Check out the Best Porn Sites for an ad-free browsing experience!

Taking the journey to parenthood together.

11,777 subscribers a community for 6 years, 1 month

last post 5 days ago [+]

Our Rules

Posting a BFP? Our weekly BFP post is stickied on the main page of /r/TryingForABaby!

This group is for anyone trying to get pregnant and to ask/give advice on getting pregnant. Be supportive!

If you see something spammy or derogatory posted please report it & message the mods! Thanks!

When discussing fertility there is NO SUCH THING AS TMI!

This subreddit contains scores of posts with detailed descriptions about completely natural bodily processes (of both sexes) on the topic of getting pregnant.

Our Sub Links

Planning a Pregnancy

New to TFAB!

Helpful Links/Info/Wiki/FAQ

App and Product Recommendations

OPK info


How To Tell If Your Wondfos Are Counterfeit

Links to our info posts! Everything from meds, doc visits, etc.

Rules/How to post BFPs/OPKs

How to add flair

Link Flair

BFP Archive & Conception Stories

TFAB Chat!

We have a chat! Click here to log in!

Got your BFP, wondering what subreddit to visit next?

Helpful Acronyms!

(Acronyms are not mandatory, but are useful to know, and do help to shorten your own posts / replies)

  • AF: Aunt Flow (your period)
  • BBT: Basal body temperature
  • BD: baby dance - aka SEX (No need to be PG here)
  • BFP/BFN: Big Fat Positive / Big Fat Negative
  • CD: Cycle day
  • CM : Cervical Mucus
  • CP: Chemical pregnancy
  • DD: Darling daughter
  • DH: Dear Husband
  • DPO: Cycle date post ovulation
  • DS: Darling son
  • ENDO: Endometriosis
  • EWCM : eggwhite CM (good fertile stuff)
  • FMU: First morning urine
  • FP: Follicular phase
  • FRER: First response early result pregnancy test
  • FTM: First time mom
  • HPT: Home pregnancy test
  • HSG: Hysterosalpingogram
  • IUI: Intrauterine insemination
  • IVF: In vitro fertilization
  • LO: Little one
  • LP: Luteal phase
  • LPD: Luteal Phase Defect
  • MC: Miscarriage
  • MFI: Male Factor Infertility
  • NTNP: Not Trying, Not Preventing
  • O: Ovulating / ovulation
  • OPK : Ovulation Predictor Kit
  • POAS: Pee on a stick
  • PCOS: Polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • RE: Reproductive endocrinologist
  • SA: Semen analysis
  • SMEP: Sperm Meets Egg Plan
  • SO: Significant other
  • TTC: Trying to Conceive
  • 2WW or TWW: * 2 week wait (post ovulation)
  • WTO: Waiting To Ovulate

Related Sub-Reddits

TTC Related:

















Pregnancy Related:







Pregnancy Loss/Support:





For Dads




Post Pregnancy:









Specialty Subs:





this reddit has been tagged

keeping track of 1,057,921 reddits