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#1 of 68 Old 09-02-2008, 07:51 PM - Thread Starter
 
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We had a thread in my last DDC and thought why don't we do one. I think it will be cute to look back on...

It will be as follows:

UserName:

*Due Date*:
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length:
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman:
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names:
Actual Baby name:

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*Due Date*: 5/2/09-I think it will be closer to 5/5/09
Actual Birth Date: 4/24/09

Guess of Gender: Boy
Actual Gender of baby: girl

Weight and Length: 8lbs 4 oz/20.5 inches
Actual Weight and Length: 7 lbs/19 inches

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Mom
Baby actually looks like: Mom/Big brother - who looks like......mom

Possible baby names:no clue
Actual Baby name: Esme Amelia

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*Due Date*: April 26th
Actual Birth Date: April 26th

Guess of Gender: girl u/s showed boy!
Actual Gender of baby: boy!

Weight and Length: 7# 2oz and 20"
Actual Weight and Length: 8 lbs and 21"

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Mom
Baby actually looks like: Mom

Possible baby names: Clover
Actual Baby name: Griffin Nicholas

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*Due Date*: May 5, but predict May 19
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender Male
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 8 pounds 2 ounces
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Dad
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Abbott, Stuart, Arden, no ideas for girls yet.
Actual Baby name:
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*Due Date*: 5/7/09 but hoping for 5/5/09
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: girl
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 7 lbs, 4 oz and 19.75 inches
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Mom
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Helena or Clive
Actual Baby name:
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*Due Date*: May 1st
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender Boyand Girl
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 6lbs. 8oz /19.5in.
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman:Mom
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Isaac, Aaron, Joshua,Emme
Actual Baby name:

See if the mods will sticky this and thanks!!

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*Due Date*: May 18 (my birthday guess is May 10)
Actual Birth Date: May 15

Guess of Gender: girl
Actual Gender of baby: boy.. I'm going to give myself "points" for this one, because a few weeks after posting my guess I felt boy so strongly I may as well have been able to see through my skin and see for myself. I should have updated my guess then!

Weight and Length: 8lbs 8oz, 19.5 inches
Actual Weight and Length: 10lbs 2oz, 22 inches

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: me! dd is her daddy's clone, so I need one that takes after me, lol
Baby actually looks like: cant really tell yet

Possible baby names: River for a boy, Athena for a girl
Actual Baby name: Haven't decided yet

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Sounds fun!

UserName: zejh

*Due Date*: May 1st
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: boy
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 9lbs (that's what I was!) 20in
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: dad
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Hoping to use my two grandfathers' names if it's a boy... dh has more imaginative ideas. Basically, nothing agreed upon, boy or girl.
Actual Baby name:

Emily
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*Due Date*: May 9th or 10th (But I'm guessing the 17th which is my b-day)
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: Girl (I hope)
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 8 lbs 7oz and 20"
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Dad (I hope)
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Iris Eilan
Actual Baby name:

Emily mother to Colin 5/3/2009
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*Due Date*:May 1st (think it will be the 6th)
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender Boy
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length:10 lbs 1 oz 22 inches(DS was 9.75lbs, they get bigger???)
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman:Mom
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names:Girl-Iris, Boy?
Actual Baby name:

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yay, i love threads like this!


UserName: itsang

*Due Date*: may 7, 2009
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: girl
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 8 lbs. even; 19"
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: papa's skin tone & mama's features
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: lottie or phaedra for a girl...arlo or asher for a boy
Actual Baby name:

baby arlo is now earthside! 11.23.2009
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Ooh, fun!

UserName: Mei Mei

*Due Date*: May 5th
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: girl
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 6lbs 5oz, 18.25 inches
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Daddy
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Edmund, Leo, Beatrix, Irina
Actual Baby name:
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*Due Date*: May 3, 2009
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: Boy
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 7lbs. 10oz.
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Dad
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: No clue!
Actual Baby name:
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*Due Date*: EDD is April 27, but I'd guess May 9
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: boy
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 9 lbs. 20 in.
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: like his brother, Casimir
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Adlai Tavish, Cosmo Tynain
Actual Baby name
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UserName: cebmom97

*Due Date*: May 10
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender Boy
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 8lbs 2oz 21in
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Mom
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Noah or Sophia
Actual Baby name:
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This is fun!!

