Monthly Archives: November 2012

SAYING GOODBYE TO THE FANCY CLINIC

Linda finally called back and she apologized. She begged me to come back, saying that she really messed up and she would try harder. I said No of course. “You can’t leave just because of this one mistake!” she pleaded, sheepishly. “One mistake?” … Continue reading

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WHAT FUN

I was at my friend Kelly’s party, mostly moms and kids. I didn’t really know anyone there. Spense was the youngest kid by far so I watched him as he played happily by himself. Kelly introduced me to some of the … Continue reading

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THE IVF MEDS DISASTER

I left The Fancy Clinic and went across the street to the pharmacy. I tried to put the whole cast of crazy characters (Linda, Abby, Barbara, Dr. X, Rolf, Henry, Stephanie…) out of my mind as I entered a new place. My … Continue reading

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SPLENDID LITTLE VULTURES

I’m a huge fan of Splendid clothing.  They are soft, well made and stylish. I’m a huger fan of Splendid Littles; Splendid clothes for kids. The boys clothes are the cutest ever; lots of stripes. I adore stripes. And as I … Continue reading

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A TJS MORNING

Spenser’s friend was sick so our playdate to the park was cancelled. Yep, I was going to go to the park, even though it was already blazing hot! It was 8am. Spenser was pulling toilet paper pieces from the protective toilet paper … Continue reading

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GIVING MY CREDIT CARD FOR IVF

The next day,  after giving myself two more injections, I went to The Fancy Clinic to give the financial lady my credit card. Though they don’t actually charge the card till after the surgery, they need it have it right away. … Continue reading

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THE BATH TUB THINGY

A few days ago, this happened:   The thingy fell off the faucet.  It’s broken. It seems like maybe the threading wore down. I don’t know….   It happened while I was in the tub, with a tea tree scalp … Continue reading

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PLEASE

FOR THE SINGLE MOMS….4 MORE YEARS!

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THE ROAD TO IVF

I got a call on my cell. “Please hold for the doctor.” OMG! Doctor X was calling me unsolicited! What could be going on? I had started taking the birth control pill on Sunday, per plan to regulate my estrogen… … Continue reading

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IN SUPPORT OF SINGLE PARENTS

If you are reading my blog I assume you are either a single parent, thinking of becoming a single parent or in support of single parents. I wasn’t planning on getting political in this blog, but I have to: Mitt … Continue reading

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