She Says… A Jumble of Emotions

Our appointment with the infertility specialist is tomorrow morning. I’m feeling:

Hopeful that he will be able to identify why I am not ovulating/having my period and fix it, quick!
Anxious that maybe it won’t be that quick after all.
Intimidated by how much I don’t know about my body.
Prepared — I have a food log, temperature charts, hormone test results, important period-related dates for the last 5 months, and relatively detailed medical history to take with me. Not to mention a list of questions a mile long!
Scared by the idea that we even have to set foot in a place with “IVF” in the name.
Frustrated that I couldn’t just have my period like a “normal” person after going off birth control.
Excited to get this whole thing over with and to get preggers!
Confident that I have made healthy choices thus far (even if my exercise schedule got a little too intense), and that as a young, healthy woman, there is a very good chance I’ll be able to conceive naturally very soon.

Wish us luck…


7 responses to “She Says… A Jumble of Emotions

  1. My favorite bullet point is “prepared.” You are so well organized, and that’s one of the reasons why you rock.

    Best wishes to you and the husband!

  2. Good luck, I hope it goes well!

  3. I hope you really like your doc and he’s able to get things going quickly for you all!

  4. Thank you all! I totally appreciate the support.

  5. Wow you really are prepared. Usually the first meeting is just talking and deciding what course of action you guys are going to do. Good luck!

  6. Thinking of you! Isn’t the anxiety and worry while waiting just the pits?

  7. YAY! Good Luck!! 🙂

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