Finishing the day on a high

Today is…

TTC month: 3

Cycle Day: 31 (11dpo)

Mood: disappointed 

I woke up this morning debating whether or not I should take a test, I was soooo excited (and it’s not even Christmas yet!) I 100% not to, as my DH is really excited too and I couldn’t do it without him, got up and went to the bathroom, then I wanted to cry…
I thought we were completely out for the month, 2 days to AF and brown spotting had to be the precursor to AF, but then out of nowhere it STOPPED and 11 hours later I haven’t seen anther drop!!!! 
Testing for Christmas morning (12dpo) is now back on and my fingers are crossed so tightly my knuckles are white!

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Uhoh! Not so hot

Today is…
TTC month: 3
Cycle Day: 28
Mood: gutted
Well, it definitely wasn’t a triphasic pattern! 
Today my temperature was right back down to 36.6 degrees Celsius, I am absolutely gutted as I really thought this was the start of a triphasic pattern and it clearly isn’t. I’m consoling myself with the fact that it is stil above my cover line and is almost in line with my other post-o-day temperatures but right now that feels almost worthless!

I give up!

Today is…
TTC month: 3
Cycle Day: 30
Mood: intrigued

I give up, I have no idea what is going on now, the cramping yesterday was awful; like the worst AF cramps I have had in a long time, really low down, but today I don’t have any. 
I was convinced that AF was going to be early, but other than the tiniest spotting ever this morning, I have had nothing! I’m secretly hoping this is a good sign and maybe the pain yesterday and this morning were implantation?! 

Who knows? I might not be out after all!

I have had no other symptoms today, just a back ache going out for lunch today. But I was probably just sitting funnily at my desk 😝

Arghh! What is going on?!

Today is…
TTC month: 3
Cycle Day: 28 (7dpo)
Mood: gutted
Well it definitely isn’t a triphasic pattern!

I woke up to a really low temperature of only 36.6 degrees Celsius and I am so disappointed. I was completely confident of my soon to be triphasic pattern yesterday, today’s BBT was a total shock! 
I am trying to not dwell on it too much as 36.6 is still higher than my cover line and my pre-o-day temperatures, but right now it’s all I can think of. 

Feeling hot, hot, hot!

Today is…
TTC month: 3
Cycle Day: 27 (6dpo)
Mood: excited 
I woke up this morning to a MASSIVE temperature spike!!! The last few days I have been balancing between 36.7 and 36.9 degrees Celsius (that’s 98-98.4 for anyone working in farenheight) but this morning I was 37.1 (98.8 degrees Fahrenheit)
 
I have never recorded a temperature this high before, really hope this will be a triphasic pattern! 

Embarking on Cycle 3

This is our third cycle TTC and I really feel like I know what I’m doing this month; I know what I can eat and drink (and more importantly, when!) when I should be taking my OPK tests and generally what to expect.

Today is CD16 which means I am only days away from my fertile week now and I am already hating my long cycles. They aren’t impossibly long, just enough to feel like it is taking FOREVER!!!!

I have really good feelings about this month… I’m certain I will feel like this every month, as I’m generally just an optimistic person. But this month I’m sure is going to be our month!!!!

Also, I realised this morning that if it is our month, then I get to take the first test on Christmas morning… who needs presents after that sort of news?!