12 Women Who Swear by Natural Family Planning for Birth Control

loving coupleI was recently hanging out with a group of friends who are all moms and the conversation turned to sex -- specifically how to have more sex but not more babies. I'm happily on Team Snip Snip, so I'm covered, but I admit I was surprised to discover that using fertility awareness method (FAM) or natural family planning (NFP) was way more common than I would have guessed.


Although using the birth control pill is still by far the most common birth control method, I discovered that the women who use FAM/NFP are a passionate minority who want you to know why charts and thermometers have replaced pills and condoms in their bedrooms.

Read on to find out why more women than you might expect swear by these methods.


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