ovulating? - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
Old 10-04-2010, 04:23 PM - Thread Starter
 
J. Jones's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Deep South USA
Posts: 158
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

that's funny


~Janie~ | DH | DS: '05. - Playful Parenting/UP. Baby girl July 2010
J. Jones is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 10-04-2010, 04:28 PM
 
atpeace's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 860
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I remember reading and hearing from multiple sources that if you go longer than 4 hours between feeds (or pumps, or some sort of breast stimulation), then yes, it IS POSSIBLE to ovulate. So 12 hours of no feeds sounds like a pretty big possibility. And what you are describing would make me think the exact same thing you are thinking...so be careful, if you're not willing to another baby less than a year after this one!

A + J = Miriam (November 2006) and Raymond (June 2010)
atpeace is offline  
Old 10-07-2010, 09:37 AM
 
2Peaches's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 95
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Yes, I think according to LAM (Lactational Amenorrhea Method of birth control) baby must be breastfed exclusively with no more than 3 hours during the day or 6 hours at night between feedings. All suckling must be from the breast, no pacifiers, and baby must be under 6 months old for it to be a reliable method of birth control. So be careful
2Peaches is offline  
Old 10-09-2010, 12:23 PM
 
neonalee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 1,438
Mentioned: 6 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 16 Post(s)
Well damn! I just came by to post that I might be getting my period! Some pink tinged CM this morning! DS is EBF, but there have been times I've gone more than 3 hrs since returning to work. And there have probably been times that have gone that long at night without me realizing it. That's a bit of info I never came across

Loving mama to Aden (8/5/2010) and DSD (15).
neonalee is offline  
Old 10-09-2010, 01:45 PM
 
somegirl99's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: SF Bay Area
Posts: 2,749
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by neonalee View Post
Well damn! I just came by to post that I might be getting my period! Some pink tinged CM this morning! DS is EBF, but there have been times I've gone more than 3 hrs since returning to work. And there have probably been times that have gone that long at night without me realizing it. That's a bit of info I never came across
I have had pink-tinged CM off and on for the last couple of weeks, but no AF.

Paula, mama to DS M (7/2010) sleepytime.gif and Watson (1998) dog2.gif and welcoming baby Penny (8/1/2013) babyf.gif

somegirl99 is offline  
Old 10-09-2010, 07:02 PM
 
Terrilein's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: Germany
Posts: 1,586
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Crap, I just might be borderline with the daytime nursing. I don't really keep track, but it seems like he's spaced out his feedings.

hide.gif Me 41, single mom to modifiedartist.gifdd 4/2001 and demon.gif ds 7/17/2010

Terrilein is offline  
Old 10-13-2010, 04:57 AM
 
Surfacing's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: stuck between a rock and a hard place
Posts: 6,633
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
So interesting, I have really been wondering about this a lot too lately. (TMI ALERT Lots of wet CM and wondering what the heck?

wash.gif  Me  + bikenew.gif Dh =  broc1.gif  Dd1(9 yrs) + hearts.gif  Dd2(6 yrs) and blowkiss.gif Ds(3.5 yrs)
Surfacing is offline  
Old 10-13-2010, 09:32 PM
 
craft_media_hero's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: I'm diggin for fire!
Posts: 1,851
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Ugh, I had what seemed like stretchy ewcm last week, too, and I'm about it! I'm blaming it on my one night a week job, just three hrs at work but probably bordering on or possibly just past four hours from when I nurse him before work to when I get home and nurse/pump. Grrr . . .

Otherwise, this boy definitely suckles at least every 3 hrs. We wakes me up about 3-4x a night, so I'm not worried about that.

Happy and in love with my family!
craft_media_hero is offline  
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off