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Open Adoption

Saturday, October 13, 2012 I have been looking into other ways of possibly adopting.  My sister has a friend who emailed me some information on Open Adoption.  There are a couple of definitions of Open Adoption.  The one people know about the most is if you adopt the birth parents could possibly want an open […]


Weeks Have Now Passed

Sunday, September 23, 2012 Weeks have now passed since we received the news about our negative results.  I still think of possibly adopting a child from CPS.  There are so many kids on their website that need homes.  Pete is pretty much against this idea as these kids probably have a lot of emotional issues.  […]


Final Dr. Burger Conversation

Tuesday, September 4, 2012 I spoke with Dr Burger this afternoon and she was very nice, candid and frank with me.  She did not suggest I try a fourth round of IVF becuase my body is responding the same with each cycle.  In a nut shell my egg quality is just not good, therefore I […]


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Egg Donor and Egg Adoption

Sunday, September 2, 2012 We briefly discussed looking into an egg donor or egg adoption.  I did some research and I am not sure about either of these processes.  An egg donor is someone who will go through the IVF process minus the embryo transfer.  An egg donor is usually a family member or friend […]


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Kids At CPS Needing A Home

Friday, April 5, 2012 Still waiting to start the 2nd round of the IVF process.  I should be getting my period within the next week, then I can start the birth control pill for one month. I was speaking with my neighbor who has a two month old son.  I was telling her our story […]