This weekly check-in is for anyone using/considering or who has used a 3rd party method of reproduction, including: Donor egg, donor sperm, embryo adoption, gestation carrier, or surrogate - also Donors, GC's and surrogates as well! If you don't check-in for 3 weeks you'll be removed from the list but we'll happily add you back next time you check in! NOTE: Board etiquette - please post BFPs separately from the check-in, with a warning in message title.
Check-In: How is it going? What are your next steps? How are you feeling?
QOTW: What are you thankful for on this Thanksgiving?
In the 2WW
@RunCC37 – DEg – PUPO with two beautiful embryos! Beta 11/24
@sorrellam30 – DEg – FX for your second beta!!!
@chicagobride07 – DEg – Estrogen Phase for a Thanksgiving week FET.
Waiting to Cycle
@ceemonkey – DEg/DS – making a plan for the final transfer. Hugs
@doodiebug18 – DS – IUI #4 will get started next week. Hang in there
@Km672 – DEg/DS – on a break while waiting to consult with Dr. KK
@Lacyj67 - DEg - Suppression Phase commencing!
@Love4Labs826 – DEm – Working on some lining issues before next transfer.
@marshmallowevening – DEm – Working on making a match. GL!!
@mm29 – DEg/DS – on an emotional/financial break until the spring
@refeek1 – DEg – gearing up for another FET
@Rumbera28 – DEg – planning on IVF in Barbados in the summer
@Thespis7 – DS – Waiting for AF to get started with IUI #4. Hang in there
@vibeee - DEg - waiting for a schedule to get started in SG’s 3:1 program
@Mama-Bear – GS – EDD 6/21/15! Took a video of the first u/s for the IPs. So sweet!!
@surromama6 – SM – are you a Surrogate? Gestational Carrier? Please clarify
@sammer 818 – IP-GC – EDD 11/23/14 (Induce Date 11/21) It’s a BOY! Almost time!!!
@TRexsMum – IP-GC – EDD 1/10/15! Nursery is officially in progress!
@ksgsmu – DEg – EDD 1/12/15 – TWINS! FX your cervix stays long and closed until it’s time!
@datingbettyboop – IP-GC – EDD 2/17/15! It’s a GIRL!!
@BeckyP005 – DEg – EDD 2/22/15 – I hope you can kick that cough to the curb soon!
@pmv81 – DS – EDD 3/12/15 – Team Pink & feeling movement!
@1220winterbride – DEg – EDD 5/25/15! It’s a GIRL!!!
@JimBobCooter – DEg – EDD 6/14/15! I hope your M/S eases up on you soon!
@IRR - IP-GC - EDD ?? Congrats on an awesome Beta #3!! What’s your EDD?
@StephieMK – DS – BFP!! 5w5d - When’s EDD?? Congrats!!
– DEg – Baby Girl Squeak was born 7/24/14!@DoublePortion
– DEm – Boy/Girl twins born on 6/30/14!@e74
– DEm – Twin boys born in 2013 and are on the move! Hello crawling and cruising!@lincoln79
– IP-GC – Baby Boy Squirt born 10/29/14! Congratulations!!@Lacyj67
– DEg – Parenting foster son! PJ will be walking before you know it!@Mrs
.McIrish – DEg – Twin girls born 11/21/14!! Congratulations!!!@2MamazinSeattle
– DEg/DS – Baby Simone Louise was born happy & healthy on 8/21/14!!
Me: 32 DH: 35 TTC#1 since March 2012
Dx: Poor Embryo Quality, Arcuate Uterus, Poor Uterine Blood Flow, Mild Endo,
Protein S Deficiency, Sjorgen's Syndrome
IUI #1-5: BFN
Laparoscopy & Hysteroscopy: minimal endo, partial septoplasty
IVF #1: 10R/6M/6F ~ Day 3 ET = BFN
IVF #2: 14R/9M/5F ~ transfer canceled ~ all embryos arrested at 1-2 cell stage
IVF #3: 9R/5M/5F ~ 1 frosty!
IVF #4 (FET #1): BFN
IVF #5 (DE IVF #1 with Dr. KK protocol): Currently PREGNANT!!!!!!
Synthroid + Prednisone + Metformin + Baby Aspirin + Supplements Galore = 15+ pills a day
Lupron + Lovenox + Delestrogen + IVIG + B/W = 2-5 pokes a day
19R, 17M, 17F - transferred two Grade A blasts 11/16, four frosties!!!
Beta #1 11/24 (13dpo/8dp5dt) = 367 ~ Beta #2 11/26 (15dpo/10dp5dt) = 709
Beta #3 11/29 (18dpo/13dp5dt) = 1,997 ~ Beta #4 12/1 (20dpo/15dp5dt) = 3,403