posts tagged: TTC

Analytical Guide to Fertility Charting

Disclaimer: I am not a doctor, or a medical professional of any kind.  I am simply a woman who has done a lot of research on fertility charting, and gained a lot of personal experience that I thought might be … Keep Reading…

Tips for Surviving Not Getting Pregnant

If you are trying to get pregnant, you will most likely go through many months of not getting pregnant. And they will suck. A lot. You’ll be inundated with advice on getting pregnant, but I’d like to offer some advice … Keep Reading…

The Longest Two Weeks

Oh, the two week wait. That special period of time in which your future – both the weeks from now future and the decades from now future – hangs between two possible outcomes. Your body may be one, and it … Keep Reading…

How Did I Get So Lucky?

When Analytical Husband and I got together, he said he would like to have either one or two kids. I said I would like to have zero or one. So it was agreed that we would have one, and hold … Keep Reading…

I’m Not Broken

Making the decision to become a parent is a big deal.  The biggest.  We stayed on birth control until we were absolutely sure that we wanted a baby right now, this month, because it can happen like that … several … Keep Reading…

Choosing Parenthood

It started with hormones.  I’m a logical person, and when my thoughts start gravitating toward babies for no good reason, I know there’s something chemical, biological, evolutionary going on.  But being a logical person, I had that other part of … Keep Reading…