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Where are You on Your TTC Journey? 11/23/11
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Byroney_WebMD_Staff posted:

Welcome to our weekly list! You can find Cycle Buddies and others going through the same issues or treatments as you are. To join, include your:

First name (Or what you'd like to be called)
How long you've been TTC (Trying to Conceive)
What you're trying (temping, RE, acupuncture, etc.)
Cycle (DPO/2WW, how many cycles, etc.)
State or Country
Pregnancy Test results (or when you plan to test)

Current List:

20 Jenner
Name: Jennie
How Long?:4 mos
Trying?: Ovulation calendar
Cycle: 34
From: GA
Pregnancy Test:None (Update 11?)

Agoeadcock
Name: Elizabeth
How Long?: 4-5 months
Trying?: Attemptong Ovulation Calendar
Cycle: 35 days
From: IL
Pregnancy Test:Took two, both BFN (Update 11?)

alaska_mommy
Name: alaska_mommy
How long? Off and on for 9-10 months
Trying: Nothing special, just wait-and-see
Cycle: 28 days
From: Pacific Northwest, USA
Pregnancy Test: Negative so far (11/11)

An_239336
Name: Jessica
How Long?: 2 months
Trying?: OPK, ovulation signs and sex
Cycle: 34
From: TN
Pregnancy Test:Sept 16 if no MC (Update 11?)

An_239998
Name: Momma08andHopeful12
How long: 1 month
Trying: Fertility calander, sex. Just got IUD removed.
Cycle: 28 days
From: AR
Pregnancy Tests: None (Update 11?)

Anon_235035
Name: Country Girl
How Long?:2nd Cycle
Trying?: BD at least every other day.
Cycle: Day 17 - cycles have been about 14 days then 42 days, then 14 then 42... give or take a few days
From: ID
Pregnancy Test:Probably won't until Oct. 1 (Update 11?)

ATT76
Name: Stephanie
How Long?:13 months
Trying?: Ovulation kits, lots of sex, completed 3rd round of Clomid
Cycle: 26-28 days(should be here Nov. 28th)
From: SD
Pregnancy Test: Maybe over Thanksgiving Holiday?

BabyParks
Name: BabyParks
How Long: 14 months
Trying?: Clomid 4 rounds and IUI in July; surgery this month (August)
Cycle: Day 13
From: AL
Pregnancy Test: BFP 11/11!

Babywhereareyou
Name: Camz
How Long?: 24 months
Trying?: Calendar Method, BD more than twice a week
Cycle: 28 days
From: Philippines
Pregnancy Test: October 10th

ChloeMcG13
Name: Meg
How Long: 12 months
Trying: Clomid, Ovidrel, Progesterone Suppositories
Cycle: Do not get period - on 2ww
From: FL
Pregnancy Test: December 5

CMM1023
Name: Cassandra
How Long?: 4 Months
Trying?:OPK, Calendar
Cycle: 28 Days; last one Oct. 2nd
From: MI
Pregnancy Test: Testing October 30th


*~*~*~*~*Continue on to Part Two Below*~*~*~*~*
Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
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Byroney_WebMD_Staff responded:
We have so many great ladies, our list is in four parts! This is part two.

Cowgal7083
Name: Amanda
How Long?: 3 months
Trying?:Fertility calendar, temp
Cycle: 7 DP
From: CA
Pregnancy Test:Nothing yet, hopefully October (Update 11?)

Cowgirl6598
Name: Cowgirl
How Long: 3 months
Trying?: BD at least every other day
Cycle: CD5, ~30 days
From: ID
Pregnancy Test: December 17th if no AF

Emacra
Name: Erin
How Long?: 5 months not preventing, 4 years, 7 months, 3 weeks, 2 days
Trying: Currently trying temping, OPKs, well timed sex and possibly IUI in September or October
Cycle:Not sure. Had bleeding on 8/14 for 2.5 days. Thought it was my period, but still having lower back pain, cramps, etc. Either on CD 11 or 18-21dpo.
From: WA
Pregnancy Test: Will test if symptoms don't go away in a week or so. (Update? 10)

