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LindseyLou+2 TTC since Feb 2016; 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Washington 6619 posts
May 17th '13
Quoting Amelia Margaret:" There's nothing wrong with taking a couple of years off to get a breather from school. I'm also a firm ... [snip!] ... also a firm believer that the more experience you've had working in the field, the more you'll get out of graduate programs."


Yeah. I still feel like a baby (inexperienced) nurse. I've only been working in med/surg for 9 months.

Their mama his wife 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Puerto Rico 6924 posts
May 17th '13

So I just got a call back from my financial advisor and she said the iui treatment is going to be $1600 including sonograms and such (minus the medication). I'm pretty happy!

LindseyLou+2 TTC since Feb 2016; 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Washington 6619 posts
May 17th '13
Quoting Her mama his wife:" So I just got a call back from my financial advisor and she said the iui treatment is going to be $1600 including sonograms and such (minus the medication). I'm pretty happy!"


That's awesome! Next month, hurry up!

Their mama his wife 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Puerto Rico 6924 posts
May 17th '13
Quoting Jace's Mom [TTC #2]:" That's awesome! Next month, hurry up!"


Totally! I'm so excited! I'm just praying its successful



LindseyLou+2 TTC since Feb 2016; 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Washington 6619 posts
May 17th '13
Quoting Her mama his wife:" Totally! I'm so excited! I'm just praying its successful "


Fx for both of us!

LamenLaur Due April 25; New Jersey 146 posts
May 17th '13

<blockquote><b>Quoting Her mama his wife:</b>" So I just got a call back from my financial advisor and she said the iui treatment is going to be $1600 including sonograms and such (minus the medication). I'm pretty happy!"</blockquote>



Wow that's great!

Their mama his wife 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Puerto Rico 6924 posts
May 17th '13
Quoting Jace's Mom [TTC #2]:" Fx for both of us! "


of course!!!

Their mama his wife 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Puerto Rico 6924 posts
May 17th '13
Quoting LamenLaur:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Her mama his wife:</b>" So I just got a call back from my financial ... [snip!] ... going to be $1600 including sonograms and such (minus the medication). I'm pretty happy!"</blockquote> Wow that's great!"


Its a lot better than we were expecting, if we lived just one state over we could have infertility medical coverage.

[Mrs. C] Due November 23; TTC since Dec 2010; Massachusetts 653 posts
May 17th '13

Happy Friday ladies! I'm happy to say that I'm feeling a lot better since our negative beta on Monday. Feel free to think I'm nutty, but I made an appt for infertility counseling. I also joined a gym in attempt to get the 10+ pounds I gained from the IVF drugs off.
I'm still struggling with what to do about my tubes. I'm heartbroken at the thought of having them out, but I want to go into future cycles with a clean slate and no chance that the tubes are hurting our chance of success. DH thinks it's a no brainer since they are useless to me as they are... but easy for him to say.
Enjoy your weekend ladies!

LindseyLou+2 TTC since Feb 2016; 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Washington 6619 posts
May 17th '13
Quoting [Mrs. C]:" Happy Friday ladies! I'm happy to say that I'm feeling a lot better since our negative beta on Monday. ... [snip!] ... DH thinks it's a no brainer since they are useless to me as they are... but easy for him to say. Enjoy your weekend ladies!"


No judgement at all about your infertility counseling. I've thought about doing the same. I'm glad you're feeling better. Good luck with the poundage loss goals! Go you!
I think making the decision to take your tubes out is HUGE! I couldn't image making the decision to remove them. It is very easy for your hubs to say it's a no brainer... it's no his body, it's not his fertility. Good luck and hugs!

LindseyLou+2 TTC since Feb 2016; 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Washington 6619 posts
May 17th '13

Well... one paper down and only 2 to go for me to finish my undergrad degree!!!

Amelia [a Mom] 1 child; 4 angel babies; Tallahassee, Florida 18492 posts
May 17th '13
Quoting [Mrs. C]:" Happy Friday ladies! I'm happy to say that I'm feeling a lot better since our negative beta on Monday. ... [snip!] ... DH thinks it's a no brainer since they are useless to me as they are... but easy for him to say. Enjoy your weekend ladies!"


So glad you're feeling better. I understand the reluctance to get the tubes out, after all it's a part of how babies are supposed to be made! But maybe that's just what you need to do. Are there no tests to find out for sure?

Amelia [a Mom] 1 child; 4 angel babies; Tallahassee, Florida 18492 posts
May 17th '13
Quoting Jace's Mom [TTC #2]:" Well... one paper down and only 2 to go for me to finish my undergrad degree!!! "


Gah I hate writing papers. So close though!

LindseyLou+2 TTC since Feb 2016; 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Washington 6619 posts
May 20th '13

Happy Monday ladies!!!
I hope all of your weekends were good! Our thread was totally dead over the weekend.
I'm officially down to 2 caffeinated beverages/day :) And we've got about 3 weeks to go until IUI (hopefully) yay!!! And 6 years ago today I found out I was pregnant with Jace. Happy POAS and it was positive day to me.

user banned Due December 8 (boy); 16 kids; Massachusetts 6396 posts
May 20th '13

<blockquote><b>Quoting Jace's Mom [TTC #2]:</b>" Happy Monday ladies!!! I hope all of your weekends were good! Our thread was totally dead over the ... [snip!] ... IUI (hopefully) yay!!! And 6 years ago today I found out I was pregnant with Jace. Happy POAS and it was positive day to me."</blockquote>



Yay for your IUI countdown!!!! Good job on cutting down on caffeine. That's never an easy thing to do!