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Postby Andypandy » Wed Sep 11, 2013 10:07 pm

Last time, it appears i could not conceive until completely weaning. I would like to start ttc but not weaning as from next month as DS2 will be 1. Basically not using contraception
. I still have not got AF back. If i get pg in the next 6 months, a vaginal birth is off the cards and i am ok with that.

Does this all sound reasonable?
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Postby Penguin » Wed Sep 11, 2013 10:47 pm

Perfectly reasonable.Good luck and thanks for sharing x
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Postby Esther » Wed Sep 11, 2013 11:02 pm

Good luck xo
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Postby ClOuD_NiNe » Wed Sep 11, 2013 11:25 pm

Sounds reasonable to me. I had to wean completely for my cycles to come back so we could TTC #2. Good luck, I hope you don't have to wean completely this time and it happens for you soon!
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Postby Mintie » Thu Sep 12, 2013 4:20 am

:smt045

Hoping for a smooth & quick ttc journey for you!
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Postby manomummy » Thu Sep 12, 2013 7:15 am

All the best Andy. Hope it's a quick enjoyable journey 8)
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Postby Hippie » Thu Sep 12, 2013 7:57 am

I had to wean completely to conceive DS2 but with this little one I was still feeding, so anything is possible. Good luck.
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Postby nat*4 » Thu Sep 12, 2013 8:29 am

Good luck babe xxx
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Postby marie7 » Thu Sep 12, 2013 9:14 am

Sounds great! My cycles came back both times due to nightweaning. I nightweaned, then went back to night feeding a couple of weeks later, but that was enough to jolt my cycle to make me ovulate....hth and goodluck!! Happy ttc xx
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Postby Snake Hips Mcroy » Thu Sep 12, 2013 9:21 am

Do you know if you we're ovulating last time?

I was the same as Marie7 - cycles came back after significantly cutting feeds and sleeping longer at night. Then got pregnant pretty quickly (2 periods but only one ovulation) - I ended up temping my cycles cause it was screwing with my head not having periods and therefor not knowing if there was a possibility of being pregnant saved me from doing pregnancy tests every fortnight lol
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Postby dellywatts » Fri Sep 20, 2013 8:15 pm

Very reasonable.

My cycle returned with DS when I cut back feeds, I only cut back due to uni placement. So for a month he was only having a morning, evening and overnight feeds. The no day feeds prompted my cycle into action. He was just 1.

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Postby tinag » Sat Sep 21, 2013 9:55 am

Very reasonable! My cycle returned when my son was 13.5 months, no change to his feeding patterns, I guess it just decided to come back :lol:

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Postby JMc » Sat Sep 21, 2013 11:46 am

I think it sounds good, if you're happy with it. How would you feel if you miscarry again? (Sorry, horrible question, but I guess it's worth thinking about
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