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  #41  
January 24th, 2011, 10:33 PM
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My SO and I spent 6 yrs off and on trying to get pregnant with no success, so long story short, now that I can get pregnant, I will happily take them as they come. I honestly don't care if this baby is a boy or a girl.
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January 24th, 2011, 11:58 PM
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Nope, I have one of each already. I been getting such strong boy vibes(I also would rather a boy) and was right with my first two so if baby turns out to be girl we will be shocked but perfectly happy to give DD a sister.
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January 25th, 2011, 06:16 AM
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Yes. And I know I will get over it, but the truth is I want a girl very much.
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January 25th, 2011, 06:56 AM
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I *think* this one is a girl (although I thought that about DS as well), but with timing of dtd, ovulation, and if you put any stock in the Shettles method, this one is probably also a boy. I am totally happy either way. I though with DS that I would be very disappointed if it was a boy, but he arrived, I fell completely in love, and couldn't imagine it any other way!!!
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January 25th, 2011, 10:03 AM
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I am really torn. We think this will probably be our last baby, so there's part of me that thinks I should want a girl, but I kinda want 2 boys.....I have no idea what to think so I'll just be happy with what I get.
But hey, maybe if it's a girl DH will wanna try for another so we get our 2 boys
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January 25th, 2011, 10:40 AM
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I know I already posted...
I don't think there's anything wrong with being a little disappointed with the gender (I mean we are all human) especially if you already have 2 boys or 2 girls and really want the opposite sex just once! I really want us to have a boy first and know I may possibly be a tiny bit disappointed (at first) if it's a girl, but I know I'll get over it! I just can't wait to find out!!!

I am happy to see that no one is ridiculing others for how they feel!
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January 26th, 2011, 09:20 AM
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So far there are 9 girls in this generation on DH's side of the family He has a brother and 3 cousins - his brother has 2 girls, we have 2 girls, one cousin has 2 girls and another cousin has 3 girls. He has another cousin they are not as close to, that has 1 boy (and 1 girl, but not biological) so that's the only boy so far.

I'm also VERY worried about gender disappointment from our families. With so many girls, I know everyone is itching for a boy and we're the "last hope" on the DH's side. On my side, I think my family would be happy to see us with a boy, but would also be excited for a girl, since we have a mix of each. I still see a lot of people saying "Oh, it's another girl" if we find out at the u/s and thier lack of excitement I think would bring me down some, ya know?
yep I know exactly how you feel. my brother has even said he hopes it's a boy, will take pressure of him and his wife to finally start having kids. because everyone will just be super excited about my boy....
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January 26th, 2011, 09:31 AM
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We have no preference, but we've got three boys, and one girl already; part of me knows another little boy will be easier, but I think Elizabeth could use a little sister to balance out the estrogen in our home. As long as I have a term baby, we'll be thrilled!
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January 26th, 2011, 09:35 AM
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Haha, boys are so much easier! That's one reason I kind of hope it's a boy, but I won't be sad if it's a girl, the clothes are cuter
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January 26th, 2011, 10:24 AM
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We already have 2 daughters so having a son would be awesome! DH has 1 sister and I have 2 sisters BUT neither of us have a brother. So, for us it would be different to have a boy in our families. We would love to have a son.

With that being said-----I have ALWAYS wanted 3 children, but for the longest time DH wasn't on board with having 3. I respected his decision-----although it did make me sad knowing that I would have 2 kids and not 3. However, one day he came home from work and said he had been thinking about it for a long time and he had changed his mind. He had also decided that 3 was a good number. So, I am ecstatic and thankful that I am pregnant right now and we will have our 3!

This will DEFINITELY be our last baby (we are 98% certain)-----so yes I know I will be disappointed if I don't get a son-----BUT I will get the 3 kids I had always wanted-----so that makes me happy. I am also glad that 3 is also the number of kids DH wants-----even if his decision was a little delayed......it feels GREAT to agree on something that is sooooo important!
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