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A week of celebrations

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This week we will be having 2 celebrations. The first was yesterday my 6th wedding anniversary. How time flies! 
Earlier on in the week we came across our home made wedding video, starting with my sister waking us with a camera in our faces, to the whole getting ready, vows and then the after party. It was a wonderful day with close friends and family. 

It was the first time in anytime i can remember getting both my parents in a picture!

Great picture i think, other than my eyes been closed when it was taken lol. So which do i look like??
My mom and dad haven't been together for over 20 yrs but it was lovely to know that they can both still be in the same room (even if they both deny it lol)

My dad came with his now wife and their 3 children. No pictures of his wife as she didn't want to be in any which was a little disheartening but totally her choice, i know as I'm getting older i prefer my pictures not to be taken lol. We had only just got in contact not long before then aft…

On the road to IVF

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After seeing my consultant today, i feel.......a little worried, a little apprehensive, yet a little like I'm on the road to another challenge.
When my Dh when for his vasectomy reversal, we didn't get warned about antibodies killing off his sperm. Our consultant thinks this may be the problem, although not 100% sure, Tests are been done!
Also due to my long cycles rearing their head after so long ( guessing the clomid is totally out of my system) he has decided i need another ovary scan. So that is all but booked in just waiting for the date. Until then i have been put on Metformin. A drug generally used for type 2 diabetics, although recent studies have seen it help women with fertility problems.

We are on the road to either IUI or IVF, It seems that after 3 years with no luck that is the only option.
There are a lot of pros and cons to look at when dealing with the treatment. The main factor is the cost! How expensive!!! Luckily i have opted for the egg share which is a fractio…