Infertility: Clomid Recap – 100mg (IUI Treatment Two)

I had an idea of what to expect, however so many months had passed since the last time I took this medication, I kind of forgot the details.  The great thing is that I had my last blog post about Clomid, to look back on. This time I was prescribed the same dosage as I…

Marriage: Weekly Discussions (Week 4)

Roses & Thorns: Jon: Rose – Our anniversary dinner. Thorn – Co-workers not pulling their weight. Angie: Rose – Our IUI and how everything went much more smoothly than the last time. Thorn – Not getting Jon’s bonus that we were expecting. Weekly Discussion Topic/Question: What’s your ideal weekend? Jon:  Spending it with you.  It…

Infertility: Baseline Ultrasound (IUI Treatment Two)

I made my way to the Downey office for our baseline ultrasound.  I knew what to expect this time, and because Jon’s company isn’t as flexible as mine and therefore taking a couple hours off here and there is pretty difficult for him, I went alone.  We figured it would be better for him to…

Life: Favorite Finds for the Kitchen (Amazon)

I thought it would be fun to share with you some of our favorite finds!  We love shopping on Amazon, because well, it is quick, easy and with the credit card we get 5% back on our purchases.  These are some of the most recent finds we have come across and had to share! Recipe…

Marriage: Weekly Discussions (Week 3)

Roses & Thorns: Jon: Rose – Angie baked a bunch of delicious cookies for me which I really enjoyed. Thorn – Being grumpy which lead to an unnecessary argument. Angie: Rose – Figuring out how to work my electronic otoscope. Thorn – Learning we only had one semi-mature follicle when I had been hoping for…

Marriage: To My Dearest Husband

Jon, There are not possibly enough words, emotions or thoughts to describe just how much I love you, but let me try.  Never in my life did I think a love like this was possible, or even existed for that matter.  It’s that type of love that you only read about in novels or see…

Marriage: 10 Years of True Love

While we have only been married a little over 3 years now, our love story starts about 10 years ago.  In honor of that anniversary, I thought to myself, hey, wouldn’t it be fun to give our readers a little trip down memory lane?  It sure would, so here we go! 2009 2010 2011 2012…

Cooking: Low Carb Biscuits

I follow a few fellow “Ketoers” on Instagram and one of my favorites is @ketolchfmonkey.  She posted a recipe for these super delicious low carb biscuits that I just had to try, because let’s be honest who doesn’t love biscuits?  I highly suggest you try them, I cannot taste a difference between a regular biscuit…

Marriage: Weekly Discussions (Week 2)

Roses & Thorns: Jon: Rose – Daydreaming about what kind of parents we would be and planning for baby. Thorn – Our disagreement over household chores Angie: Rose – Getting the green light to start our IUI. Thorn – Our disagreement over household chores Weekly Discussion Topic/Question: What are some things we hope will happen…

Travel: Highway 1 & Central California

We were debating what I wanted to do for my birthday / our anniversary (they are only a day apart) for a while.  Jon unfortunately did not have a lot of vacation time left so we were limited to the days we could take off and our anniversary and my birthday happened to fall on…