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|Wed, 04-11-2012 - 7:33am|
We are only TTC one day out of the month from here on out using the 0+12 method (TTC 12 hours after +OPK) for a girl.
I took an ovulation test yesterday morning at 9am and it was +. I took one at 8pm and it was-. I took another one this morning at 6am- just to double check and it was still negative.
Based on my temps- it looks like I am ovulating today (unless my temps are lower tomorrow), so either way (even though we only had the one day) it looks like we had good timing- around O.
Most people in our families don't believe in a method to TTC a certain gender. The way I explain it is it doesn't guarentee a girl, it's just supposed in increase our chances.
We did everything we were supposed to do for this method (beyond what I already do- take temps, use opk, take vitamins).... I also am on a "girl" diet to create an acidic environment (that allows the girl sperm to survive while killing off the boy sperm) by not eating red meat, potatoes, and tomatoes and eating plenty of chocolate, dairy, and berries. I also had to douche just before bd and record PH (salvia)- should be acidic b/w 5.0- 6.8 (7.0+ is alkaline)... mine was 6.2, so right in the middle. Honestly, I don't want it any lower than that because it would be unsafe/unhealthy. I propped