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Fertility Friday Podcast Interview – Charting Questions

I’m back on the Fertility Friday podcast! This time, Lisa and I handle some common charting questions. I’m too lazy!! How can I make this work? How much work is actually involved in using the Fertility Awareness Method? Should I keep the predictor setting on my charting app? What are the reasons besides pregnancy that could make my period late? What does vaginal cell slough look like? Is it real? And how do I tell the difference between vaginal cell…

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Fertility Friday Podcast – Cycle Charting and Menstrual Irregularities

My friend and colleague Lisa Hendrickson-Jack invited me to help her kick off her new Fertility Friday podcast. We’ve known each other for more than a decade. She and I were part of a small collective that founded the Fertility Awareness Charting Circle Edmonton. It was really fun reminiscing with her and talking about our experiences with cycle charting. I’m featured on episodes 2 and 3. FFP 002 | Fertility Awareness Method Cycle Charting | Rose Yewchuk In this episode…

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Dark Nights, Bright Lights

How seasonal shifts in light and darkness affect moods, weight gain, and fertility Living in a northern city like Edmonton, it’s impossible not to notice the wild swings in daylight from season to season. At the summer Solstice in June, we have just over 17 hours of daylight, whereas at the winter Solstice in December, it dwindles to a mere seven and a half hours. Many cultures have a tradition of gathering with family and friends to eat, drink and…

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Praise for Rose!

"Between my two pregnancies, I closely monitored my Basal Body Temperature and casually observed my mucous patterns so that I was well aware of what was going on in my body as we tried to conceive.

Because I could see the shift in temperature when I had ovulated, I knew that the cramping I felt about 12 days later was actually implantation rather than the onset of my period. It felt a little different too, just on one side of my uterus, which I may not have noticed if not for the awareness I gained from charting."

— Lisa Lunn, Fertility Awareness Charting Circle, Edmonton