(and yes I stank!!) This action cannot be undone. If your craving is more towards the citrus side, like oranges, you may be carrying a baby boy. With my daughter I had a general spicy food craving- chips and salsa, hot cheez its, jalape\361os, Mexican food with that super hot green sauce, spicy chinese, etc. Invented 700 years ago for the imperial family in the Qing dynasty, the Chinese gender prediction chart is incredibly simple and fun to use (even if it’s not supported by … To use this feature subscribe to Mumsnet Premium - get first access to new features see fewer ads, and support Mumsnet. And am loving olives for the saltiness! Lo and behold, 3 weeks ago to the day our little girl popped out. How many weeks are you coppernoddle?I'm currently in the grip of ms with fourth pregnancy so just forcing something down is flavour of the day right now rather than any cravings but...DD - noneDS1 - none!DS2 - For about a week I was downing a pint of cold, cold milk - I NEVER drink milk. #4 golcarlilly, Mar 26, 2009. Even though this doesn’t have any scientific support, many women tell that they experienced the same. My luck, we'd have another girl!! There's really no way of knowing, but it's fun comparing symptoms like cravings to pass the time. Stumbling? I have craved orange juice so much which is apparently a tell tale sign that the baby is a girl. The garlic test. long. Eggs and breakfast food too! Are you sure you want to delete your comment? Would it show? Baked breaded onions - that's easy just slice up some onions and dip them in beaten eggs. Hate to break it to you but the only way to know for sure is either the Harmony blood test, or when the baby is born. So I settled for a cooked mackerel and ate the whole thing in the car on the way home from town!! Coppernoodle I was so worried that the baby would be in awkward position and we wouldn't be able to find out so I drank a bottle of coke beforehand as I know it makes him wriggle. This discussion is archived and locked for posting. Yes, craving onions. LOL!! R u craving em? If your age and year of conception are both even or odd, it's girl. Face Weight Gain If your face gets fuller, it means you’re having a girl. This is my third pregnancy and I have two little girls (5&4). Tammy "I got a sudden craving for granny smith apple segments with cheese. Even though this doesn't have any scientific support, many women tell that they experienced the same. I'm pregnant with 3rd and as with previous 2 (both boys) I haven't necessarily had cravings, but have found I could only eat certain foods in the early weeks to deal with the sickness:DS1 - scampi flavour fries/frazzles & applesDS2 - McDonalds Hash browns & satsumasDC3 (only 7 weeks but prob a boy too!) My friend was told she was having a girl until two days before her baby shower, at her 37 week ultrasound she learned that...whoops! - hula hoops and applesA theme emerging here for salty/savoury/potatoey foods and fresh fruit! This pregnancy anything dairy n at the min cakes n its a girl!! Even though this doesn't have any scientific support, many women tell that they experienced the same. Brilliant!! !Think I'm going to have to wait patiently!! It's just for fun. Weird. Pickles that is... Not pickled onions. The second 'd' is daughter, 's' is son, 'h' is husband, 'p' is partner' - I'm sure you can work out any others you come across knowing it indicates a close personal relationship/relation). At the beginning of my pregnancies all I could keep down and dreamt about too was chip butties! Here are my symptoms- Im extremley bloated, infact i gained weight from the day i found out im pregnant- but im finally starting to balance out. I crave em even when im not prego. Another theory suggests that cravings for some foods developed during human evolution as a way to reduce morning sickness. I had all the signs of a boy - all up front bump, savory cravings, all the mad things like how a wedding ring swung when held above the bump, a 'feeling' that it was a boy. Is that for a girl or boy?! It’s a common old wives’ tale that craving sweet snacks means you’re having a girl, while a hankering for salty, savory foods means you’re pregnant with a boy. Craving for meat is considered as a factor that will help women guess that they are carrying a baby boy. Gender is visable at 14 weeks So, cravings..When pregnant with DS1&2 i craved the smell of muddy spuds. We strive to provide you with a high quality community experience. One even, one odd means a boy. or 'Dingbat' ). I don't think anyone said it was 100%. There really funny!!! All the food craving, baking soda pee tests, Raamzi guesses and other such nonsense won't give you a conclusive answer. Later in the pregnancies I couldn't get enough cold milk but that was due to the heartburn. I was just wondering for those of you that have or had pickle cravings while pregnant what you had or are having?? I never went out and bought blue clothes because of it. Please whitelist our site to get all the best deals and offers from our partners. The views expressed in community are solely the opinions of participants, and do not reflect those of What to Expect. I've been going mad on these lately." 