Took a test yesterday and it was negative. I tried to stay cautiously optimistic afterwards but I got the old period this morning. I’m way more disappointed than I expected. Probably because I was convinced I was pregnant.
My friend who is also doing IUI’s said that the more you do, the more you realize how you shouldn’t put too much emotion and significance on each insemination.
I have learned how important it is (at least for me) to not analyze and obsess during the two week wait. Part of me is anxious to try again and part of me can’t imagine doing this again.
To end things on a more cheerful note, here is a cute picture of my cat: