(Closed) Charters of the Hive LXIII

posted 2 years ago in TTC
  • poll: What is your favorite all-time pie? Share recipe if you want (optional).
    Lemon Meringue PIe : (6 votes)
    13 %
    Peach Pie : (0 votes)
    Pecan Pie : (2 votes)
    4 %
    Pumpkin Pie : (6 votes)
    13 %
    Strawberry Pie : (1 votes)
    2 %
    Chocolate Cream Pie : (8 votes)
    17 %
    Apple Pie : (11 votes)
    23 %
    Banana Cream Pie : (2 votes)
    4 %
    Other-please explain : (12 votes)
    25 %
  • Post # 3
    Hostess
    8725 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: October 2012

    I will roll call later on my desktop computer but I wanted to say that poll made me want pie! I picked Other: Strawberry-Rhubarb pie is one of my favorites!

    candy11:  Thanks for the new thread!

    Post # 4
    Member
    2002 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    ROLL CALL!

    TTC/TTA: Last cycle TTA, yay!

    CD/DPO: CD6

    Cycles TTC/Charting: 0 TTC / 6 Charting<br />

    Age: 26, DH 27

    POAS/AF Date: AF expected November 17th-ish

    BFP Plan and/or Known Issues: Longer cycles, early MC in cycle 2, taking prenatals, pregnitude, and vitamin D3.

    Link to Chart: http://www.fertilityfriend.com/home/mrsfairybee

    Random Question: How many states/countries have you lived from the time you were born? Feel free to mention them if you want. I’ve lived in two states in the US.<br />

    Poll: I love Chocolate Cream Pie and Pecan Pie the most. Also Strawberry Rhubarb Pie!

    Post # 6
    Member
    371 posts
    Helper bee

    ROLL CALL!

    TTC/TTA: TTC 🙂

    CD/DPO: CD7 Not sure when I’ll O but I’m a normally a 31 day cycle 

    Cycles TTC/Charting: 6 cycle 

    Age:  22

    POAS/AF Date: November 12

    BFP Plan and/or Known Issues: using CB advanced ovulation, temping 

    Link to Chart:  I’m not sure where to find a link since I’m using the iPhone app FF

    Random Question: How many states/countries have you lived from the time you were born? Feel free to mention them if you want.

    just one! Lol sad but hopefully to move somewhere else :)<br style=”box-sizing: border-box; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; max-height: 1000000px;” /><br />

    Post # 7
    Member
    1830 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    First, replies from the last thread:

    MrsFairyBee:  Did you guys end up booking the trip? 

    FreckledFox:  We will be going on a cruise so it makes me a bit nervous being at sea if something were to happen. Plus, the original reason why I had to get out of it is that had we been successful right away I would have been either way too pregnant in April or would have a newborn baby. Then, she suggested going in the fall, but now that I’m still not pregnant, I don’t know if I’ll have a newborn by then. And the problem with that is that cruiselines don’t accept babies under 6 months. I think I’ll have to tell them if I’m not pregnant by Christmas because I have a feeling my mom will start to notice something is up. 

    candy11:  Thanks for starting the new thread 🙂

    Post # 8
    Member
    895 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2012

    ROLL CALL!

    TTC/TTA: TTC

    CD/DPO: CD9

    Cycles TTC/Charting: 4th TTC/28th charting

    Age: 30

    POAS/AF Date: Right now AF is predicted for Nov. 12.  But I’m sure that will change

    BFP Plan and/or Known Issues: Taking prenatals and myo-inositol.  Mainly trying for better BD timing this cycle.

    Link to Chart: http://www.fertilityfriend.com/home/mkat37

    Random Question: How many states/countries have you lived from the time you were born? Feel free to mention them if you want.  I’m Canadian born and raised.

    Poll: Mmmm.  Pie.  I pick other.  Toss up between strawberry rhubarb and blueberry!

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    Post # 9
    Member
    1830 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    ROLL CALL!

    TTC/TTA: TTC

    CD/DPO: CD25/6DPO

    Cycles TTC/Charting: End of our 6th month TTC/8 cycles charting

    Age: 28 (29 in less than 2 weeks)

    POAS/AF Date: I will POAS next Saturday, which will be 12DPO. I’ve decided that I’m not testing any earlier than that going forward. 

    BFP Plan and/or Known Issues: BD at least EOD, OPK, prenatal, Myo-Inositol. Known issues: irregular cycles

    Link to Chart: http://www.fertilityfriend.com/home/emsy3110

    Random Question: How many states/countries have you lived from the time you were born? Feel free to mention them if you want. I’ve live in the same country my whole life but I have lived in 2 different provinces (I’m in Canada). 

    For the poll, I chose other because my all time favourite pie is cherry 🙂

     

    Post # 11
    Member
    1830 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: October 2013

    candy11:  Oh I didn’t even think about the scans at the ariport! Do you have to show medical proof  to not go through them if you are ont showing yet? I don’t know how my mom willreact if I tell her we have been trying for 6 months. Sex is not somrthing I have ever discussed with my mom and she got pregnant on the 1st try for me and 2nd try for my brother… so I feel like it would be the most awkward talk! 

    mkat37:  Yay fellow Canadian 🙂

    Post # 13
    Member
    2002 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    emsy3110:  No we didn’t and I don’t think we will. I’m just not comfortable with it. I told her maybe a few months later once I’m “out of the woods” if I am pregnant in the first few cycles. It’s okay though, I’ve been lucky to travel quite a bit and feel like I’ve gotten to experience so much already. And we have some trips planned for next summer I’m planning to go on (hopefully pregnant) so there’s still some fun to look forward to. 🙂

    Post # 14
    Member
    1678 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    ROLL CALL!