UserName: mamaw/two


*Due Date*: May 1st (My b-day guess is May 14th)
Actual Birth Date: May 19th

Guess of Gender: Girl
Actual Gender of baby: Boy

Weight and Lenth: 8lbs 14oz. 20 1/2"
Actual Weight and Lenth: 8lbs 15oz 21"

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Mom
Baby actually looks like: none of us!

Possible baby names: Grace Mae or Patrick Carson
Actual Baby name: Patrick Carson
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*Due Date*: 5/15/09
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: Boy not so much guess as wish! U/S says BOY!
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 8lb 10oz 21.8" (I was almost 10!)
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: hopefully a nice cocktail of us both!
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Girl Athena Deanna Boy Undecided Boy name Sirius Jacques
Actual Baby name:

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Haha, wrong DDC, sorry. This is cool though!

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Sometimes the greener grass is actually AstroTurf, a false promise and nothing more.
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*Due Date*: May 3, 2009 I am guessing May 5, 2009
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: Boy (This is my Donor's prediction, not mine)
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: ??
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: I hope a mix of myself and Donor.
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Don't want to post them...
Actual Baby name:

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*Due Date*: April 26, although my guess is May 10
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: I'm feeling girl
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Lenth: 8.5, 21"
Actual Weight and Lenth:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: like their older brother
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: boy-Arlo girl-Rue
Actual Baby name:

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See if the mods will sticky this and thanks!!
Done. Requested.

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I'll play...

User name: EmSzatmary

Due Date: May 2, but I think May 8
Actual birth date:

Guess of gender: Boy
Actual gender:

Weight and length: 7lb 8oz / 20 in
Actual weight/length:

I think baby will look more like: Dad
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: I haven't gotten that far yet...
Actual name:

Mommy to sweet baby Rhys born 7/15
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*Due Date*: around May 11
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: Girl
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: I say 7lb 10oz, and DH says ~8lbs; 19 1/2"
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Mom
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: that's a secret
Actual Baby name:

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*Due Date*: 5/13
Actual Birth Date:

Guess of Gender: GIRL! :
Actual Gender of baby:

Weight and Length: 6lbs 3oz, 19in (my last baby was small full term)
Actual Weight and Length:

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Mom
Baby actually looks like:

Possible baby names: Larry III if boy, girl is undecided
Actual Baby name:

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This should be very interesting to look back on!

UserName: RasJane

*Due Date*: 5/11 but I'm guessing earlier
Actual Birth Date:April 29

Guess of Gender: girl
Actual Gender of baby:Girl

Weight and Length: over 9 pounds and around 22-23 inches, my first was 8.5
Actual Weight and Length: 6 lb 4 oz waaay off!

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: probably a mix again, but I'm hoping for someone who looks like me!
Baby actually looks like: Can't really decide, but she seems to look like me.

Possible baby names: Miriam or Catherine
Actual Baby name: Miriam Leah
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*Due Date*: May 16 (ftr, DH is betting it'll be 5dys early, I've NEVER had an early baby)
Actual Birth Date: May 17th

Guess of Gender: DH and I both think boy.
Actual Gender of baby: Boy

Weight and Length: DH says 7.5lbs, I say 7.13lbs. No clue on length.
Actual Weight and Length: 6lbs 13.5oz 19 3/4" (boy were we off! )

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Dad
Baby actually looks like: Dad and big siblings

Possible baby names: Keeping this one quiet. Boys name is already a definite. NO clue on a girls name.
Actual Baby name: Griffin Davis

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*Due Date*: May 20th
Actual Birth Date: May 17th

Guess of Gender: My gender vibes are all over the place, I guess girl now but I think boy
Actual Gender of baby: GIRL!

Weight and Length: 7ish pounds, 20-21 inches
Actual Weight and Length: 7lbs. 4oz, 19.5 inches long

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: A combination of both, just like big brother
Baby actually looks like: Definitely dad

Possible baby names: No clue yet, I have some searching to do
Actual Baby name: Laine Caroline

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*Due Date*: May 8 or 9
Actual Birth Date: May 11

Guess of Gender I'm guessing a girl. My son thinks it is a girl and so does my husband.
Actual Gender of baby: Boy!

Weight and Length: 8 lb. 5 oz. 21"
Actual Weight and Length: 8 lb. 4oz. 9 3/4"

I think baby will look more like Mom/Dad/Milkman: Papa
Baby actually looks like: Papa

Possible baby names: Cannot say as of yet (We really only had girl names)
Actual Baby name: Finian James
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