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When did you decide to have #2? what is the age difference between them?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:58 PM on Nov. 21, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • We didn't decide. We got stationed in Hawaii. We got pregnant while we were still in the hotel. We had been there about a week or so. Same thing happened with #3. We got stationed at Ft. Hood. Got pregnant while still in the hotel.
    Raine2001

    Answer by Raine2001 at 8:00 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • My first 2 are about 3.5 years apart. That was years ago and the World Health Organization was recommending waiting 2 years before ttc. Now they recommend 3 or more years for the health of the mother and the baby.
    Gailll

    Answer by Gailll at 8:01 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • I was young 17 when I had my first. So I waited 51/2 years to have my second.
    louise2

    Answer by louise2 at 8:05 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • Well, we wanted another when DD#1 was 3 or so, but I miscarried, then miscarried again a few months later. Since I'd had another miscarriage (ectopic) before the baby, I'd had enough and figured that at least I did have one. Well, ten years later (and 40 lb. lighter) I got pregnant again. My two girls are six weeks short of ten years apart. Yup, God has a sense of humor.

    On the plus side, they're amazing together. On the minus side, I'd given everything away.
    MonicaE521

    Answer by MonicaE521 at 8:08 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • We didn't decide. He was an oops. Actually he was our anniversary baby. I got pregnant the day after our 1st wedding anniversary. He was born 9 months later.
    There are 15 months between our oldest 2 kids.
    justanotherjen

    Answer by justanotherjen at 8:09 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • 5 yrs. 2 months apart
    Pnukey

    Answer by Pnukey at 8:12 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • Between 1 and 2: 23 months
    Between 2 and 3: 14 months
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:20 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • 4 years apart and it's great. 2 boys. They adore each other.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:24 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • Between 1 and 2: 16 1/2 mos.
    Between 2 and 3: should have been 19 mos. but she was stillborn 4 mos. early
    Between 2 and 4: 31 mos. (he was born on his sister's due date, 1 year later)
    Between 4 and 5: 5 days shy of 16 mos. (I had a 5yo, almost 4yo and almost 16 month old when he arrived).
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 8:26 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

  • we haven't had #2 yet and my son is 5
    SebsMom29

    Answer by SebsMom29 at 8:28 PM on Nov. 21, 2009

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