Tag Archives: hope

Today I hope. Today I’m French.

I have been living in France for over 5 years now. I am not French and actually occasionally struggle to feel at home in this country (mostly for silly reasons like my dislike for mustard and its presence everywhere). But … Continue reading

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Adoption meet up

I haven’t been talking much about adoption lately. Not that it hasn’t been on our minds, but since getting a long list of rejections from adoption agencies we’ve been feeling stuck and really down about the whole thing. We still … Continue reading

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Yet another heartbreak

The beta was 1, which means there wasn’t even a tiny bit of sticking. My uterus is basically a cemetery for embryos. I really did everything I could to make this cycle work. I feel like I have been on … Continue reading

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Dear Universe, please make some IVF magic happen now..

Just a quick update to let you know that egg collection is done and that I am alright. Yuppy! Everyone at the new clinic was very nice. The new gynecologist came to see me before and after EC and was really … Continue reading

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New year, new challenges

As the clocked marked the end of 2013 I was happy to see a really tough year finish, happy to turn the page, and to hope more. But just now I read what I had written at the end of … Continue reading

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When IVF doesn’t work

One of my dearest friends sent me this article a few days ago: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24725655. The article talks about the people for which IVF didn’t work, which is quite rare since normally you only hear success stories. No surprise there, the … Continue reading

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Today I hope

I just spent two days working on a new look for my blog. What a great way to keep myself busy right after an embryo transfer! Graphically speaking this blog hasn’t changed much, I am not good enough for fancy set … Continue reading

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