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I finally got my crosshairs on FF and it says my O date was 2 days after I thought it was. I'm feeling like I messed up now because we BD'd 2 and 3 days before O. The 2 days before I used an Instead soft cup after and hubby said, "That was it! You're pregnant!" LOL Anyway, I'm just looking for some reassurance and hoping that I didn't miss my egg.

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This babe was conceived from DTD 4 days before I O'd. Shocked even me.

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From what I understand from TCOYF, the day before isn't too late either. Just depends on your cm. HTH!
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Spermies live for up to 5 days... 1-3 days before is optimum for conception, so you are good.

With DD we DTD about 3 days before (according to the date of conception we got from three early ultrasounds to pinpoint dating). Just once. And I was on birth control!

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yep! good chances for a girl too!

that is prime fertil period!

my DD was concieved from BD 2 days before o.

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DD was conceived 4 or 5 days before O (I know the 24hr period in which I O'd, but not down to the hour.)

I thought I had missed the egg.

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Two of my pregnancies were from 2 days pre-O.
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This babe in belly was conceived 3 days before O. TMI, but it was also a quickie before work and I immediately jumped in the shower after!

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A lot of people will tell you this is how their LOs were conceived. DTD two or three days before O is pretty ideal. Let those swimmers get there before the release. Hopefully a few survive.
Kinda off topic but have you seen Sizing up Sperm aka the great sperm race?
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Thank you for making me feel better, everyone! Now I just need to try and relax until I can test.

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A lot of people will tell you this is how their LOs were conceived. DTD two or three days before O is pretty ideal. Let those swimmers get there before the release. Hopefully a few survive.
Kinda off topic but have you seen Sizing up Sperm aka the great sperm race?
I haven't seen that! I'll have to check it out.

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yep, my dd was conceived via dtd 2-3 days before O. And I didn't even have any EWCM to speak of.

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I haven't seen that! I'll have to check it out.
You can find it on Youtube.
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1-3 days pre-O are the prime fertile days, not the day of, so i'd say your timing is great.

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Okay, great! I think I was just miffed that I missed the day before O more than anything. But if 2 days before is great as well then I'm happy. Thanks again, everyone! And I'm going to go to YouTube and find that video right now.

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Absolutely. Tis is the window that Shettles suggests for conceiving a little girl too. Hope you saved DD's baby clothes!

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Absolutely. Tis is the window that Shettles suggests for conceiving a little girl too. Hope you saved DD's baby clothes!
Awesome! I'd LOVE another girl! It would be fun to see some of my daughter's cute outfits again.

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Yes its' still good timing for conception

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Yeah.
2 days pre-o, the only stuff happening this past month...and after two plus years, we caught it.
shocked me as much as anything...especially POASing and seeing a FLARING BFP!!!
Whoa.

really, a girl?
that's what the chinese gender thing says for me too.
hm.
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Yep.

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