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16/01/2013 at 21:30
so i ovulated 02/01, since about 4/5 dpo i have had sore boobs, vivid dreams, insomnia!!, metallic taste in mouth at night, light cramping on and off, gas, constipation, frequent headaches and constantly need a wee!! also, just today i gagged at chicken!!?? i tested monday and tuesday and BFN, AF is due tomorrow but doesnt feel like its coming, also increased CM!! what do you all think?
17/01/2013 at 17:30
you need to test
17/01/2013 at 18:01
AF came today, after all that!! i was soo convinced, im gutted
17/01/2013 at 18:47
oh sorry, I am still waiting on mine... 1 day late it seems
17/01/2013 at 18:52
ooh good luck!!
17/01/2013 at 19:19
Thank you, trying not to get my hopes up!! Good luck next month, try not to stress and keep doing the things you love.
17/01/2013 at 19:33
im thinking of giving up trying for a while tbh, its driving me insane, everywhere i look i see babies, or baby stuff, and every month im devastated, i cant keep setting myself up for fail, i dont know why im so obsessed with it!
17/01/2013 at 20:52
I was like that last week and i started reading some articles. One of them advised to take a break. The problem is that I get extra spotting 1 week after ovulation so I am charting everything to take bac to my doc, therefore I feel like I can't "forget". I suggested to my hubby to take a break and he agreed, he doesn't want us to use contraceptives just stop planning it, but I feel like my mind would totally rest if we use condoms for 1-2 months. I feel like if I know there might be a chance to get pregnant I start feeling symptoms and obsessing too!
Another thing the article said (I am linking it below) is to go back to the things you used to love. I used to be a happy person before ttc so why is this taking away my happiness? I made a list of things and places to do/go and I am scheduling dinners and coffee time with friends, cos that's one of the things I love to do.
Here's a good artcile, hope it helps! http://infertility.about.com/od/copingwithinfertility/a/10-Ways-To-Cope-When-Trying-To-Get-Pregnant-Overwhelms-You.htm
17/01/2013 at 21:35
i'll have a read of that!! ive really had enough of it to be honest, maybe i'll stop 'actively trying' for few weeks and see how i feel then, thanks for the advice and support, reply with ur test result wont ya?!!
17/01/2013 at 21:49
I know how you feel I am in the same spot. How old are you? I am 29 and even though ppl say I'm young I don't feel that way haha!
17/01/2013 at 22:07
17/01/2013 at 22:12
well, yeah, is not like I am 23, I'd be more relaxed if I was younger you know?
18/01/2013 at 19:20
did you test yet??
18/01/2013 at 19:24
noooo!! I am having cramps here and there, but NO PERIOD. not even spotting... this is so weird. I will test tomorrow.
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