For a woman trying to have a baby, there's no more agonizing time than the two week wait— the days in between when you ovulate and when you find out if you're pregnant. Many women find themselves obsessing over their body, looking for any symptoms that could mean a bundle of joy is on the way and hoping their period stays away. Every day without Aunt Flow can get your hopes up higher. If you're trying to figure out how to tell if your late periods mean you're pregnant, there are some signs that could mean more than others.
Of course, there's no definitive way to know that you're pregnant without taking a test. Some women feel convinced that they're feeling pregnancy symptoms, only to realize that they're confusing them with the extremely similar symptoms of premenstrual syndrome (PMS). But there are some subtle differences between the signs that you're period is on the way and the signs that there's a bun in the oven.
Here are five signs that could very well mean you're pregnant and not just late.