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Forum: Infertility   08-20-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 421
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Posted By MakeItSew
omg so many BFPs! I can hardly keep track!...

omg so many BFPs! I can hardly keep track! Congrats adiejan and fingers crossed for LittleKind . Hoping for sticky babies for all of you.

Things aren't so bad here... a friend who owns a bakery...
Forum: Infertility   08-18-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 14,193
Posted By MakeItSew
chuord I'm late to the party, but congrats! ...

chuord I'm late to the party, but congrats!
adiejan I confess I'm a pee-er. I say go for it!

AFM nothing to report really. Healing post D&E is going well. I'm back to running. Bleeding/cramping...
Forum: Infertility   08-14-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 14,193
Posted By MakeItSew
Ok guys I am way over my head trying to keep up...

Ok guys I am way over my head trying to keep up with the IUI/IVF terminology... you guys and your blasty frosties... is there a glossary somewhere? :dizzy

I'm laying low and following along, D&E...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-12-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 630
Views: 18,651
Posted By MakeItSew
Keeping my fingers crossed for you, but I will...

Keeping my fingers crossed for you, but I will say that I cramped pretty regularly when I was pregnant with my daughter. My sister-in-law also had monthly bleeding! Bodies are really, really weird....
Forum: Infertility   08-11-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 14,193
Posted By MakeItSew
chuord Thanks for the well wishes. I'm glad...

chuord Thanks for the well wishes. I'm glad you're taking care of yourself, but don't let being "perfect" overcome you! But I totally understand wanting to have some sort of control over the...
Forum: Infertility   08-09-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 14,193
Posted By MakeItSew
I think this is a really good one for me. I've...

I think this is a really good one for me. I've been really frustrated by having to put my life "on hold" for 3-4 months every time I get pregnant, only for it to go "to waste." I do a LOT of physical...
Forum: Infertility   08-07-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 14,193
Posted By MakeItSew
Xerxella wow, what a journey. Fingers crossed for...

Xerxella wow, what a journey. Fingers crossed for these two! I've wondered the same thing about folks with repeated loss and easy conception. Like maybe my uterus just sucks at filtering out bad...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   08-07-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,502
Posted By MakeItSew
Ha. ORDER EVERY TEST. So far I know I'm getting...

Ha. ORDER EVERY TEST.
So far I know I'm getting antiphospholipid (blood clotting) workup and meeting with a genetic counselor to see if my husband and I are terribly matched (karotype testing?). If...
Forum: Infertility   08-07-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 421
Views: 14,193
Posted By MakeItSew
I chart on and off. After each miscarriage I...

I chart on and off. After each miscarriage I charted long enough to make sure I was ovulating, and then stopped because it makes me crazy. My cycles are longish and somewhat irregular (30 to 38 days)...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   08-07-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,502
Posted By MakeItSew
Even if you could, would you want to? I thought...

Even if you could, would you want to? I thought about it with the last one but when I saw that placenta chilling on the shower floor I was like "oh hell no." I just stood there yelling until my...
Forum: Infertility   08-07-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 421
Views: 14,193
Posted By MakeItSew
LittleKind wait, is it not normal to still have...

LittleKind wait, is it not normal to still have some breastmilk after weaning? We weaned about a year and a half ago, and while I don't leak I can still get a few drops if I try. I just sort of wrote...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   08-07-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,502
Posted By MakeItSew
We were in a similar boat for testing. Because...

We were in a similar boat for testing. Because I'm young (under 30), and have one child already, insurance wouldn't approve testing until the 3rd consecutive m/c and it's way too expensive to do out...
Forum: Infertility   08-07-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 421
Views: 14,193
Posted By MakeItSew
Hey all, I recognize many of you from threads...

Hey all, I recognize many of you from threads I've stalked over the years, and am finally ready to join.

I am excellent at getting pregnant and terrible at staying pregnant. I just had my third...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   08-07-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 630
Views: 18,651
Posted By MakeItSew
Milk8shake I am coming out of stalker hiding to...

Milk8shake I am coming out of stalker hiding to root for this baby! I used to stalk the Bitter Sushi Ladies thread, but never chimed in because my problem is staying pregnant, not getting pregnant....
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   08-07-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,502
Posted By MakeItSew
I'm so sorry for your loss, sleepymama :( I...

I'm so sorry for your loss, sleepymama :(

I had a really similar experience yesterday. Went in for an u/s, no heartbeat on transabdominal and measuring small. They did a transvaginal and no...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   08-05-2014, 02:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By MakeItSew
Looking at the chemistry of Armour, I'm not sure...

Looking at the chemistry of Armour, I'm not sure the word "natural" really matters much here. It's still a very processed compound, it just happens to be derived from a natural source (generally pig...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   08-02-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 582
Posted By MakeItSew
It's so frustrating, right? I went on a run that...

It's so frustrating, right? I went on a run that felt like about an 11 minute pace which for me is "quick but not too challenging." Checked my time after the run: 12:45 pace! I was so bummed.
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   07-31-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 582
Posted By MakeItSew
Yeah that's me! I've been doing it for about two...

Yeah that's me! I've been doing it for about two years, and should be able to keep at it until I'm 6 or 7 months along. I'll just lower the complexity of the tricks as I get bigger (and no dramatic...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   07-31-2014, 06:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 582
Posted By MakeItSew
Yes! I've noticed a direct correlation between...

Yes! I've noticed a direct correlation between exercise and morning sickness. When I run regularly I feel SO MUCH BETTER.

I'm a slow runner as well. I'm doing my first 10k in september, but I got...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   07-29-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 771
Posted By MakeItSew
Is anyone else doing the opposite, and purging?...

Is anyone else doing the opposite, and purging? DD1 has SO MANY CLOTHES we saved, some of which I'm pretty sure she never wore. I went through and ditched any that were sad/stained/torn. Arguably I...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   07-24-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 756
Posted By MakeItSew
Totally counts for something! I've still got...

Totally counts for something!

I've still got about 2 weeks to go, but today marks a year to the day from my first miscarriage. We found out during the ultrasound that bub wasn't alive anymore. One...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   07-22-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,017
Posted By MakeItSew
So I spent a while reading up on this, and while...

So I spent a while reading up on this, and while I found lots of hearsay on the internet I didn't find any links to studies with actual conclusive information. If anyone comes across one (the study...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   07-22-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,119
Posted By MakeItSew
Given my history of miscarriages, I don't think...

Given my history of miscarriages, I don't think we're gonna do a big reveal this time. I'm telling people individually as needed, and eventually the gossip will work its way around. Or I'll start to...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   07-22-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 404
Posted By MakeItSew
I chose my provider sort of "backwards" - I knew...

I chose my provider sort of "backwards" - I knew wanted to birth in a hospital so I picked the one which works closely with midwives and supports them fully. Some hospitals merely "tolerate"...
Forum: March 2015 Due Date Club   07-18-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 756
Posted By MakeItSew
Hooray for doubling numbers! Stupid...

Hooray for doubling numbers!

Stupid question: are betas the same as "hCG quant"? I've got a script for that, from when we were monitoring me down to 0 post miscarriages.
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