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Drowning

I feel like I’m drowning. Drowning in isolation, drowning in sorrows and I am drowning in food. I have completely lost...

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How dare I…

It’s only been a week and already my social feeds are clogged up with people complaining about them!

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I’m sorry

It’s been about a month since I last blogged and it has been another horrible month.

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Billy Blobs

Saying goodbye to my companion for the last 12 years, my best pal, our Billy or as we called him; Blobs

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Hope

I’m not going to lie, this is probably the lowest I’ve ever felt throughout my history of depression and my journey on the “infertility road”.

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Three minutes

Three minutes is all it took to break my heart. Seven years of waiting, two years of hard work and hoping, it’s over.

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The two week wait

Four days to go and I am in absolute hell, we both are, it started last night, by far the hardest night...

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They’re here…

I am glad to say that I did not turn into a purple minion!

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Step 2

Welcome to step 2 of our IVF treatment. Right now we’re growing follicles!

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Day 1

Hello everyone, it’s been a while! We hope you all had good Christmas. Happy end of what’s been a pretty shaky year!

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Lumps and bumps

It has been ages since my last post, last blog was in May to be precise.

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My bumpy road to IVF

It’s been a while since I wrote and this is because things have been a bit tough recently… I warn you, this post contains a few swear words.

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A wonderful bunch…

I am so pleased and a little overwhelmed to announce that after just over a year of hard work we have finally reached out first target!

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Kindness is magic

Yesterday was a good “friends’ day” for me and so it’s inspired me to write this

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Today is a bad day

Today is one of my terrible days. It’s been brewing since Monday, since we went to visit the Lupus Clinic in London for my check up.

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The good and the bad

As we get closer to our first attempt at IVF I feel that I must keep you (our supporters) updated with what’s going on.

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One year on

On the 29th of November 2014, just over a year ago, I listed my first Cutie on Etsy. Christmas was coming up, my health was not in a good way, mentally and physically.

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1 in 6

We are #1in6 couple in the UK struggling to have a child.

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Invisible

I’ve not blogged in a while because on the whole I’ve been feeling quite down for some time now and I don’t like to spread my misery too much.

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#LegUp

Yesterday I nearly gave up. (Spoiler alert: this blog ends well)

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Another sleepless night

It’s 2.40 am, everyone is asleep, there’s a big thunderstorm going on outside… It must be time for a blog!

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The one about the GP

Today I am looking for a GP, please excuse the sarcasm.

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My Story - Part 3

It took about two weeks for us to receive a letter from the new hospital, 25 miles away. I got an appointment with the loveliest consultant in the world, Dr Razek.

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My Story - Part 2

I’ve known Shaun for 14 years, we’ve been friends on and off depending on where we lived and how life was. Then three and a half years ago, he moved round the corner from me.

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My Story - Part 1

What a great bunch you all are, the madness of twitter never ceases to amaze me and whether you’re “virtual” friends or not, the support you have given me so far is overwhelming.

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Meet Boo, a Cuties’ best friend

This is the story of little Boo, a very special little girl I’ve been very lucky to find.

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