Tag: assisted conception

As a lesbian mum, I am often asked how I got pregnant – people’s curiosity always has a tendency to override any thoughts of rudeness! I kept a blog diary of my experiences of assisted conception with an anonymous donor …

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Monday – CD20 – 2ww-5 Temperature has gone down a bit more this morning.  This is definitely a bad sign I think.  Something to do with progesterone levels.  Which I think if they’re too low will make implantation difficult.  Which …

Luteal Phase Defect or Paranoia? Read More »

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Wednesday – CD15 This morning I felt a bit better, but was still a bit crampy – was it severe ovulation pain or nerves?  I played up the illness at work all day and at 14:00 told them I was …

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My partner and I got civil partnered last summer and knew almost straight away we wanted to start trying for a baby.  I was always going to be the one to carry it and after a bit of uncertainty, my …

Trying to Conceive – My Journey with Assisted Conception Read More »

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