Tag Archives: positive thinking

Pretty happy

I woke up the other day feeling excited. I’m doing it! It’s time to get back the old me in a new and improved way! When I was in my twenties and early thirties, I was so confident. I’d go … Continue reading

Posted in acupuncture, adenomyosis, allergist, anxiety, devastated, egg retrieval, Embryo transfer, embryos, endobloggers unite, Endometriosis, endometriosis awareness, endometriosis diet, excision surgery for endometriosis, food allergy, Hashimotos thyroiditis, hope and love, hydrosalpinx, hysterectomy, IBS, infertility, infertility in the workplace, integrative medicine, invisible illness, IVF In Vitro Fertilization, laparoscopy, laparotomy/c-section scar, mammogram, meditation, positive thinking, reiki, reproductive immunology | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mammo Day

I had my very first mammogram on Wednesday. The baseline. I know I know, I should’ve done it a while ago. But I was a little busy in the last three years. Six surgeries, two IVFs and a FET (frozen … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

I hope it turns around

I’m so scared. I don’t know why. Maybe I do. I’m afraid it didn’t work. I’m afraid those were my last two eggs ever. I’m afraid that after all of our struggles, there will be no baby. Sometime on Thursday, … Continue reading

Posted in adenomyosis, anxiety, Embryo transfer, embryos, endometriosis awareness, hope and love, infertility, invisible illness, positive thinking, reproductive immunology | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Reminds me of last night

Last night we had the most beautiful sunset after the rain. I happened to glance out into our backyard and through the trees was a bright glowing reddish orange sun setting, it was picture perfect. I just stood there looking … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

self help

I have been working on bettering myself throughout this ordeal.  I have met a wonderful group of new friends through my search for alternative methods of pain relief.  They have taught me to take care of me first.  I am … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Surgery day – updated

I am actually home! Surgery went well and we got home around 9pm. I had a sandwich and am ready for bed. I’ll call Dr. Kanayama tomorrow for details, but I was told I had a cyst on my right … Continue reading

Posted in endometriosis awareness, excision surgery for endometriosis, hope and love, infertility, invisible illness | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How much more?

Today, I had a pensive day. I keep going through my daily routine, kind of “going through the motions”. I am , however, reminding myself to be grateful for what I do have. My loving husband, my parents, my dogs, … Continue reading

Posted in devastated, endometriosis awareness, excision surgery for endometriosis, hope and love, hydrosalpinx, infertility, invisible illness, laparoscopy, laparotomy/c-section scar | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Positive thinking

The bleeding has become much less. I believe it was due to the bed rest I put in place last night. I’ve taken my Synthroid this morning and am now back in bed watching a movie with my dogs. I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment