Friday, October 15, 2010

Friday update

Although you wouldn't know it from my continued daily posts for the "30 Days of Truth Challenge," I have been a bit absent from the blogosphere this week.  (I wrote those posts ahead of time and scheduled one to post each day.)  I have been reading posts on my BlackBerry but not commenting.

Early Wednesday morning, MM woke me up because he had spent the whole night awake with vomiting and diarrhea.  To make a long story short, and without getting into too many of the gorier details, he has been hospitalized since Wednesday afternoon with colitis.  He has had a number of tests, including a colonoscopy yesterday morning, and is making slow improvement.  We still don't have a definitive diagnosis, but we anticipate he may go home tomorrow and know he will be in the hospital at least one more night.

Needless to say, spending the majority of my time at the hospital with MM has not left time for thinking about much else.  I certainly haven't been thinking about TTC/IF.

Today is CD 15 for me, so this cycle will be the first in over two-and-a-half years of TTC when we have not had intercourse during my fertile window.  (No nookie since the weekend due to MM's illness.)  In a way, I'm glad because at least now there will be no (falsely) raised hopes during the 2WW!  :-)

I hope MM is back to normal soon.  I am doing fine.  Luckily, I am at the end of my time at my current firm, and I did not have a lot of work this week (and only one deadline).  My firm has been very understanding about my absence from the office in light of MM's hospital stay.

So that's what's new here.  I have my third counseling appointment Sunday, so I imagine I will have more TTC/IF-related stuff to write about soon.


  1. I'm sorry to hear that MM has been so sick! Scary! Hope he feels better. I've been missing your updates and wondering what you're up to. This month will be a nice break from TTC for you, I think.

  2. Poor MM :( I hope he recovers very quickly.

  3. Oh no! I am so sorry to hear about your husband! I hope he is feeling better and comes home soon. That must be so scary and stressful. ((hugs))

  4. Sorry to hear about MM. It sounds pretty scary, but I'm glad they know what it is and are able to help him. Hang in there!

  5. I hope MM feels better soon.

  6. I hope MM feels better!! Poor guy. Thinking about you both!

  7. that is hard to have dh so sick! i hope he feels better and recovers quickly. of course, he's lucky to have a nurse at home!!



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