2 1/2 weeks to wait!! Report as Inappropriate. 4th baby - bacon n chocolate not together tho (girl). Coppernoddle Sat 05-Mar-11 12:49:54. X mommyof3girls March 2012 Permalink. Walked past the market fish monger yesterday and could of quite happily sat and ate all the fish, uncooked!!! !I don't really understand the slang of dd or ds? I guess I'll have to wait and see if the completely different cravings means a boy or means nothing at all! Onions are part of the garlic family and share many of the same benefits. I craved em w all 3 of my girls. To think this is easier and he does ‘get a break’, DH can’t be arsed to sit at table for Christmas dinner, To not find it unusual that my children still live with me, To say "Sod it" and call in to work to ask if I can work, Do you have questions about car maintenance or opinions on your previous experiences when sorting out an MOT or service? An insatiable craving for tomatoes or tomato … sickykitty. We keep them up because there are a ton of great conversations here and we believe you deserve to see them all. Cravings for salty or even protein-rich foods mean it might be a boy. Im craving fruit so it could really lean closer to a boy in that sence??? I thought a mothers intuition would tell me girl or boy, but nope, i have no idea!!!! I’m confuse now. (I had horrible morning sickness).. #4: If your pregnant with a boy, you have a basket ball tummy. Orange. Normally, I am not a sweets person at all. They are some bizarre cravings!! Apr 2nd '09. HLSalter, good idead! Well, that just means you’re pregnant.) Apple juice and chocolate milk, also ice lollies although think this was a thirst/ feeling hot thing - girlMy friend orange juice and chocolate milk - girlWouldn't call them cravings as such - just a preference for something I liked anyway. I ate a whole bag of sweet juicy oranges in one day! Posted 07/05/2015 . Onions are a good source of dietary fiber, Vitamin B6, Folate, Potassium and Manganese, and a very good source of Vitamin C. Looking deeper we find onions are beneficial in reducing cholesterol levels. I also had a specific craving for those bagged powdered donuts which I don't even like normally that lasted the entire pregnancy. Jumpingforjuly, I think they say that as the amniotic fluid surrounding a girl tends to be sweeter than a boy, hence you crave sweeter things!But even still, people who are convinced there having one due to what they've been eating always seem to have the other! I can't stomach much of anything, but did have a craving for a veggie sub with a specific type of Italian dressing and banana peppers. How? Add message | Report. But it had to be chippy gravy.With DS3 it wasn't a craving as such - i had an overwhelming desire to lick metallic lime green cars. Even US can be wrong. Haha. This is page 1 of 1 (This thread has 18 messages.). All eggs contain an X chromosome, while sperm can have an X or a Y chromosome. My mum used to make me grilled cheese sandwiches and tomato soup for lunch when I had bellyache. I normally have a savoury tooth but I've been fancying cake alot lately. Posted 07/05/2015. That said I've also been craving corned beef :s lmao. It’s a boy. It's a boy! Ask Quick Lane, https://www.mumsnet.com/Talk/mumsnet_surveys/a4112595-MNer-with-at-least-one-car-in-your-household-Take-this-survey-100-voucher-to-be-won, Share your imaginative play tips with The LEGO Group: £200 voucher to be won, Talk widget showing discussions of the day & trending threads, Subscribe to Mumsnet emails direct to your inbox. Reply. If you’re craving citrus while pregnant, you’re having a girl. Now I understand!I'm 17 weeks, my 20 week scan is on the 24th march, but my friend had hers and they couldn't see! CRAVINGS FOR BOY OR GIRL BUBS Sign in to follow this . Read on to learn the science behind pregnancy cravings and your best option for an accurate gender prediction test. At first, all embryos look the same regardless of sex. Several theories attempt to explain why food cravings occur in pregnancy. Also corn chips/Doritos. So the theory of craving sweets for girls is ringing true for me..... Share this post . I ate cake, candy and ice cream with both of my boys. Is anyone craving/craved pickles during pregnancy? If yes did you have or having a boy or a girl? Pickled onions, salt and vinegar crisps, salted peanuts, pork scratchings = girl. I am not sure how onions help to close the wound, but there must be a connection since my body feels much better after I have my onions They say sweet for a girl and savoury for boy! This action cannot be undone. Use of this site is subject to our terms of use and privacy policy. natashalynn March 2012 Permalink. We found out on Thursday that we are having a little boy. mommyof3girls March 2012 Permalink. We respect everyone’s right to express their thoughts and opinions as long as they remain respectful of other community members, and meet What to Expect’s Terms of Use. I had few aversions and mild nausea that time. We work hard to share our most timely and active conversations with you. My house looks like the tropics! I loved sweets and spicy food with my daughter. HLSalter, cold big macs!! This one so far no cravings just super bad food aversions. Every old wives