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when did you have it ready?

when did you have your bag packed to go to the hospital? babys stuff and yours? how many weeks were you?

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MomNbabyGirl009

Asked by MomNbabyGirl009 at 11:56 PM on Jan. 15, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • I had my bag packed early... which they told me was a good idea... but then I started needing things out of my bag and started taking them out, thinking I would just pack it again two weeks before my due date. Bad idea. I went into labor 2 weeks early and realized I didn't have my toothbrush, hairbrush, or my camera! =O
    They tell you it's best to have your bag packed three weeks before your due date, just in case you should go into labor early like I did.
    littlemrsmarcel

    Answer by littlemrsmarcel at 12:01 AM on Jan. 16, 2009

  • I had my bag packed and ready a month in advance just to make sure I was ready I have had 6 kids and it took me the third one to figure out they may come early. My third son was born 3 1/2 weeks early and i didnt have a bag or anything ready...oppss Lesson learned..
    mil_wife_mom_7

    Answer by mil_wife_mom_7 at 12:03 AM on Jan. 16, 2009

  • Heh, I am 37 and a half weeks and we JUST did it the other night - when I went to the hospital for high blood pressure. (We we worried they might keep us - didn't want to get caught with no camera)
    Serafyna

    Answer by Serafyna at 12:03 AM on Jan. 16, 2009

  • I got my daughters bag packed 3days! before she was born which was at 38 wks. And I didnt ever get mine packed. We had seperate bags becauseI had a c-sec andI had to pack for days.
    edgpag

    Answer by edgpag at 12:06 AM on Jan. 16, 2009

  • is it fine or weird lol if i pack mine right now??
    im 36 weeks. and ive already had contractions and dilated a bit... ive been at 1 for a few weeks but im starting to feel a lot different lately.

    and i was at the hospital the other day for leakage and realized... we have NOTHING packed or ready lol
    MomNbabyGirl009

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 12:10 AM on Jan. 16, 2009

  • I packed it the night I started having contractions, 49 hours before my DD was born. She was only 10 days early.
    KaroGreenly

    Answer by KaroGreenly at 12:11 AM on Jan. 16, 2009

  • For my first two, I think I had my bag packed about 1 1/2 months before my due date. With my third, he was a planned c-section, so, the back got packed maybe a week before the day we needed to be in the hospital.
    mommylovesthree

    Answer by mommylovesthree at 12:15 AM on Jan. 16, 2009

  • Well I am 33 weeks and my bag along with my daughters things are already in the car and ready to go....
    lelandsmom6707

    Answer by lelandsmom6707 at 12:19 AM on Jan. 16, 2009

  • Sh**! i better get a move on!
    tawnbond

    Answer by tawnbond at 12:51 AM on Jan. 16, 2009

  • i had my things ready a month before due date, then needed things from the bag and started to take them out. the day i went into the hospital my bag was no longer ready . lol * so i had sent my son's father home to pick things up for me and the baby
    ladiijadex3

    Answer by ladiijadex3 at 1:13 AM on Jan. 16, 2009

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