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#1 of 7 Old 01-08-2010, 12:05 AM - Thread Starter
 
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first of all... please forgive my extreme ignorance about my own cycle and how it all works. i have 3 kids and have been able to concieve the first try with all of them. i guess i know that ovulation occurs sometime in the middle of the cycle and we have been lucky all 3 times. we have literally had unprotected intercourse only about 5 times in our 15 year marraige and we have 3 pregnancies/children. anyway... i just started af a couple of months ago after my last babe who was 25 months at the time. about 2 weeks ago we had an dtd oops (meaning no condom). About 2 days later I noticed stringy egg white cm. I was expecting af by now but... not yet. Also, my 2 year old has been sick and has been nursing a lot more so this could also be to blame i guess. I am just wondering what you all (who clearly understand fertility much more than I) think about the timing above. thanks for your input

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Take a pregnancy test, it should tell you by now.

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thanks.. scared to test

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Well, thats the only way to know for sure. And think of the relief you will have knowing the answer and being able to move on from there!

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ok.. so now i want to go test right now! i really should wait until the morning though, right? i am so not sure how to feel about this. I still have a baby and we thought we were done and moving on to the next stage in our lives. ahhhhhhhh!

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tested and BFN... however, now dh says that i am wrong about the timing... it was only last week that this happened so i should not be expected af yet anyway. i am sooooo sleep deprived from my ds being sick and nursing constantly. i don't know what day it is! anyway, i guess i have to wait until next weekend at least to trust the bfn. i am not quite freaking out yet. i LOVE being pg and birth and breastfeeding and babywearing etc... but it is just not what we had invisioned. i was convinced ds was our last babe...

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af arrived this am....now i really need to figure out my cycles. i will be lurking and reading and learning...

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