Last week I was invited to the press night for Madagascar the Musical at The New Wimbledon Theatre. I was really looking forward to watching the DreamWorks animation transition from screen to stage and it didn't disappoint. For anyone unsure of the plot, the show follows four animals from Central Park Zoo, Alex the Lion… Continue reading Madagascar the Musical
Again my ovaries have not played ball. These are the words from my consultant recently as I am once again prescribed norethisterone to induce a bleed after nearly 60 days without one. In fairness my last bleed was a chemical pregnancy followed by a hysteroscopy so I can understand the confusion from their (my ovaries)… Continue reading Fertility MOT.
Congratulations to a service that has saved many lives and brought better health to many over the years. I have worked in and loved this organisation for over 43 years, before retiring a few years ago at 63 years of age, tired and disillusioned with how things had changed. I watch with horror prophesies of… Continue reading Happy 70th Birthday NHS
Back to life as they say, back to reality. But this time I want to make a new reality. Nearly two weeks on the East Coast in the US with our family and friends has offered the most amazing healing time. My brother and Sister-In-Law's wedding was brilliant and Vermont offered us some much-needed sunshine… Continue reading Escape from reality.
Dear Diane I am sorry I didn't get to come in person to hear you speak on the panel at fertility fight club last week during Fertility Fest, I was resting at home after my third miscarriage. I wanted to write this letter to you as a way of responding to your claims that Secondary… Continue reading Secondary Infertility
I can't believe this weeks marks my blog MrsMeaks turning 1. I am extremely proud of my blog especially the bravery of many guest bloggers and the subjects that have been so sensitively shared. I am also so proud with how many messages of support and friendships I have made through my writing and these… Continue reading One Year Old.
I feel like there is so much publicity surrounding infertility and IVF at the moment and this makes me very happy. Firstly because the reality of infertility needs to be more recognised and understood and secondly because it has always helped me personally when I am struggling to be able to read/see others who I… Continue reading The real cost of Infertility.