How to Learn

How to Judge Changes in Cervix

My wife and I have just started using NFP three months ago. We have not had any formal training, but have read and frequently go back to “The Art of Natural Family Planning” to answer our questions. The one question I can not seem to get a handle on is in checking the cervix. My wife has... [Read more...]

Breastfeeding and Confused

Hi, I am fully breastfeeding my almost 7 month old baby. My periods have not returned. However every so often I have light pink spotting. I am up and down during the night with my son and am unable to get correct temps for charting. I seem to have EWCM almost all the time and am confused as how to chart,... [Read more...]

Integrating Fertility Following Reversal of Tubal Ligation

I am 40 yrs old and had a tubal ligation reversal approx. 5 yrs ago for moral reasons. I conceived 3 children. I had fully intended to use the NFP method until menopause. But I have been confused about how to keep track of my temps while breastfeeding a very wakeful baby. Also I notice my cervical mucus... [Read more...]

Cliff Notes on NFP

My wife and I started NFP, kind of, a few years ago. We weren’t strict practitioners since we had an “if we get pregnant fine, if not, fine” attitude. This worked fine, but now our second child is on the way and we’d like to space. We bought the “Art of Natural Family Planning”... [Read more...]

Using NFP When Coming Off Depo

I am a 22yr. old married woman (no kids)currently on Depo-Provera. I’ve recently learned the truth about pharmaceuticals and birth control in general and have decided to switch to NFP permanently. My question is, how do i begin the NFP lifestyle when I no longer have periods? I have been using... [Read more...]

Taking Charge Of Your Fertility

Hello, My fiance is learning NFP using a book entitled “Taking Charge of Your Fertility.” It uses the ‘Fertility Awareness Method’ and has its own website at I have a few questions: 1. Does this book have the information she’ll need to effectively learn... [Read more...]