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Old 09-14-2011, 12:40 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hi everyone, i ec'd my 2 boys, but now im having a girl. Is there anything i should know aobut ec'ing a girl?  Do i need to get different stuff? Should i be more careful about avoiding infections? On the other hand,  some things might be a lot easier, like the middle of the night pee. It was always hard to get that in the right place, but with a girl, much easier i imagine, and none of that squirting all over your face! That was fun

 

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You got the trickier gender out of the way first! Girls are easy!  No aiming, just wipe front to back after poos, and yes nighttime is a breeze--I barely even woke up when holding dd over a bucket beside the bed.  I just laid down a towel under the bucket for any overspray but that was rarely an issue.  As for me, I am adjusting to ec'ing a boy.  We are having great success catching poos but pees are definitely messier than with dd, nor have I figured out a good nighttime strategy yet.  But ds is only 11 days old so I'm sure we'll get there eventually... Good luck to you!


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Thankyou mumtosarah. Its nice to get an encouraging response. Phew! Its gonna be easier :-)

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I second that my girl was way more easy to ECed. For some reason just are more in tune.


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