I love being pregnant and I love breastfeeding. Sometimes the two don’t work together so well though. Trying to conceive while breastfeeding is difficult for a lot of women.
I know a lot of you are going to think I’m actually insane for saying this but I wanted to start trying for another baby pretty much as soon as Henry was born. I know, I know… There were a couple reasons for my crazy intention:
Henry has always been a good sleeper (don’t shoot me)
My body is designed to host little humans, and as such, I love being pregnant
My siblings and I are all super close in age and I’ve always wanted the same for my children
So this was my plan and I thought it would be super easy for me to get pregnant again. I mean, it worked the first time right? We started actively trying to conceive when Henry was just 8 months old, but nothing happened. Month after month. Pregnancy test after pregnancy test. There would be that one lonely line.Read on