Not sure what to list it as-charting help - Mothering Forums
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 2 Old 01-03-2006, 09:06 PM - Thread Starter
 
Marlet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Closer to home..
Posts: 9,001
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I got my first PP AF last month. It was basically two days spotting. I'm not sure it ever qualified as light flow but I put the first day as that since it was consistently there every time I wiped after going to the bathroom but never really needed a panty liner. I figured I could start charting now even though I am only currently doing CM. Yesterday I got my AF again. Right on time but I'm not sure what to list it as. It's not heavy enough to be considered light flow and it has all but stopped today (except for a few hours this morning after I woke up). Should I list it as spotting which then continues on my cycle from last month or do I just put it as light and count it since it would be when I was to get my period? Should I change my first one to spotting as well or leave it? Does any of that rambling make sense!?

Give more**Expect Less
There is no such thing as bad weather. Only bad clothing.
Marlet is offline  
#2 of 2 Old 01-05-2006, 12:10 AM
 
BusyBeeMom's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Posts: 1,683
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I think TCOYF considers AF to start the first day of actual red flow. What you describe sounds like spotting. That's my best guess
BusyBeeMom is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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