A. Age when you started TTC: 35
B. Baby Dancing or Se.x: Horizontal Mambo
C. Children wanted: I wanted 4. And when I was 13 I wanted two sets of twins!
D. Dogs/Cats/Fill in Children: 2 cats, 3 chickens, 5 fish.
E. Essential Oils/Vitamins/Snake Oils: prenatal vitamins, false unicorn root, CoQ10, Evening Primrose Oil.
F. Fertility Meds I’ve taken: clomid, Gonal-F, ovidrel, Synarel, Lucrin
G. Gain: 5 kgs
H. HSG (Hystosalpingogram): All clear
I. Infertile Pet Peeves: People assuming that I'm over it now.
J. Job title: Research Fellow
K. Kid’s names you’re afraid will be taken by the time you can use them: Not telling ;p
L. Length of time TTC:
M. Miscarriages: 1 chemical
N. Number of times you’ve switched OB/GYNS, REs, FSs: 0 - but I did get a second opinion
O. Ovarian quality: terrible
P. POAS or wait for AF: For the first couple of years, POAS. Now, mostly wait.
Q. Quote from an obnoxious fertile: After she heard we'd been trying for over 3 years she said (gesturing to her 8 month pregnant belly) "This one was a complete accident - we were done!"
S. Sperm: fine (or maybe ... yes please)
T. Time you tried naturally: 15 months or so
U. Uterus quality: great
V. Vagina: lovely
W. What baby stuff do you already have?: Lots of old stuff from my Little Guy.
X. X-tra X-tra Hear all about it! How many people know the ins and outs of our crazy TTC journey? Everyone I know. Yes, pretty much everyone. Sometimes cause they asked, sometimes cause it was on my mind, sometimes in relation to something else.
Y. Yearly Exam (do you still go in even though someone sees your lady parts most months?): Yearly, just got the all-clear for this year.
Z. Zits: small and infrequent.
So now you’ve read mine. What are your IF A to Zs?
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