Closed Thread
Page 30 of 102 FirstFirst ... 2028293031324080 ... LastLast
Results 291 to 300 of 1011
  1. #291
    Join Date
    Oct 2015
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    69
    Thanks
    131
    Thanked
    84
    Reviews
    0
    First day back to reality after 2 weeks in SA. Jet lag is a real *****. Didn't expect it on the way home but lucky I gave myself a couple of days off before returning back to work. Half way through the dreaded 2ww and have decided I will wait until Tuesday 1st to have my BT so I can get through the first day of work before finding out the fate of my year. Holding off on poas to stop me from any possibility of wrong reactions again.

    SA was a lot of fun other than a couple of minor meltdowns. Great to catch up with @kylie764 & @BB4Me. I look forward to us all being able to share good news together. Those gestone injections sure are a treat aren't they. NOT!

    Happy to share our travels and costs if anyone would like to know anything. We drove 2000kms over the 2 weeks so got to see a lot.

    For any who are travelling over soon and who would be looking to do a shark dive, please let me know as I have a 2 for 1 voucher. I also have a SA vodacom sim that still has lots of call and data credit.

    Hope all is going to plan for all who are heading over shortly. And for those soon expecting good luck.

  2. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Outoftime For This Useful Post:

    ECM1981  (26-02-2016),Rhino  (19-04-2016),Tahli  (25-02-2016)

  3. #292
    Join Date
    Jul 2015
    Location
    Sydney, NSW
    Posts
    454
    Thanks
    914
    Thanked
    1,344
    Reviews
    0
    Good luck outoftime! You're very good to not poas. I lasted until day before my bt. Our donor only gave us 7 eggs as well. 6 matured, 5 fertilized transferred two and I've got twins on board so stay hopeful!!😀

  4. The Following 4 Users Say Thank You to Lolly99 For This Useful Post:

    cjocoh71  (25-02-2016),MamaKes  (25-02-2016),Outoftime  (25-02-2016),Tahli  (25-02-2016)

  5. #293
    Join Date
    Oct 2015
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    69
    Thanks
    131
    Thanked
    84
    Reviews
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by Lolly99 View Post
    Good luck outoftime! You're very good to not poas. I lasted until day before my bt. Our donor only gave us 7 eggs as well. 6 matured, 5 fertilized transferred two and I've got twins on board so stay hopeful!!������
    Thanks lolly. I could only be so lucky.

  6. The Following User Says Thank You to Outoftime For This Useful Post:

    Lolly99  (25-02-2016)

  7. #294
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Redcliffe, QLD
    Posts
    3,191
    Thanks
    5,089
    Thanked
    7,018
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    I've said it before and I'll say it again @Outoftime - careful what you wish for lol !!
    Good luck @arall- its a surprisingly easy process once you are booked and/or there (in my opinion anyway). I too have twins on the way so beware !!! The strike rate for twins with CFC is huge !

  8. The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to JulieMalooley For This Useful Post:

    cjocoh71  (25-02-2016),Hopeful1975  (27-02-2016),Lolly99  (25-02-2016),MamaKes  (25-02-2016),Tahli  (25-02-2016)

  9. #295
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    1,239
    Thanks
    214
    Thanked
    1,448
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Hi all

    Just a quick update from us after viability scan today. We have a singleton, measuring 7w1d which is exactly where I'm at. Heart beat was 139bpm.

    I was a nervous wreck before scan. It doesn't get any easier second time around.
    @Felicity Fox, you must be up for one soon?
    @Outoftime, sorry to hear of your disappointing cycle but sending you lots of good sticky vibes.

  10. The Following 10 Users Say Thank You to MrsErinR For This Useful Post:

    Blinky76  (28-02-2016),Felicity Fox  (28-02-2016),ferngirl  (28-02-2016),Hopeful1975  (27-02-2016),JulieMalooley  (28-02-2016),KMP  (28-02-2016),Lolly99  (28-02-2016),Outoftime  (28-02-2016),Tahli  (28-02-2016),wazbub  (27-02-2016)

  11. #296
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    Cairns
    Posts
    71
    Thanks
    30
    Thanked
    208
    Reviews
    0
    @Outoftime you are amazing - no way in the world I could hold out without POAS... I barely lasted 2 days after transfer. Sending masses of sticky babydust your way. I will be stalking for your result on Tuesday.

    @kylie764 how are you going? Any news?

    @arall welcome to the thread. Wishing you all the very best for your cycle in April. It will be here in no time at all.

    @Luca good luck with your cycle in April.

    @BB4Me thanks for the info on the PIO - can you give me the details for the chemist in NSW... I'm alternating between pessaries and the last of my gestone this week but would really prefer the PIO if I can source it at a reasonable price. Sheesh I am kicking myself that I didn't bring some extra back with me from SA.

    @MrsErinR Woo Hoo ... That's fantastic news. A lovely strong heart beat for 7 weeks... I was wondering how you were going, so thanks for updating. When will you be having your next scan?

