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by Jo Locker
Tue Jul 01, 2003 10:16 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: A Poem for the 2ww .......
Replies: 10
Views: 1115

A Poem for the 2ww .......

you're so kind. I'm a bit of a poetry person as it happens. Once at junior school I wrote a poem about Christmas that contained the line :<br><br>" a king should be born in a palace fine<br> not here, amongst the goats and swine"<br><br>and then I had to read it out in assembly and i was SO ASHAMED ...
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 30, 2003 2:43 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: A Poem for the 2ww .......
Replies: 10
Views: 1115

A Poem for the 2ww .......

Tracey, I so wanted to use your singing knickers (in a manner of speaking!) but can you think of anything that rhymes with knickers cos I can't??<br><br>Yeah back at work and regretting it to be honest. Am trying to take it easy which physically is possible but mentally its the same stress as ever -...
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 30, 2003 1:13 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: A Poem for the 2ww .......
Replies: 10
Views: 1115

A Poem for the 2ww .......

thanks girls - keep smiling that's the thing!! Love Jo. xx
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 30, 2003 12:25 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: A Poem for the 2ww .......
Replies: 10
Views: 1115

A Poem for the 2ww .......

<br>Well girls, we're on the the two week wait<br>Just 14 days to know our fate<br>We'll tear our hair, we'll feel each pain<br>And worry til we go insane<br><br>We'll pray & hope, then hope & pray<br>That this time we will get our way<br>We'll drink huge lakes of water daily<br>And pop those pessar...
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 30, 2003 12:04 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Starting 2nd go
Replies: 2
Views: 852

Starting 2nd go

Hi Bertie....... I'm on 2ww of our second go at the moment and I dont know about you but I feel slightly more chilled than last time. Decided to treat the first go as practice!!<br><br>We did burselin injections then menopur injections into tummy which I found absolutely fine. Needles are so thin th...
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 30, 2003 12:01 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: IVF, ICSI
Replies: 5
Views: 758

IVF, ICSI

Hi Lucy, sorry that you have received this scary news but take heart. I can't promise you that they can cure your problem but I do know that they do wonderful things these days that they weren't able to do even a few years ago.<br><br>My husband and I have sperm problems and are undergoing ICSI at t...
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 30, 2003 11:49 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: cycle buddies - Jo, Caz and Sharon
Replies: 130
Views: 10359

cycle buddies - Jo, Caz and Sharon

Hi Trace, A good feeling - oooh brilliant thanks mate. No I'm not negative but think I'll handle failure a bit better, just feel more relaxed this time, am managing to think about other things cos last time it was 100% nutcase time. This time I'm thinking about it 80% of the time which I think is qu...
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 30, 2003 10:16 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Hello girly wirlies!!
Replies: 5
Views: 1251

Hello girly wirlies!!

Welcome back Lou - glad to hear you're having a better time of it with your DH - after all, your relationship is the most important bit but it is easy to let it drift with all this worry & stress.<br><br>I think you're definately doing the best thing in having a breather - you've got plenty of time....
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 30, 2003 10:09 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: " NOT FOR US THIS TIME"
Replies: 5
Views: 965

" NOT FOR US THIS TIME"

Hi Bel, I've been where you are now and its horrible but remember - you always hurt the one you love so give your DH a big cuddle and admit that this is very difficult and stressful for BOTH of you.<br><br>When you first stop taking the drugs the comedown is awful. Cyclogest can make you feel happie...
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 30, 2003 10:00 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: cycle buddies - Jo, Caz and Sharon
Replies: 130
Views: 10359

cycle buddies - Jo, Caz and Sharon

Hi Girls - here I am - thank you for worrying about me!! You're right Lorraine I only log on at work and I'm back today, TRYING to take it easy but it's proving difficult to be honest stress-wise.<br><br>Had ET on friday which was horrid - they had to pinch my wonky womb with a metal spikey thing wh...
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 30, 2003 9:46 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: a miracle has occurred!
Replies: 11
Views: 1760

a miracle has occurred!

Hey Rachel - lovely news - well done!!!!! Bet you're a whole mix of emotions right now but try to relax as much as you can and I'm sure everything will be OK!!.<br><br>Wishing you the best of luckk - lots of love, Jo.XX
by Jo Locker
Tue Jun 24, 2003 10:14 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Back after a break , bit of a bad day though
Replies: 4
Views: 972

Back after a break , bit of a bad day though

Hi Grace ..... your "limbo" thing really struck a chord. I feel exactly the same. In my mind I have two plans for our future - one is easy - if we have a baby things will happen naturally, we'll be poorer financially but complete in every other way. The second one involves lots of "things" as distra...
by Jo Locker
Tue Jun 24, 2003 10:00 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: New IVF
Replies: 3
Views: 935

New IVF

Hi Jo and welcome. There's no getting away from the fact that this is hard but you couldn't be on a better site for assistance and for loads of people going through different experiences but with Positive Mental Attitudes.<br><br>Keep at it, go with the flow, try to relax a bit more, try to imagine ...
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 23, 2003 3:42 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: new here..possibly starting ivf
Replies: 4
Views: 1032

new here..possibly starting ivf

Hi Anita & welcome to the site. The costs for treatment really are scary and for us it's just me & my husband both working full time - it must be hard trying to find all that "spare" cash when you've three boys to feed & clothe too!!<br><br>Good luck with sorting out your treatments and thanks for y...
by Jo Locker
Mon Jun 23, 2003 2:37 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: JO L
Replies: 8
Views: 1323

JO L

Hi Sally - thanks for replying and the info re. aspirin. I will heed your wise words but I do think there could be something in it as quite a few folks have had successes after taking it so I'm really hoping!!<br><br>Take care & thanks so much - blow some of that baby dust this way would ya???<br><b...