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    Default Old wives tales - any right for you?

    We just found out we have a 95% chance of a little girl. But I already knew that as the old wives tales said so lol
    Just wondering if they worked for you.
    I had the following and it all came back as a girl:
    Pimples
    Belly line only to my navel
    Bicarb test
    Cabbage test
    Chinese gender test
    Ring test
    Heart rate was at girl rate
    Morning sickness

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    I didn't do the 'tests' but the wives tales were wrong for me! I had morning sickness (but not really bad, no vomiting), carried low and all out the front, no sweet cravings, clear skin. Everyone said I was having a boy... I had a girl

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    Chinese gender chart has been right for all 4 of my children

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    Quote Originally Posted by mumtobodie View Post
    Chinese gender chart has been right for all 4 of my children
    Yep. Same here!

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    Chinese gender chart was right for my Ds but everything else was wrong. Bicarb, wedding ring, I craved sweet drinks and food had terrible morning sickness.

    Actually did carry really low with DS which is another that was true.

    P2 B what was that about stomach above navel- font think I heard that one.

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    Oh and DS's heart rate was in the 160's right up to birth!!!

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    Apparently Meld If the lines to the navel it's a girl if it goes past the navel it's a boy

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    These said girl for us:
    Pimples (my skin is terrible since being pregnant)
    Wedding ring test
    Baking soda
    Morning sickness
    High heart rate
    There are a few more but can't remember the rest!

    We are having a boy. The only thing that said boy was the Chinese Gender chart.

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    What line? The linea one? I don't have mine yet. Baby does feel higher this time like really hard above the naval and jiggly fat below the naval.

    Do you think this counts?

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    Only Chinese gender prediction and carrying low was right for DS.
    But Chinese gender prediction was wrong for my SIL and she carried high and also has a son.
    It has a 50% chance of being right. Good odds I would say!!


 

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