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Im having a baby girl this April and , i want to know how my so is going to respond to this

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salenalopez

Asked by salenalopez at 6:37 PM on Feb. 24, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • That's vague.

    Does he know? Does he want kids? Have you tried talking to him?
    ladysavage

    Answer by ladysavage at 6:38 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • did you mean son? or SO(significant other)?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:40 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • well have you spoke to him ???? does he know your prego??
    TSSN88

    Answer by TSSN88 at 6:41 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • i think you mean son right? because this is in toddlers... well i dont know i havent been in that position yet im sorry :[
    aliciatron

    Answer by aliciatron at 6:43 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • Ah, son. Not SO (significant other).

    It could go any way, he could be great about it, he could hate not being the baby anymore, or he could adjust to it just fine - the main thing is that you try to keep him as involved as possible.

    ladysavage

    Answer by ladysavage at 6:46 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

  • I'd get some picture books about being a big brother and having a new baby in the house. Starting no more than 2 months before, start reading them to him.

    Also, start having "mommy & me" time with him. A once a week "date" with just him where you go do something fun. It could be just a trip to the ice cream store, a special park to feed ducks, or something bigger like bowling (yep, toddlers can "bowl"). Have your hubby do the same. When the baby arrives, make a point of still doing this. Each of you taking turns having a "date" with one child while the other has a "date" with the other child. Keep this up for YEARS and it will really help when they hit the "tween" years.
    kaycee14

    Answer by kaycee14 at 7:40 PM on Feb. 24, 2009

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