4 year TTC anniversary

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4 year TTC anniversary

Postby waitingtobemommy » Sat Oct 15, 2011 6:23 pm

And it sucks. Why does this road have to be so long and painful?! I had no idea 4 years ago when DH and I decided to start our family that we'd still be trying in the year 2011. Lord I hope the end is in sight! :roll:
Me (Jen): 34, DH: 35
TTC #1 for 4.5 years
3 BFN IUI- 2011
1 BFP IUI- March 2011
1 BFP IVF- December 2011
1 BFP FET- May 2012
:angel: @ 5 weeks; March 2011
:angel2: @ 8 weeks; Jan. 2012-Trisomy 16

DS Owen Matthew born 1/17/13 via FET
Surprise natural BFP 8/3/14! EDD 4/10/15!
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Postby greytsharonly » Sun Oct 16, 2011 10:59 am

I can't imagine how 4 years feels. I am going on almost 20 tracked cycles (temping, OPKs, and TTWing). I am ready to quit but I can't bring myself to do it. Even if we hardly try, I am still counting down every day till AF and it breaks my heart.
I want to scream at how much it sucks!

What all have you been trying or have changed? Have you read the Infertility Cure or Inconceiveable?
Me (sharon): 37 the worst- high FSH
DH (marc): 39 lots of sperm but low volume

TTC #1 for 21 cycles
FSH 19.9, everything else fine
-doing acupuncture weekly since July 2011
-Taking powdered wheatgrass, 50mg B-6, a mega multi-vitamin and fish oil (along with some TCM herbs).
-Also cut back on caffeine, sugar, alcohol, and white flour. Pretty much my entire diet before I started this.

7/2011 Clomid and lots of bding- BFN
11/11/11 IUI with Clomid #1- BFN super sad.
11/29/11 IUI with Clomid #2- BFN not fair!
12/2011- natural cycle- BFN very frustrated and angry.
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Postby maddy » Sun Oct 16, 2011 11:07 am

:( Im sorry I know just how you feel. I am approaching 6 years in January. I never thought I would still be ttc #1 at this point. I thought I would be working on number 3 at least. I wish I had so advice but all I can offer up is you are not alone and I though how you are feeling. :hugs:
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