Fabreezy
Name: Teisha
How Long?: 5 months
Trying: Ovulation Calendar and sex
Cycle: Very regular, 27 days
Place: CA
Pregnancy Test: Testing December 15th

Hopeto
Name: Hopeto
How Long?: 1 year and 8 months
Trying:Ovulation calendar and ovulation test (OPK)
Cycle:26 days
Place: Norway
Pregnancy Test: Period 11/19. Next ovulation due 11/29 - 12/04

JSMG12809
Name: Mrs. Geist
How Long?: 2 months.
Trying:Fertility calendar, intercourse on fertile days
Cycle:2nd
Place: IN
Pregnancy Test: Supposed to start aug 22nd probably will test 8/25 if i don't start by the 24th. (Update? 10)

Key_la
Name: Kay
How Long?: 11 months
Trying: Vitex, Maca, fertibella, dong quai
Cycle: 26-28 days
Place: VA
Pregnancy Test: Results 12/05

Kmarieneil
Name: Kayla
How Long?: 3 months
Trying: Ovulation calendar & Clearblue Ovulation Test, lots of sex-- elevating pelvis 30 mins, daily vitamins
Cycle: 30 days, always regular
Place: WV
Pregnancy Test: Using Clearblue, not due until the Oct. 17th-18th

LadyJay1977
Name: LadyJay
How Long?: 2 months
Trying: Calendar and mymonthlycycles.com
Cycle: Day 17
Place: TX
Pregnancy Test: None (Update? 10)

MartinaWilliams
Name: Martina
How Long?: 1 month
Trying: No help just enjoying the process and waiting to see what will happen.
Cycle:I have no clue since im still breastfeeding my daughter.
Place: Montego Bay, Jamaica
Pregnancy Test: Took one of Aug 21 which was neg. Such a disappointment. (Update? 10)


*~*~*~*~*Continue on to Part Three Below*~*~*~*~*
Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
 
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Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to Byroney_WebMD_Staff's response:
We have so many great ladies, our list is in four parts! This is part three.

Megs4684
Name: Megs
How Long?: Trying since May 2010 for our 2nd child; 1st child was only 2 tries!
Trying: Charting, timing, prenatal vitamins, no alcohol, lost 20 lbs as well since April 2011 to try and help. Go for testing in 2 weeks (mid Oct).
Cycle:Out of whack after being on the pill. Considering Clomid by year's end.
Place: Canada
Pregnancy Test: All the time since I tend to be irregular.

MLGammella
Name: Miranda
How Long?: 1 year
Trying?: Ovulation calendar and moving to Clomid soon
Cycle: 32-37 days long, often late
From: OH
Pregnancy Test:BFN 8/26/11 (Update? 10)

Mochabanana
Name: Anna
How Long?: 20 months. Got pregnant in Feb 2011, lost them in April, been trying again for 4 months.
Trying?: Ovulation test, temping, lots of sex, pelvic elevation 20 minutes afterwards
Cycle: 26-32 days. Were consistent at 30 and then dipped to 26 for a few months, now getting longer again
From: CO
Pregnancy Test:Just started my cycle...so in a month. (Update 11?)

Mreyesp
Name: Niki
How Long?: 9 months
Trying?: Omifin 2nd cycle, HCG 1st cycle of 4 shots.
Cycle: 30 days
From: Guatemala
Pregnancy Test:Results middle October probably

Mrs62610
Name: Mrs62610
How Long?: 5 months
Trying?: Ovulation calendar & OPK. Been on Prometrium for irregular AF.
Cycle: 26 days
From: IL
Pregnancy Test:Will test around Oct 9th if no AF

MrsBergum
Name: Anna
How Long?: 9 months
Trying?: Temping and checking cervical fluid
Cycle: 27 days on average. I'm currently on cycle day 26.
From: OR
Pregnancy Test:I tested yesterday morning (10/03). Negative. I'll test again on Thursday.

