Light spotting and cramping can be common during early pregnancy. It is often caused by implantation bleeding, which occurs when the fertilized egg attaches itself to the uterine lining. This can cause some mild cramping and light spotting that may appear as a light pink color. In most cases, this type of spotting is nothing to be concerned about and is considered normal. However, it's always a good idea to consult with your healthcare provider if you have any concerns or if the symptoms worsen. They will be able to provide you with personalized advice based on your specific situation.