The road less traveled…

My partner and I were attempting to become pregnant. For many reasons – including my sanity – we have put that on the back burner for now and are just working on walking down the road less traveled. We've been through Katrina – moved to Colorado – and our next adventure is headed to California.

I love blogworld! April 11, 2011

Filed under: Doctor,TTC — 2Lesbians&Baby @ 2:08 pm

It’s amazing how I can feel absolutely hopeless, write a little post, and get tons of positive response and encouragement.  Thank you all very much for those little words – they really mean so much.

Today I called to report the beginning of my cycle.  Since we dcided to get a little more aggressive, I start Clomid today for the next 5 days and go in for bloodwork.  I start OPK on the 18th and go in for an ultrasound on the 20th.  Hopefully all this extra monitoring will help with our timing and this is the last time that we have to do this!

I watched Extreme Couponing last night and I have to say that I am completely fascinated by these ladies!  The first one in the show got 2K worth of groceries for LESS THAN $100 DOLLARS!  How on EARTH do you do that???

Finally, I’m really interested in doing this new 30 day challenge – the cool thing is it’s a PHOTO challenge.  You may already be aware, but I LOVE photography.  Hopefully this one will keep me occupied and not bore me!

  1. Self Portrait
  2. Flight – anything in flight (animal, machine, etc.)
  3. Fire – Please don’t burn anything down just to take a photo!
  4. Water – Anything that contains water
  5. Spring – What shouts Spring to you?
  6. Shadows – Normally, you don’t want to see shadows in a photo. This time, we’re making them the focus!
  7. Macro – Zoom WAAAAAAAY in
  8. Where I Live – Show us something unique to the area you live in
  9. Texture – Photograph something with texture in it.
  10. Technology – Shoot anything that has to do with technology
  11. Household Item – It can be your favorite, or your least favorite, just show us something from inside your house.
  12. Motion – Anything that moves
  13. Food – Pretty self explanatory
  14. Architecture – Any kind of building
  15. Vintage – Anything old/antique
  16. Toys – Self Explanatory
  17. Emotions – Something showing emotion
  18. Reflections – Anything that casts a reflection/shows a reflection
  19. Insects – Love ‘em or hate ‘em, let’s shoot ‘em!
  20. Books – Get creative with a stack of books
  21. Church – A photograph of any church
  22. Fashion – Anything that has to do with fashion
  23. Color – Something that shows vibrant color
  24. Easter – What says Easter to you?
  25. Rocks, Stones, Pebbles – Self Explanatory
  26. Looking Up – Do what it says – take a picture looking up.
  27. Abandoned – Something that’s been abandoned
  28. Furry Friends – Can be your pet(s) or any kind of furry creature if you don’t have a pet
  29. Accidental Letters – Pushing you a little harder – find a letter made of something in nature or man-made
  30. Free Choice – After 30 days, show us anything you want to! (Family Friendly, of course)
 

6 Responses to “I love blogworld!”

  1. Kirsten Says:

    oh no! dont tempt me with a photo challenge!
    I hope the extra stuff you are doing for this cycle pays off with the timing. hope hope hope!!!
    my sis in law used to do the couponing thing. eventually she quit cause most of the coupons are for “junk” food.

  2. isa Says:

    Sadly, the answer to that is that she committed fraud to do that: http://www.jillcataldo.com/node/16258. But! I’ve had some pretty nifty legit deals where I got tons of stuff for $2. It’s kind of a fun hobby if you want something other than babies to think about for a while…

  3. slcurwin Says:

    I’ve never heard of this show. Now I’m really curious. Good luck with the clomid.

  4. pomegranate Says:

    what a great idea. i’m down for this challenge!


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