Menu Search Account

BFP Stories

Early Pregnancy Symptoms and Big Fat Positives

BFP at 16dpo

I'm older, DH and I thought we would try again last year. After six months and nothing, we resigned ourselves to the fact that we were past our fertility prime and accepted it.
I can't tell you how shocked I was when af was late, then bfp on cd 32!
The only real symptoms I had was one day of feeling super tired (around cycle day 26), two days of pink on the toilet paper after wiping (cycle days 26 & 28), and serious mood swings. I'm almost five weeks and just now getting sore bbs, and frequent urination.
Wasn't trying, but feel so happy and blessed. I wish all of you lovely ladies the best of luck, and keep the faith!

Products used: 

Comments

HI there! Thanks so much for sharing your story. It's nice to see someone "older" share a success story I am 37 and my DH is 53. We are both fairly healthy and we know his sperm count is okay and that my ovarian function and reserve look good. However, I am currently in the 2ww (10 dpo) on cycle 6 and am hoping for the best. In the interest of avoiding unnecessary testing or false negatives, I pretty much don't test until after I'm late. I have various symptoms but nothing that I can say definitively a pregnancy sign. I am tired, my back aches, I have some cramping, increased cm, acne starting, and my nipples are extremely sore-more so than usual. Today, I was urinating freqently. However, I do realize that not ALL cycles will be exactly the same and that all of these symptoms could just be run of the mill PMS. Then again, a lot of women are surprised with BFP's when they thought for sure it was just thier AF gearing up. Anyway, didn't mean to write a book, here. I just thank you for giving some hope and I wish you the very best of luck in your pregnancy! Congratulations!

Thanks Amber, I'm also 37 and wasn't expecting a bfp at all. In fact, I put a tampon in thinking af had shown up early and it was implantation bleeding! I didn't really have any telltale symptoms at the time, but NOW is another story. ;). Best of luck to you, and I know you will get your bfp soon!

I realize this thread is a bit old- But it has made my morning! I'm 37, AF is now 3 days late and a couple BFNs. All the weird things I'm feeling either mean early menopause or a bump right? lol> Maybe us "older" ladies dont have as many hormones to begin with! Thanks again! Congratulations!!!! Have a blessed baby!!!

 

Add new comment

By submitting this form, you accept the Mollom privacy policy.

Recent BFP Stories

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Friday, April 11, 2014

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Monday, April 7, 2014

Sunday, April 6, 2014