tale said my daughter was going to be a boy. So far most anything sweet except certain fruit makes my stomach turn, and I'm having a hard time with any protein at all. Learn more about. Then you have a healthy onion treat without all the grease. I have two kids and I craves spicy with both and I have a boy and a girl haha, Last pregnancy I hated sweets. But this pregnancy has hit me really hard, and I'm eating totally different things than my girls!I'm well into fish! (And if you’re craving everything? Pickle Cravings = Boy or Girl?? My boss is trying to say it's a boy if you eat candy because she had a girl and never ate sweets. I also craved cold big macs for a couple of weeks, DD - rice puddingDS1 - ice cubesDS2 - orange juice, DS undercooked meat DD fruitDC3 cheese and cereal, Pickled onions, salt and vinegar crisps, salted peanuts, pork scratchings = girl. #1 KellyC75, May 3, 2010 ~RedLily~ Well-Known Member. Food intake is also connected to emotions. This go round, I'm not really craving anything, other than turkey sandwiches. My sisters call Amanda and has an email address amandahugandkiss!!! The educational health content on What To Expect is reviewed by our medical review board and team of experts to be up-to-date and in line with the latest evidence-based medical information and accepted health guidelines, including the medically reviewed What to Expect books by Heidi Murkoff. There are no scientific studies that support the fact that craving for a particular food will help guess the gender of the baby. 1st baby - oranges (boy). During pregnancy, women might crave specific foods, consciously or unconsciously, as a response to emotional needs. On returning home one of my first tasks was to remove all the boys clothes from her bedroom unit, LOL! Reply. For example, if you crave salty foods, it’s a boy. Graceful or Clumsy Pregnancy If you feel as though you’re gliding through they day, you’ll have a girl. Gender pro or gender experts who was correct for you? And I have a little girl. #2 ~RedLily~, May 3, 2010. Used to walk round with a freshly dug potato in a paper bag and take big deep sniffs of it.With DD i craved cold tinned tomatoes dipped in hot chip shop gravy. If that's the case will have to pay for a 3d scan as there's no way I could wait for the surprise!! I craved salty and spicy when I was pregnant with my daughter. 2. Joined: Oct 21, 2009 Messages: 11,644 Likes Received: 0. im having a girl and havent had any cravings. star1990 March 2012 Permalink. #3: You get worse morning sickness with a boy. With this pregnancy I'm sick and actually have vomited. Craving onions is your body telling you that it wants something that it has previously gotten from onions. Would be cool if it lined up that way! Brilliant!!! HLSalter, cold big macs!! Find advice, support, and good company (and some stuff just for fun). Oooohhh, the frustration!! Debbs87. There’ is an old wives’ tale that says you crave sweet foods with a girl and savoury/salty foods if you are having a boy! To be honest, as long as it's healthy, I'm not fussed, and going into the shops the girly clothes look soo pretty, think I'm just used to buying for girls!Oh the suspense is killing me!!! Very different! To comment on this thread you need to create a Mumsnet account. Chinese mothers have long used a gender prediction chart to figure out if they’re having a baby boy or girl. Yesterday I found myself craving onions so bad. If the ring swings in a circular motion then it’s a girl and if the ring swing is a straight line then it’s a boy. Link to post Share on other sites. There really funny!!! There’ is an old wives’ tale that says you crave sweet foods with a girl and savoury/salty foods if you are having a boy! LOL!!! If your craving is more towards the citrus side, like oranges, you may be carrying a baby boy. Can you get scans at 18 weeks? This educational content is not medical or diagnostic advice. I had a boy!) My salt tooth took over. Reply Reply to Mic87tvx. What can craving onions mean? With DD (dear daughter) I was craving sausage sandwiches and bananas, with this one (another little girl) I've had cravings for Ham and cheese sandwhiches, BBQ sauce and ANY kind of meat I can get my hands on! Danica&Spencers_Mama 2 kids; Allentown, PA, United States 1977 posts . You do have to watch for the oil cooked onion rings because they … Pops … (by the way in the abbreviations, the first 'd' nearly always means 'Dear' or 'Darling' (unless they're being awful in which case it might be 'DAMN!' It's too late at night for me to make them - but there's always tommorrow for breakfast! Third was a boy - he was a summer baby (both girls were late winter/early spring) and I craved fudgcicles all. I used to have this when I was a little girl. (Don't hold me to that though). Onions are nutritional powerhouses, honestly. It's going to kill me!! Ate ice cream all the time and was addicted to spicy Thai food!! So certain foods really don't suggest one or the other!! Archived discussions are usually a bit older and not as active as other community content. If … The rawer the better! I had my sauted onions dish and it felt so good. See more. reviewed by our medical review board and team of