Our journey through infertility, failed adoptions and now parenthood through the miracle of embryo adoption/donation.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

this was to be the month

After I had Maddie I asked my OB when I could get pregnant again. He preferred that I wait 9 months so that there was 18 months between deliveries. This month marks the 9 month mark. And I am not pregnant. Nor am I anywhere near being able to try again. I will admit that it makes me a bit sad. I had really hoped to be in the position to at least begin looking for a clinic with available embryos, but we are at least another 6 months from that. Why in the world I had even thought to "plan" a pregnancy I will never know!!! I "planned" to have babies 12 years ago but you can see how that worked out for me!! LOL

I hate to be in another holding pattern, but obviously God wants me there. He wants me to wait a bit longer. Or maybe even a lot longer. Probably until He knows that I won't lose my mind. Sleep deprivation is killing me!!! But I'm not complaining. Its a good problem to have. Now off to try to nap for a few minutes......

4 comments:

  1. I always laugh when I hear people who haven't started TTC talk about their plan for spacing their children. They are so innocent and naive, and I hope their dreams do come true, but I know this is one of those areas that can't always be planned.

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  2. Trying to decide when to start trying again (especially when you had to try so hard for the first one) is a tough decision. I know that YOU will know when the time is right. (Perhaps when you aren't so sleep deprived, you will get a sign???)
    Hang in there!

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