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#1 of 21 Old 07-20-2005, 11:23 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Anyone care to make a guess?

oops sorry for the type. I think I posted that around 1 am yesterday morning

Mom of a 7 yr old, 4 yr old, and 1 yr old. Wow. How did that happen?
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What do you mean? My baby is "due" on August 6th, but I gotta say, I'm hoping he makeshis appearance sooner than that, like tomorrow...Not that I'm actually expecting that, but I'm still hoping for it.

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i really don't think he'll come early....i'm due the 14th, and i think he'll come within a few days of that....
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If you are talking about when we think the baby will come, rather than our due date.....I'd guess August 1st or anytime that first week. I think I'm waaay too active to go past my due date. If I do go over, I'm sure I could find something to do that would speed things up.

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i would like her to come out next thursday (when i turn 37 wks)!

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I have no clue. No idea of LMP. No idea of conception date. Toward the beginning of the pregnancy I was guessing around the 23rd. At the time I couldn't imagine it had been THAT long since I had a period.

Now I'm thinking that there is no freakin' way this baby will stay in that long. Not with how we're feeling!

I'm gonna say.... Aug 9. Only God knows.

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Well, I'm due the 12th, but I'm really hoping he'll make his appearance the end of this week (I'll be 37 weeks Friday), or next week.
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Baby is due 8/30 according to my OB. Of course they base that on a 28 day cycle- I only have a 26 day cycle. My first baby was 1 week early and I think (know?) this baby will be 1-2 weeks early. My best guess is 8/19 (full moon) or 8/22 (22 is the only lottery number we play that has no significance...started buying lottery tickets when our first was born...)

So- only time will tell for me!

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if I were to go by moon phases and this one is like my other two I will be having this baby the first week of August.
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I'm due the 22nd, but I'm guessing "junior" will wait until his/her sister's birthday on 8/27. The first of many ways to get in her way.....

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I really have no idea. I am due the 20th and my DD was two days after her date. So I think it will be pretty close to the due date. Although, as much BH and stuff as I have, and the pressure I feel already, I would be glad if he came like a week early.

I have a number in my head for his weight... 8lbs. 6 oz. but that is it. I guessed the weight right and my DH guessed the height right with DD.

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I keep imagining it happening around the 19th or 20th, even though that's quite early!! A girl can hope!

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dear goddess.. today would be nice, since it's a full moon and all. :LOL

worse case, she'll come next Thursday, when we're scheduled for.
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I'd like her to arrive after next Tues when I turn 37 weeks. =)

I used to think she'd come late (at the end of August) but now I think she'll come earlier. I've some early labor signs -- loss of weight for one -- and would not be surprised to have her come late next week!
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I find out today when my cerclage is being removed and I suspect that he will arrive shortly after that. My due date is 8/23 but I'm thinking more like the first week of August at the latest.

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I'm guessing the 10th... but I would love for it to be sooner than later!

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Originally Posted by chiro_kristin

I'm gonna say.... Aug 9. Only God knows.

(Krista, if you read this, no cheating on the pool!)
Who, me? :

Me and the kiddos already voted...between the 3 of us I hope somebody guessed close to the 9th! I don't remember my guess but I probably guessed toward the end of August or (gasp!) early Sept.! This was weeks ago though...I would guess differently now.

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Well, I was induced w/ds at 38 weeks (PIH) so I have no idea w/this one. September 7 keeps popping into my head, but Wee Bitty's head is deeply engaged (they couldn't find it at first at my last appointment and were kind of freaking out, I was like, "Well, you've found it every other time, as it hasn't come out, I'm betting it's still in there) so I guess I could go early. I'm really kind of hoping to be one of those women who walks around at 6cm for a week or two completely oblivious - I can dream, right?
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I have no idea. though my guess is the 13th, DH is guessing on the 1st. (I'm due the 8th)

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I'm due the 16th, but I have no idea when she'll actually be born. DD was a week early and I had no clue anything was going to happen until contrax started (although apparently i'd been contracting w/o me knowing it for the past few days - I had to get several NSTs and the contrax showed up on those). She's still pretty small (under 6 lb, approximately anyway) so if I had to guess I'd say she wouldn't come before Aug 1 or 2 (I'll be 38 weeks on Aug 2).

Sorta OT: my neighbor who said she'd watch DD during early labor said something like "Well, try to let me know a few days ahead of time if you know the baby's coming." ???? How am I supposed to know? I actually asked her that and she said I dont' know, I figure you've done it before so you might know. This is the same person who thought she was having indigestion, but it was really labor (she had twins)! I said thanks for having so much confidence in me, but I doubt seriously I'll know days ahead of time.....yeah, we'll be giving birth on Thursday, does that work for you? Lol.

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(they couldn't find it at first at my last appointment and were kind of freaking out, I was like, "Well, you've found it every other time, as it hasn't come out, I'm betting it's still in there)



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