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21 Truths About Trying To Get Pregnant

Two words: egg whites.

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1. After years of trying to *not* get pregnant, this is going to take a little bit of getting used to.

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You feel totally betrayed that it can actually be kind of complicated to make it happen on purpose.

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5. You will become unreasonably excited by the ability to stretch your cervical mucus between your thumb and forefinger.

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Yes, I know that's revolting if you're not TTC. And if you don't know what TTC stands for, then why are you reading this post?

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15. EVERYTHING will make you think you're pregnant.

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Boobs sore? PREGNANT.

Out of breath? PREGNANT.

Heartburn that's clearly from eating a Sriracha and onion sandwich? PREGNANT.

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