11/2005 First appointment about stopping the methotrexate I was taking for Ulcerative Colitis so we can start trying to get pregnant
7/2006 Got rid of the birth control pills and started trying
10/2007 – 10/2008 3 IUI’s taking clomid with local OBGYN doc = 3 BFN’s
11/2008 Accepted to the Nepal adoption program and started paperwork
4/2009 FINALLY done with home study, hours and hours of classes, fingerprints, background checks, medical doctor and psychologist appointment, and piles and piles of paperwork for dossier.
8/2010 Received the call that Nepal was officially closed for adoption
8/2010 First appointment with RE. We weren’t messing around this time and went straight to the best.
9/2010 Diagnosed with PCO but not PCOS
10/2010 IVF cycle, resulted in a freeze all due to possible OHSS
12/2010 FET = finally pregnant!!!
1/2011 First ultrasound showed twins!! One week later the ultrasound showed we had lost one baby. One week later no heartbeats at all.
4/2011 Re-group with RE, the fetus’ were normal and the miscarriage was probably due to my immune system causing blood clotting issues, told that I would need to be on blood thinner medication next FET.
4/2011-5/2012 Much needed break
6/2012 Went back to RE to start process for FET #2
6/2012 Hysteroscopy to make sure there was no scar tissue from the D&C. There wasn’t but the RE found a fibroid