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    Default Want hubby to feel baby kick!!!

    Hi all,

    Im currently 23weeks pregnant and have been able to feel the baby kick for the past couple of weeks but still cant feel it from the outstide.

    When do you think hubby and I will be able to hold my tummy and feel the baby kick??? Im desparate to share this with my husband as I know he is keen to feel the little kicks...

    Let me know your stories please

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    My DP didn't feel bub kick till I was about 30 weeks. It takes a while for them to build up the strength for the kicks to be felt from the outside

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    I think my first was about 26 weeks and similar with 2nd. This one a bit earlier

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    I'm 23 weeks tomoro and bubs kicks can be felt from outside... If only hubby had the patience!!! After a few minutes he gives up thinking bub won't kick. Men!!

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    Shouldn't be too long before you can, I had the same impatience as I felt bub move from 17 weeks but took til around 23 weeks for hubby to feel from the outside and even then it was very slight. 26 weeks came and he started to feel much more.

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    You'll be able to very soon Then you'll feel them on the outside more and more. At nearly 40wks i can see big feet buldging out and DP loves to feel the little lumps. Its very special for the partner and makes it very real

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    Thanks everyone for your replies. Hubby felt 1 slight movement over the weekend which was nice. Hopefully in the next few weeks this will increase.


 

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