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how can you tell with cabbage?

ok i saw someone on here post something about peeing on a cabbage ok how does this work with telling the sex of the baby? can somebody explain what i am suppose to do and what is the color or what i have to look at pls.

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tandie1977

Asked by tandie1977 at 5:31 PM on Jun. 10, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • go to ehow.com. The directions are there.

    And you don't pee on the cabbage. You mix you pee and the juice.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:34 PM on Jun. 10, 2010

  • It's stupid is what it is. pee mixed w/ cabbage can not tell you the sex of your baby!
    SoniaL

    Answer by SoniaL at 5:36 PM on Jun. 10, 2010

  • SoniaL is right - it is impossible to tell the sex of the baby by anything other than ultrasound or amnio. This is yet another old wives tale. Since the odds are 50-50 that any home "test" you administer will be correct, people take these things as being accurate. They're not, it's pure luck.
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 5:42 PM on Jun. 10, 2010

  • It didn't work for me...it's 50/50 at best, and works based off the PH level of your urine, which is NOT effected by the sex of your baby.

    But to simply answer the question, you get a head of Red Cabbage, cut it into chunks, boil it until the water is a super dark purple, almost blue. In a separate cup mix equal parts urine, and the juice from the cabbage. If it turns purple, it's supposed to be a girl. Red/pink means boy.
    milfalicious08

    Answer by milfalicious08 at 6:01 PM on Jun. 10, 2010

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