Boy or Girl? 21 Old Wives’ Tales That May Tell You*Sleep Position
Pay attention to which way you lay down in bed tonight. If you prefer sleeping on your left side, you’ll have a boy. Right side? You’re pregnant with a girl.
GIRL – I prefer sleeping on my right side, but have been making a solid effort to lie on my left as the circulation is supposed to be better for baby.
Little girls aren’t always sweet. Extreme nausea means you are having a girl.
BOY. Some nausea, but overall no problems (Knock on wood!)
Soft or Dry Hands
If your hands are dry during pregnancy, you are having a boy; soft—expect a girl.
BOY. But my hands are always dry.
Your favorite pregnancy foods may tell you what sex the baby is. If you’re craving citrus while pregnant, you’re having a girl.
GIRL — My cravings have been for fruits and orange juice (among a couple of other things) But I would count orange juice as a citrus fruit
If altering hormones makes your skin break out, expect a girl.
BOY — It broke out at first, and I still have some, but thats not unusual for me, but I'm still gonna say boy.
Graceful or Clumsy Pregnancy
If you feel as though you’re gliding through they day, you’ll have a girl. Stumbling? It’s a boy.
GIRL --- Usually I am pretty clumsy. But not lately.
Face Weight Gain
If your face gets fuller, it means you’re having a girl.
I’ve only just started to gain some weight, so I don’t have the answer for this yet. But when I’ve gained weight in the past, I’ve gained in my face, so — GIRL.
Sugar and Spice Food Cravings
Craving salt during pregnancy? Potato chips, pretzels, and popcorn means a boy is on the way. Need a little something sweet? Ice cream, chocolate, and candy means you’re having a girl.
GIRL. Mmmm, ice cream. I have actually not been craving either, but I seriously don't want ANY of those salty things and normally I LOVE me some popcorn, so definitely girl
If you’re experiencing pregnant mood-swings, expect a baby girl to arrive soon.
GIRL — Although I would say that I haven't been that bad, but Richard may have a difference of opinion.
High or Low Pregnant Belly
If you’re carrying the baby low on your stomach, expect a boy. If it’s high, you’re having a girl.
I don’t think I’m far enough along to answer this, but when I look at my stomach in pictures, it seems to me that my whole stomach is getting larger, not just the lower part, so I'm going with GIRL.
If you’re carrying baby in front, it’s a boy. Is the baby weight spaced all around your middle? It’s a girl.
Same as the last question, but we’ll go with GIRL.
Dangle a chain with a charm over your palm. If it swings back and forth: boy. In a circle: girl.
Model Your Hands
“Show me your hands.” If you would hold your hands palms up it’s a girl. Down? You’re having a boy.
I think that I would show my hands palm down, so I'm gonna say BOY
Get baby advice from a nephew or friend’s little boy. If a toddler boy shows interest in your belly, you’ll have a girl. If he ignores you, it’s a boy.
I don't know any toddlers :(, so I cant go by this one.
Guess the baby’s sex by eating garlic. If the smell seeps out of your pores it’s a boy. If there’s no scent it’s a little girl.
I didn’t try this, but I would guess GIRL since I always smell like garlic after I eat it.
Key to Pregnancy
If you pick up a key by the round end, you’re having a boy. If it’s by the long end? A girl.
It really depends I think, but I am gonna say that I pick them up by the long end. GIRL
Even and Odd Numbers
If your age and year of conception are both even or odd, it’s girl. One even, one odd means a boy.
If the baby’s heart beats more than 150 times per minute, you’re pregnant with a girl. Less than 150, it’s a boy.
GIRL --- 159 BPM
A child tends to be of the same sex as the parent who is less stressed at the time of conception.
I know that I am usually less stressed than Richard, so I am definitely gonna say GIRL on this one.
If you dream about having a girl while pregnant, you will wind up having a boy and vice versa.
I had a dream last night that I had a boy, but they wouldn't let me see it because I couldn't remember his name, yeah, random piece of information LOL --- GIRL.
If your right breast is larger than the left while pregnant, you are having a girl. If the left is larger, it’s a baby boy.
GIRL, need I say more? LOL.
15 for GIRL and 5 for BOY, and one I couldn't answer.
If I belive any of these, it’s overwhelmingly GIRL. But who knows?
So, what do you think? Are we having a boy or a girl? About 90 percent of the people in my life think we’re having a boy, and usually solely on the fact that I haven't had any actual morning sickness, just some nausea.