Bossy. Stinky. Cranky. Grateful.
Self-administered PIO shots are unnerving enough, and though I wasn’t sure why I was bleeding so much here, we reviewed the tapes and looked back at my technique for some answers. The actual progesterone injection was administered fine; I likely scraped myself removing the needle by not working with the natural angle and trying to focus on pulling it ‘straight out’ when I had injected at a slight angle. I believe this caused the appearance of a larger post-injection hole (usually you can hardly see anything after bleeding stops). Next… Read more “Big Hole” After PIO Injection #21 →
Every injection supports this baby and I am grateful. A bit of post-shot bleeding scared me, and my wife remained calm which helped tremendously!!!
This is getting progressively easier, imagine that! We still have quite a few weeks ahead of us, so I may change my tune again in the future. Is that allowed?… Read more PIO Shots 14 and 15 →
I can say it’s getting easier (except the waiting part). Three days ‘til BETA!!!
I knew I shouldn’t have done it. I told everyone I wouldn’t, you know, for accountability. Early testing, nope, not this time. “Not me. Too stressful!” Then I did. Pretty… Read more HPT Line Progressions Starting at 3DP5DT| Dollar Tree Tests →
I can’t believe I did it. 🙈
Hand raise if you’ve been on PIO shots. Keep your hand up if you were starving the entire time… keep it up if you felt not yourself…irritable at your partner for no reason at all (okay maybe it was a little justified)… I will be the first to admit it, though not proud of that last bit; progesterone in any form makes me go a bit berserk. Like most of you I am sure, I like to be in control of my body and emotions, which is one reason being… Read more Brandi is Cranky on Progesterone →
The reality of daily intramuscular (IM) injections is that after about a week of medicine, it’s possible to get short tempered. I almost didn’t post this video as only one… Read more The Reality of Daily PIO Injections →