experts. Chinese Gender Prediction. Pregnancy brain Ive not worked it out yet!Am kind of swaying towards a boy but don't want to get my hopes up as we'd love a boy already having two girlies!My sister craved oranges when she was having her boy and a lot of people I've spoken to that were having boys craved fish too, but I think my mind is running away with me and I might be getting over exited about the wrong sex!! So he was wide awake for our scan. I've read that sweets and candy means a girl and salty food means boy. Create an account or log in to participate. I craved pickled onions, yellow lemonade and fruit gums with my DD, I am craving all sweet things this time, ice cream, cake and sweets and I think I MAY be having a boy, I will confirm on Saturday after my Babybond scan! This baby, I'm feeling a lot like I did with my first - just wanting fast food - and mozzarella sticks always sound great - and I have a feeling this one's a girl too. And is there any truth behind it as a way to predict the gender? And with both pregnancies, I've known I was having a girl since the day I found out - this time, I knew I'd be having a girl before I even got pregnant! If you feel a message or content violates these standards and would like to request its removal please submit the following information and our moderating team will respond shortly. Brilliant mandahugnkiss! pickles/ pickled onions. This morning it was the same thing, an urge to have onions for breakfast, and some fruit on the side. 2nd baby - ice cream/cookies (boy). Anything I want tends to be salty and vinegar tasting. I don't really understand the slang of dd or ds? Are you sure you want to delete your discussion? If the egg is fertilized by a sperm cell carrying an X chromosome, the resulting XX embryo will be female. I guess sainsbury's car park was good for you then!!!! I was craving pickled onions and victoria sponge cake with my last pregnancy and I had a boy x. What do you all crave & think? With my first son I craved salt with my second son I craved sweets this baby I crave nothing in fact I hate food. Any idea's?What were your cravings with what flavour baby??? Funny!! 3rd baby - liquorice n raw onions together (girl). Gender Pro or Gender Experts who was correct for you? sorry for bein daft lol, i have a 5 yr old dd and all i craved with her was coco pops lol x Demented!! Go away Debbie downer. Pregnancy brain Ive not worked it out yet! I also craved peaches-especially that kind in a jar? 0 like. Definite comfort food." “Food cravings, which are known to occur in early pregnancy and sometimes persist throughout pregnancy, have notoriously been used to predict the sex of a baby. The only craving a pregnant woman should be concerned about is a sudden hankering for chalk, dirt, or paint chips. Well I'm having a girl and my craving is Loveheart sweets, you know the ones with the sweet/romantic messages on, I eat 4 packs a day I'd always thought it was sweet cravings for a girl and savoury for a boy. People can have fun in the mean time! Hormonal changes are known to alter taste and smell, which might explain the desire for specific, sometimes unusual foods. Linds0012. What to Expect has thousands of open discussions happening each day. Hi everyone, ok silly question but i'm about 8 wks and craving all things savoury the thot of sweet makes me very queasy apparently this is related to wat i'm having, has anyone had experience of this and actually produced boy (savoury) girl (sweet)? Thery looked so juicy and my mouth used to water so much when seeing one.Still early days with this one, but i'm really wanting iceberg lettuce with everything i'm eating. But where did this myth come from? Never really drink fizzy drinks and don't really through pregnancy so will give it a go! day. The truth is, for now, you just have to wait and see. Reply. © 2020 Everyday Health, Inc. If you find yourself craving all things sweet, that’s a sign you’re having a girl. Get updates on how your baby develops, your body changes, and what you can expect during each week of your pregnancy by signing up to the Mumsnet Pregnancy Newsletters. Coppernoodle I think the gender of the baby is visible at 16 weeks. If you love to have some non-veg always in your pregnancy diet, it is sure that you crave for meat. And fruit! So those of you that have already had a baby what did you crave and what did you end up having? Adult Acne If altering hormones makes your skin break out, expect a girl. Charlie "I'm craving comfort food from my childhood at the moment. I am sooooooo exited to find out the flavours of me new little bundle of poop!! But, many people still believe that cravings can be … Or could it simply be your body requiring those particular nutrients? 9 Scientific Hints to Predict the Sex of Your Baby, 7 Reasons You'll Be Glad You Found Out the Gender. With my first I craved crisps and salty foods. Put this one to the test at your own—and your partner’s—risk! I have the same cravings this time. This is the principle behind linking the cravings with the gender of the baby. Roll them in bread crumbs and bake them at 350 degrees for probably about 15-20 minutes. 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