In early April, we fostered our second dog, Truffles. He was only a puppy - a tiny, skinny, timid little thing that we couldn't go near to for a few days. It took about a month to get him out of his shell, and to trust us wholly. Florian and I expected him to be … Continue reading Bittersweet Goodbyes.
Dad's birthday was on 11 June. The day before, I thought to treat him and Mum to lunch at Cherry Garden, Mandarin Oriental, after our 13 week scan. Dad isn't big on celebrating his own birthday and doesn't like the whole cake and candle surprise business, so I knew a nice meal would make his … Continue reading Cherry Garden, Mandarin Oriental. & Folklore, Destination Hotel.
9 March 2019, I started round two of SO-IUI at KKH. This time, I was put on Puregon which was a lot easier to inject than Menopur since I didn't have to withdraw the solution manually. Everything was in a pen and I just had to set it to the amount I was prescribed, and … Continue reading Part Three. Three’s Not a Crowd.
Written 18 April 2019. I've shared before about my struggle with infertility and even before Flo and I were married, we thought we'd try and if we managed to conceive before we tied the knot, we would be happy. We went for all the tests, and then we got married. Still, we weren't able to … Continue reading Part Two. SO it begins.
This post was written on 4 December 2018. I didn't want to publish it because I wasn't ready yet. Now seems like the right time because it's the first part of the journey I am now on with Flo. There will be three parts to this, with the other two parts being published by end … Continue reading Part One. Infertility: Our Journey So Far.