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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.


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


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?


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.