Wednesday, February 24, 2010

A New Start

First of all, let me start by welcoming everyone visiting from ICLW! You can find out more about me by reading this post and this post. The Hubs and I are recuperating from the trauma of a failed adoption in January (although things started going wrong in November), but have recently made some big decisions and have had some good news. I hope you enjoy visiting with me!

Now - onto my update. Thanks for all your extremely supportive comments and suggestions about my song! We had a great weekend and I feel my audition went well. The producers will be giving callbacks beginning next week and going through the end of April, so I won't know anything for sure until then. I'll not be able to give any information out about though, as it is very hush-hush. Please just keep your fingers crossed for me and say a little prayer. Whatever the result, I had a fantastic time and will probably look to audition again next year if I don't make it this year.

It seems as though the last couple of weeks have held lots of wonderful news for The Hubs and I! In addition to my promotion/raise and our trying a cycle on Fe.mara, we got some wonderful news Monday afternoon. Thank you to all those who've been keeping us in your thoughts and prayers for The Hubs to find a job because he interviewed for one Monday afternoon and was hired on the spot! He started yesterday morning and he's loving it! This is excellent news because it means we can go ahead and ask for our referral to the RE and, hopefully in a couple month's time, start the process to adopt from foster care! I'm really, really amazed and humbled by the turn of events and how each moment that has seemed to be working against us has, in fact, been leading us to this path. It makes me hopeful that life will turn out the way in which we want it.

I took my last Fe.mara last night, so now the wait starts to the ultrasound next Wednesday to see if any follies have been produced. I'm eager to see what happens with this new treatment and, if nothing, then we have the RE referral to look forward to and, most especially, the adoption process to begin.

Please keep praying for us, thinking of us, crossing your fingers for us or a combination of your choosing! I'm so thankful for all the wonderful friends I've made in this community!


Suzy said...

That's great news about the hubby's job! Congrats! Hope things continue to be on the up and up for you both.

Sweet Pea said...

Congrats on your hubby job ! Love to hear when someone finally get's one !

Looking forward to reading more about you and your journey.


Patrish said...

Sounds like you have some amazing news to celebrate. Although I'm new to your blog and I'm still learning more about you I did read those posts and I can't believe how much you've been through. You are a very strong woman and you definitely deserve some good news to celebrate about. Enjoy it!

lowfatlady said...

Yea for the new job for your hubby! That is awesome! I hope the femara is treating you well and you have a great monitoring visit.

AKD said...

Oh, Lynn, you deserve all of this happiness! I am so excited for you - what a great few weeks! You and your husband both deserve so much happiness! Hugs!

K said...

Congratulations on your husband's new job! I hope he is happy there. Good luck also on your cycle as well as your plans for foster to adoption. It sounds like you have a very upbeat attitude towards life!!


Willow said...

Yay for your husband's new job, and hope you get to see the RE & start the adoption process really soon!

A said...

So happy to hear about hubby's new job!! Congratulations! :)

Kelli said...

Yay for your hubby's new job! What great news!! :) Hope the rest of your week goes just as well.

Hugs to you, sweet friend! xoxoxo

Kristin said...

Oh Lynn, I am so excited for you! You are such a sweet, wonderful person and I wish for only the best for y'all!

Sonja said...

Wishing you the best!

I also read "Twenties Girl" this year, it was great!!


Krissi said...

Love it when it all falls into place!! So exciting!! Just added your link & would love for you to stop by! I've survived IF and now I blog to help others! Happy ICLW!

Patrish said...

Congratulations! I have selected to pass on my first blog award to you -- the Sunshine Award! Stop by for a visit to pick up your award

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