    TTC/TTA: TTA until July 2015

    CD/DPO: CD33

    Cycles TTC/Charting: 0 TTC/ 12 Charting

    Age: 27, DH 30

    POAS/AF Date: who the heck knows. I’m so over this cycle.

    BFP Plan and/or Known Issues: irregular cycles, prenatal vitamins

    Link to Chart: http://www.fertilityfriend.com/home/ruby26 My chart is a hot mess. Started with antibiotics from the dermatologist, which then caused a yeast infection, marathon caused delayed O (if at all), now a head/chest cold… this madness can stop at any time, body!

    Random Question: How many states/countries have you lived from the time you were born? Feel free to mention them if you want. I’ve only ever lived in one state. 

    Poll Question: I actually don’t like pie; there is only one pie up there that I would eat. DH makes an AMAZING banana cream pie. He makes it for me to cheer me up or surprise me on occassion. 🙂

    candy11:  Next cycle already?? Time is flying! Thanks for starting the new thread!

    MrsFairyBee:  Only one more cycle! So exciting!

    FreckledFox:  I’m so glad your mom was supportive. I know how that stressed you out. Yay for having someone in real life in your corner!

    Daisylovex3:  Good luck this cycle!!

    mkat37:  How is the myo-inositol working for you? I’m considering trying it out in the spring to shorten my cycles abit. 

    emsy3110:  Yay for an earlier O this month! And great BD timing! Fingers crossed for you. Any plans this TWW to pass the time? 🙂

    Post # 15
    Member
    1849 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: August 2013 - backyard in the woods

    TTC/TTA: TTA for one more month- so close eek!

    CD/DPO: CD175… on Zoladex for endometriosis, which stops my periods.

    Cycles TTC/Charting: TTC for 12 cycles , on my 7th month on TTC pause. I charted 9 cycles before starting Zoladex, which makes charting irrelevant.

    Age: Me: 32 DH: 39

    POAS/AF Date: My final Zoladex injection should be out of my system by the end of November, so I expect AF anywhere from the beginning of December and the end of January. Fingers crossed for the beginning of December:)

    BFP Plan and/or Known Issues:  Severe endometriosis. I’ve had 2 laproscopies, one prior to TTC and one after TTC unsuccessfully for a year. My second one revealed that my Endo had become so severe that they couldn’t get it all on one surgery. I was put on Zoladex to heal and reduce the regrowth of my Endo until I could have another surgery to remove the rest. Since Zoladex puts you into fake menopause I haven’t been able to TTC since March. My final (7th!) Zoladex injection is scheduled for October 29th. My surgery is scheduled for November 24th. It takes an average of 6 weeks for your period to start after Zoladex so hopefully we’ll be TTC again in December- finally!! I’ve started taking my pre-natals again recently, along with Co-Q10. Almost there!! I can’t even describe how excited I’m getting. I’m starting to feel like I did before we started trying the first time- super giddy and optimistic.

    Link to Chart: soon ladies, soon… my thermometer and FF are calling me…

    Random Question: How many states/countries have you lived from the time you were born? Feel free to mention them if you want.

    I’ve lived in southeast Michigan my entire life. I grew up in the Flint metro area and have spent most of my adult life in the Detroit metro area, though I did live in NW lower MI for a year. I’ve been lucky enough to visit about 15 other states (gotta love work conferences) and 4 countries though: Canada, (obviously, since I’m in S.E. MI, around here we feel like it doesn’t even count as visiting another country since it’s so close, it’s more like another state), Costa Rica, Ireland and Scotland. DH and I have been moderately serious in discussing how we could move to Scotland ever since visiting.

    For the poll: I chose other since I don’t really have a favorite pie. I’m more of a cake fan myself, though recently pies have been growing on me. I didn’t like pie at all until I started making them myself, since DH is a HUGE pie fan. I got a homeade crust recipie from my aunt, and cobbled together some recipies from her and ones I found online (I love to bake and often play with recipies) to make pie for DH’s birthday one year and it’s kinda my thing now. Apparently I did something right since I’m now the pie queen of my family. They actually get upset if I don’t make at least one for every family get together:) It’s nice, but exhausting. I have fibromyalgia and making pie crust is not fun, since it makes my hands ache really badly, but it’s worth it to see the smiles on my family’s faces.

    I still refuse to eat store bought pie, it’s just not worth the calories for me. My favorite pies I’ve made so far are cherry and apple. The trick is to use tart charries and granny smith apples, don’t overcook the fruit. If you want recipies you can PM me. I’d share my crust recipie but it’s really something that has to be seen to get right. My aunt actually made me drive 2.5 hours up to her house so she could show me how to make it properly before she’d give me the recipie!

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