertility Cure by Randine Lewis (www.amazon.com/Infertility-Cure-Ancient-Wellness-Pregnant/dp/0316159212/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1258748509&sr=8-1...
Forum: Infertility   11-19-2009, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 523
Posted By JoyfulLioness
No idea on the cost either, but a D&C can also...

No idea on the cost either, but a D&C can also be used for diagnostic purposes - ie. to check the health of your uterine lining.
Forum: Infertility   11-18-2009, 07:43 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
Thanks Poetgirl - these are the things they...

Thanks Poetgirl - these are the things they don't tell you! I've asked my friend who's a yoga teacher to put together a gentle sequence for me...
Forum: Infertility   11-18-2009, 07:02 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
I'm so glad to hear that 5terre! PGD must add a...

I'm so glad to hear that 5terre! PGD must add a whole other level of stress (not to mention cost) to your cycle http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/greensad.gif

Does anyone...
Forum: Infertility   11-18-2009, 03:22 PM
Replies: 435
Views: 16,466
Posted By JoyfulLioness
I'm so sorry seedlings. Take care of yourself...

I'm so sorry seedlings. Take care of yourself http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/hug.gif
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