In less than a week, we will be meeting our little girl. It made me think of all the time and energy spent on achieving this new life. To this list I could have added the many, many dates I have on my calendar of shots and bloodwork and ultrasounds and doctors appointments. I could even mention the first cycle, which started so hopeful and ended so depressingly. I could mention the many many years of trying and monitoring and failing and crying...but in the end, all that matters is that in less than a week, she will be here and I am so thankful.
Started 2nd IVF/ICSI cycle on: July 26, 2007
My protocol was a Microflare starting with Lupron that day; Gonal/FSH the next.
Egg Transfer: August 7, 2007 (One of you girlies stuck!! I like to think Attia)
HPT: Saturday, August 18, 2007 Beta confirmed the next day.
First Ultrasound: September 4, 2007
First OB Appointment: October 4, 2007
Knew it was a Girl: 11/27/07
Last day of Work before Maternity Leave: Today, April 18, 2008
Scheduled C-Section: Thursday, April 24, 2008 9 a.m. (EST).
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