Walking 500 miles

by statia on February 2, 2006

Two days of serious cramps sans the Period Fairy™ can cause severe crankiness, bloating and overeating.

It sucks that much more when you actually want the Period Fairy™ to show up. There’s only been a few times in my life that I actually wanted to start my period. All of them are infertility related.

After I ate the entire worlds supply of chocolate last night and started feeling guilty and even more fat and bloated, I was graced with the crimson tide. Today is full of calls to the OB, calls to my RE and making sure that everything is in order. Everything in fact, is, in order.

And now, it’s finally time to start the show.



M@ February 2, 2006 at 1:08 pm

Good luck.

Molly February 2, 2006 at 1:09 pm

Hooray! Good luck.

geeky February 2, 2006 at 1:23 pm

best wishes! i really hope it works for you guys :)

Ms Prufrock February 2, 2006 at 1:26 pm

I was terrified when it finally dawned on me that IVF was starting. Good luck, and keep Dr Porn ‘Stache in check please.

Dana February 2, 2006 at 1:35 pm


skits February 2, 2006 at 2:01 pm

EEEEEEEee!! I shall send so much love and good thoughts your way. Good luck. :)

Donna February 2, 2006 at 2:01 pm

Well thank God I picked someone who is cycling to drive me to SF — built-in designated driver!!

Anne February 2, 2006 at 2:17 pm

I’m excited for you!

Lenni February 2, 2006 at 2:17 pm

best of luck! i hope that all goes well for you!

donna February 2, 2006 at 2:50 pm

Yea!!!! I know it seems strange to welcome Aunt Flo with a ticker tape parade, but I understand that you are. Best of luck.

Z. Hendirez February 2, 2006 at 4:25 pm

Generally speaking, wanting children does require a certain amount of ‘crazy’. Not that it stops anyone, of course.

Good luck!

girl February 2, 2006 at 4:39 pm

yay for Auntie Flo! much luck, you too!

suzie February 2, 2006 at 4:58 pm

um, YEAH, duh.

but being crazy is what will make you such a great mom. and woohoo!

Zuly February 2, 2006 at 5:53 pm

I’m ready to ride this ride with ya babe, even from far away. Here’s my hand…

Nicci February 3, 2006 at 2:43 am

I wish you all the best!!!

Helen February 3, 2006 at 6:09 am

I have a supply of bichon frise, if you need it.

Now please send that Period Fairy whore over here, would you?

I am excited for you, babe.

Stephanie February 3, 2006 at 6:43 am

good luck! may this mark the beginning of the end of your fertility journey (in a good way!)

amy t. February 3, 2006 at 7:41 am

Good vibes speeding your way from H-Town!

Annastazia February 3, 2006 at 8:26 am

Well yes, but crazy in a good way. Best of luck to you!

Ornery February 3, 2006 at 9:14 am

I am having major crimson tide envy.

Very excited for you. Beat those ovaries into submission, DAMNIT!

Jonathan February 3, 2006 at 1:55 pm

Best of luck!

Stephanie February 3, 2006 at 2:58 pm

Yay! More chocolate and craziness is a requirement for the journey you are embarking upon!!

Fingers crossed!

Pamela February 3, 2006 at 3:59 pm

No looking back, best of luck to you, Statia!

Camille February 3, 2006 at 6:35 pm

I got so excited for you while reading this post! You know I’m rootin’ for ya!

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