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Irregular Periods Suck - Vent

Irregular Periods Suck. I'm on CD 67. I range from 32-150+ days. According to my period tracker, A...

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Let's see, am I crazy?

I swear I see something on both of these, but in the PIC it doesn't appear to show up. Am I nuts?...

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Weekly Check-In

- Where are you in your cycle? - What are you doing to TTC (other than the - Do y...

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6 dpo and exhausted! Beyond exhausted...wishful thinking? I need to pass the time......

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Faint Lines!!

OK guys... this is not a drill. The 6 dpo faint line was definitely a fluke/bad test because I got d...

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Baby Addiction: Do some people feel like they NEED to keep having babies?

By Tina Payne Bryson, Ph.D.

It’s been hard lately not to follow the story of Nadya Suleman, the single mother who recently gave birth to octuplets (to add to her the six children).  Her story became a major media story and initiated a national discussion about certain parenting issues, especially as they relate to family size.
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Planning Your Family? One Isn't the Loneliest Number

By Susan Newman, Ph.D., Author of Parenting an Only Child

When asked their favorite number, many people hardly hesitate before choosing seven. But when asked the number of children they favor, couples contemplating starting or growing a family have a much harder time deciding -- and agreeing upon – the perfect number.
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The Real Costs of Having a Baby

Whether you’re just thinking about having a baby or if you already have a baby on the way, it’s never too early to start making a “baby budget.” It’s not cheap to have a baby these days – and there are more expenses than you might realize – but if you plan ahead, you can make smart budget choices for your baby and your family.
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