Conception

Fertile Focus Ovulation Microscope Saliva Based Fertility Test

It can be very useful to test for ovulation when trying to conceive. This is because an egg only survives for 24 – 48 hours after being released. Ovulation Predictor Kits (OPKs) are therefore used to pinpoint ovulation. If I can see that ovulation is predicted to happen in the next day or two, it can… Continue reading Fertile Focus Ovulation Microscope Saliva Based Fertility Test

Conception

Pineapple and Pomegranate To Help Implantation

Well what a month it has been! I used cheap but useful (and hopefully, accurate!) Ovulation Predictor Kit (OPK) urine strips and Fertile Focus‘ rather ingenious re-usable Ovulation Microscope Saliva Based Fertility Test. I really do believe that we identified when I ovulated this cycle and that we managed to do our best to conceive. Now begins the… Continue reading Pineapple and Pomegranate To Help Implantation

Conception

Do Cheap OPKs (Ovulation Predictor Kits) Work?

Remember how you used contraception with the thought that pregnancy was looming around every corner?! 😀 It turns out it’s not that simple! Every month, an egg is released. Once released, an egg only actually survives for between 12 to 24 hours if it is not fertilised. There’s only a small window each month during… Continue reading Do Cheap OPKs (Ovulation Predictor Kits) Work?