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If you had a HOME birth or a birth ctr for your 2nd child-

how far along were you when you gave birth if it was your SECOND child? Just curious.

I had a home birth w/ my 1st & was 40w5days and now im having a 2nd and just want to bounce around ideas lol

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Asked by NCmommie421 at 5:46 PM on Mar. 29, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • lol, I'm no help my first 2 kids where hospital births but they where NOT induced, they both came at 38wks. Then my 3rd(a homebirth_ decided she like liked it in there and she was born the day after my due date.


    Answer by Lynette at 5:51 PM on Mar. 29, 2011

  • a mw i know told me on avg. 2nd babies come 5 days earlier than 1st ones did so i figure thats like the day before or my actual due date, but im hoping she comes around 39wk so she will have her own birthday! a lot of my family has bdays in July & shes due almost in the middle sooo =/

    Comment by NCmommie421 (original poster) at 5:53 PM on Mar. 29, 2011

  • I didn't have a homebirth with my 2nd but I wasn't induced. He came on his due date. My first was born 2 days before her due date.

    Answer by MrsMWF at 7:28 PM on Mar. 29, 2011

  • as far as timing for when a baby is born... my 1st and 2nd were both 2 days after due date and my 3rd was a week after due date.

    Answer by bdflykisses at 7:50 PM on Mar. 29, 2011

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