Category Archives: TRYING TO GET PREGNANT

THE FANCY CLINIC; LAWYERS

After my meeting with Abby, I went home and collapsed on my bed. I watched some trashy TV and I tried not to think about how Abby never really gave me answers to my questions. I pushed away the doubt … Continue reading

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THE FANCY CLINIC 3RD PARTY DONOR MEETING

After I told Dr. X that my best friend Dan was going to be my sperm donor, he directed me to the 3rd Party Donor consultant, Abby. “Come on in,” Abby said.  She was a very tiny woman with a … Continue reading

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FIRST TEST AT THE FANCY CLINIC

I went back to The Fancy Clinic to take a bunch of tests. Besides blood tests, I was scheduled for two big tests that pretty much checked to make sure my fallopian tubes were open and that my uterus didn’t … Continue reading

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THE FANCY CLINIC

I started doing inseminations at my OB’s office when I turned 41. After a few unsuccessful IUIs (Intrauterine Insemination,) my OB suggested I go to a fertility clinic to make sure there were no issues. I made an appointment at … Continue reading

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INSEMINATIONS WITH MY OB

The first time I tried to get pregnant was in August of 2009.  I felt like I was walking in a dream. I had a vague memory that sometimes it takes a while to get pregnant, but I knew I … Continue reading

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THE FIRST DEPOSIT

Before any inseminations could happen, Dan had to make a donation; that’s what they call it, instead of saying: giving sperm, semen or splooge. Dan went to the office at The Fancy Clinic, where they had their own lab on the … Continue reading

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