About Me: Female, 25, MK, United Kingdom, member since Nov 2012
I've been a member for over 3 years, but made this new account as the last one I couldn't get back into :P three long eventful years of TTC!
Myself and my amazing husband have been married nearly 3 years but together for 6 years now! We are praying 2013 will finally be the year to buy a house and Finally conceive a baby we've wanted for so many years now!
After only 5 cycles in 12 months in 2012, finally sought advice and scheduled first tests:
5th December 2012: Blood tests to test for PCOS primarily but also being run for everything. Swabs to rule out bacterial infection etc etc.
11th December 2012: blood test all normal! Doctor believes I do have PCOS as T levels are quite high. Already recommends metformin to start after ultrasound
Ultrasound to look at ovaries: Monday 14th January 11.40am.
Ovulated in December 2012! 32 day cycle - back to normal. Praying I'm lucky in January and we can catch that egg if my luck is in :) C'mon ovaries be lucky!!
7th January 2013 - joined slimming world to see if it helps me ovulate. I have at least 4 stone to lose to be safely into the healthy zone :(
7th February 2013- 41 day cycle so far, diagnosed today with borderline PCOS. Back for progesterone test and waiting for DH to go for sperm analysis. FX March is a better month
20th Feb 2013 - Progesterone test result: 27. I ovulate but it's very late ovulation. Waiting for SA
6th April 2013 - SA appointment came through today, booked for 7th May. Ball is rolling slowly but surely!
30th April 2013: positive OPK at CD28!! Better late than never! May now make good time for my tests, FX!
21st May 2013: SA results came back normal!!! Next I get referred to gynae and wait for appointment date
19th June 2013 - gynae appointment for consultation. HSG scheduled for next CD10! Metformin scheduled to start following cycle after! Bring it on yay!
8th July 2013 - HSG 2.30pm. All clear, metformin starting next cycle at long last!!
26th July 2013- finally completed our house purchase after 4 1/2 months of stress.
29th July 2013- started Metformin 500mg once a day
5th August 2013 - Metformin 1000mg a day
12th August 2013 - Metformin 1500mg a day until we conceive!
19th December 2013: CD35 and didn't catch ovulation this cycle...where and when was it?!! Have decided to do OPKs and BBTs religiously as soon as CD1 hits...it's all systems go for 2014!!
Gynae - 12th February appointment to catch up
Positive OPK a definite on 14th March - first time we have BD'd on OPK day instead of 3 days before etc so my fingers are CROSSED.
Positive OPK CD26 on 10th July - please let this month be it... :( :-/
Spotting on and off for 5 days now. Have a feeling its gone a hit me when i think its safe and its lovely and under prepared for lol
8 hrs ago
I STILL haven't ovulated! You'd have thought I'd be fine with this by now but it just makes me so darn annoyed that despite losing 4 stone im still screwy inside. And they still have no real idea why just guesswork *rant over*
Job interview this morning definitely made me want the job more!! Now the waiting game....
Just a quick note to say hi! your very welcome, I have been to keep myself busy to so I dont compare pregnancy symptoms to af symptoms. my best friend came to see me before work and brought me a blanket she made for me when I do get pregnant. I had alot of tubes of blood taking from me to test me for toxis plasmoses cause I have a cat, pregnancy test, and some other test that I dont remember. the littlest things irritate me right now, I cry at ever little thing I am over emotional. sometimes things in life are hard, like ttcing, yes this is all a learning curve. yeah I have tried the ovulation sticks, and they always seems to be negative so this month if I am pregnant I did it without them. glad hubby made a commitment, and hopefully you will get your bundle next month.
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