    AFM I had my first scan yesterday at 6 weeks 2 days - I was freaking out as well. I have absolutely no preg symptoms, thanks apparently to the Prednisolone, and I also made the mistake of POAS last Saturday for reassurance that everything was ok and the control line which was virtually non existent @ 18dpo started to get darker again @ 20 dpo so I stressed myself out with that. I've learnt my lesson that doing a FRER past 5 and a half or 6 weeks is a really bad idea as they reach some sort of HCG threshold where the lines can start doing funny things (apparently the 'hook effect' starting to kick in). Anyhoo... at least for the time being the scan has given me some serious peace of mind - my little lentil is measuring on track and has a perfect heartbeat of 123 bpm.

    Hi @ferngirl thanks again for looking after the roll call - my updated details are - 2 transferred, expecting a singleton. Due date is 19 October.
    Last edited by Felicity Fox; 28-02-2016 at 00:10.

  12. The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to Felicity Fox For This Useful Post:

    Lolly99  (28-02-2016),Outoftime  (28-02-2016),Rhino  (19-04-2016),Tahli  (28-02-2016),wazbub  (27-02-2016)

  13. #297
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    502
    Thanks
    221
    Thanked
    501
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    I arrived back in Oz from Cape Town after having 1 ET on Saturday 20th March. Long long flight home so glad to be back home. After such long flights...over 24hrs including transfers... was glad of my choice (despite it being the longest time away - 9 nights - from my very active toddler) to leave my 18th month old home with my parents. Dr H says I can POAS on 29th. I will probably do a test tomorrow night..to prepare myself for a negative. But anyway.. it is out of my hands...so no point worrying about it. Only have 1 frostie out of my batch of 11 eggs...

    Good luck to the other ladies... I met in Cape Town from Oz.

  14. The Following 5 Users Say Thank You to kylie764 For This Useful Post:

    ECM1981  (29-02-2016),JulieMalooley  (28-02-2016),Lolly99  (28-02-2016),Outoftime  (28-02-2016),Tahli  (28-02-2016)

  15. #298
    Join Date
    Oct 2015
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    69
    Thanks
    131
    Thanked
    84
    Reviews
    0
    @Felicity Fox it's killing me but my GP has warned me not to POAS under any circumstances so I don't jump to any wrong conclusions. I will do a BT on Monday and have results Tuesday. Not a single sign or system of anything yet that you constantly read should be showing up by now. Except for really sore thighs from the gestone.

    How did your transfer go @BB4Me?

    Good luck @kylie764 I will be waiting to hear. Are you going to be able to get results before you are off on your next holiday ?

  16. The Following User Says Thank You to Outoftime For This Useful Post:

    ECM1981  (29-02-2016)

  17. #299
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    Cairns
    Posts
    71
    Thanks
    30
    Thanked
    208
    Reviews
    0
    Hi @Outoftime try not to read too much into not having any symptoms at this early stage. In previous pregnancies the only symptoms I had were all related to the pessaries - constipation, gas and bloating - but even that is not happening this time as the gestone doesn't affect me to the same extent (just a little bloating). This time I had no symptoms during the 2WW or even now. Also, if you are on prednisolone it can mask the symptoms of pregnancy including morning sickness, fatigue and breast changes... I read somewhere that pred is actually given to women suffering from m/s to stop the nausea - so it is a well known effect of drug. Wishing you all the best for a lovely strong beta on Tuesday.
    Last edited by Felicity Fox; 28-02-2016 at 10:44.

  18. The Following User Says Thank You to Felicity Fox For This Useful Post:

    Outoftime  (28-02-2016)

  19. #300
    Join Date
    Feb 2016
    Posts
    13
    Thanks
    14
    Thanked
    2
    Reviews
    0
    F


 

Similar Threads

  1. Egg Donation in South Africa #10
    By January in forum Egg Donation
    Replies: 1048
    Last Post: 24-09-2015, 16:41
  2. Egg Donation in South Africa #9
    By KMP in forum Egg Donation
    Replies: 984
    Last Post: 20-07-2015, 10:34
  3. Egg Donation in South Africa #7
    By emski72 in forum Egg Donation
    Replies: 1114
    Last Post: 15-02-2015, 17:15

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
FEATURED SUPPORTER
Baby U & The Wiggles - Toilet Training ProductsToilet training can be a testing time but Baby U is there to assist you and your toddler with the daunting task of ...
FORUMS - chatting now ...
Sisters' WeddingIssues with Family Members
Can we use this name?Choosing Baby Names
IVF Babies due Sep/Oct/Nov 2017 #2pregnancy and babies through IVF
looking for some help pleasePregnancy & Birth General Chat
IVF babies due March/April/May 2018pregnancy and babies through IVF
Yummy MummiesMovies / Music / Books / TV Chat
Joyous June/July TTC! #2Conception & Fertility General Chat
REVIEWS
"Made bed time less anxious"
by Meld85
My Little Heart Whisbear - the Humming Bear reviews ›
"Wonderful natural Aussie made product!"
by Mrstwr
Baby U Goat Milk Moisturiser reviews ›
"Replaced good quality with cheap tight nappies"
by Kris
Coles Comfy Bots Nappies reviews ›