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.
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.
Since the 11th of Feb, when my world suddenly seemed bleak for a moment, I feel a world away to how things felt to be only a month back. Funny how a single month can change so many things. Right now, I feel like I've found my centre. That's not to say I wasn't happy … Continue reading Cooking with Love.
The last couple of weeks have been trying. Going forwards and backwards, backwards and forwards for so many years is frustrating not just for my loved ones, but for myself. A decade ago, I imagined I'd be ED-free by now. It was always a case of procrastination to start proper recovery 'tomorrow' with a series … Continue reading The Battle Continues.
I've been putting off writing about this topic because it's so heavy and well, it's hard. As my friends and I are now entering our 30s, there are those already with children and happy, others who are just starting to pop them out, and some who are struggling with fertility. The answer appears simple right? … Continue reading (In)Fertility.
Before my birthday dinner a couple weeks back now, I went home after baking at Pathlight so that I could chill with Mum and Dad before going with them to Winestone to meet Flo. Flo and I actually have a week's holiday booked in Sri Lanka nearer the end of the year and when I was … Continue reading Major Throwbacks and Paying It Forward.
A short while ago, I remember sharing with Flo that my 21st, while memorable, carries with it a bitter tinge. I had a lovely birthday at Peony Jade where I followed through with an oriental theme. I was surrounded by friends and family. I was surprised at midnight by my friends coming over to wish … Continue reading Perfect.