MsBC0514
Name: MsBC
How Long?: 2nd Cycle
Trying: Ovulation calendars
Cycle: D19PO
Place: NC
Pregnancy Test: AF showed up 9/30. Moving on. (Update 11?)

Mtnchic09
Name: B
How Long?: 5 months
Trying?: Monitoring Ovulation Days
Cycle: 28 days.
From: VA
Pregnancy Test:2 weeks late with multiple negative test results (8/16). (Update? 10)

reenichole
Name: Retha
How Long?: 5 months
Trying?: Ovulation calendar
Cycle: 28 days.
From: AL
Pregnancy Test: Testing the end of December.

*~*~*~*~*Continue on to Part Four Below*~*~*~*~*

Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
 
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Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to Byroney_WebMD_Staff's response:
We have so many great ladies, our list is in four parts! This is part four.

Renemom
Name: Mrs. Rene
How Long? 1 month
Trying: Using ovulation calendar, taking prenatal vitamins.
Cycle: 28 days
Place: GA
Pregnancy Test:Not yet (8/15). Waiting for this cycle to make the magic happen! (Update? 10)

Sarahann1978
Name: Sarah
How Long? Just got off the Pill 10/13
Trying: We are letting nature take it's course the first month and then really trying in November
Cycle: Not sure yet
Place: AZ
Pregnancy Test:Won't test until I have missed period

Shabooki808
Name: Michelle
How Long? 1 month
Trying: Ovulation chart and stupid old wives tales (pelvic tilts etc.)
Cycle: 35 days
Place: HI
Pregnancy Test:Testing end of Nov.

Shanon1012
Name: Shanon
How Long? 12 months
Trying: OPK, fertility calendar
Cycle: 30 days up until a month ago
Place: FL
Pregnancy Test:None yet (9/13) (Update? 10)

SMHamm
Name: Melanie
How Long? 4 months
Trying: Timing with fertile days
Cycle: 26 but skipped Sept.
Place: VT
Pregnancy Test: None (10/12)

Ssauvage
Name: Ssauvage
How Long? Just started!
Trying: Ovulation testing; tubal reversal surgery in July 2011
Cycle: 28-29 days
Place: FL
Pregnancy Test:Not yet (9/23). Plan to test next week. (Update? 10)

Stenya
Name: Elaine
How Long: 6 months
Trying: Clomid (I have PCOS).
Cycle: 2WW
Place: Canada
Pregnancy Test: Testing Thursday August 25th. (Update? 10)

thomas9911
Name: Danielle
How Long?: 8 months
Trying: BBT Charting
Cycle:24 days/CD 2
Place: IL
Pregnancy Test: AF 9/18/11 next due 10/12/11

Tiggerfan_06
Name: Tiggerfan
How Long?:
Trying:
Cycle:
Place:
Pregnancy Test: Haven't got far with my TTC. I'm still in the same boat without a paddle (10/25).

Tulip20011
Name: Tulip20011
How Long?: 2 years
Trying: BBT, charting
Cycle: Irregular. Last period 8/11
Place: MN
Pregnancy Test: 3 months ago (now 11/11)

Zaysmama
Name: Heathir
How Long?: 2 months
Trying: BBT & CM tracking, BD more than 3xs during O
Cycle: 28-31 days; last 11/08
Place: MD
Pregnancy Test: December 15th if AF doesn't show

Graduates, please be sure to join the fun on to our 1st Trimester Community !

Wishing BFPs to everyone,

Byroney
Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
 
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reenichole responded:
reenichole
Retha
5 months
Ovulation Calendar
28 days
AL
Testing end of December
 
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key_la responded:
First name Kay[br>How long you've been TTC 11 months[br>What you're trying Vitex, Maca, fertibella, dong quai[br>Cycle 26-28 days[br>State or Country VA[br>Pregnancy Test results 12/5
 
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Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to reenichole's response:
Welcome, Retha! I've got you all added to our list.

Hope you get a positive test result in December,

Byroney
Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
 
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Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to key_la's response:
Thanks for posting, Kay! I've got you added into the list now.

Hoping you get that BFP (big fat positive) on the 5th!

Byroney
Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson


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