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when do you really start to show?

I'm about 25weeks pregnant now and I have a baby bump that I can notice and people that know me can tell barely... but when did or do you really start to show?

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Asked by little_jenn at 1:49 PM on Dec. 5, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • i started to show at 4 months

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:50 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • I was 27 weeks when i really popped.

    Answer by oliviasmomma09 at 1:51 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • Depends on your body shape..I was 7 months and my parents had no idea..

    Answer by sydsmom2 at 1:51 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • when i was 20 weeks for both m ykids but it got really noticeable when i got to abput 24 weeks its like my belly grew overnight

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:51 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • My fiance and I could tell at about 24 weeks but at at 28 weeks I popped overnight and now it is hard to not notice.

    It does feel better when people see you as being pregnant instead of being bloated or fat. I hope it happens to you soon! Also the extra attention that you get is nice too.

    Can't wait until you can bask in all the attention as well :)

    Answer by girlneffy at 1:53 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • Well...I THOUGHT I started showing at about 24 weeks, but looking back at pictures from that time, I really didn't. Then I THOUGHT I started showing around 28 weeks...and according to side-standing pictures I did, but strangers never said anything to me.

    And now I'm 37 weeks and so completely obviously pregnant...but strangers STILL don't acknowledge it. So when I look back at it I'll have to say I started showing to myself at around 24 weeks, my family noticed around 34 weeks, and strangers never ever noticed.


    Answer by caitxrawks at 1:55 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • im 19wks and have a tad of a baby bump but with my first son i didnt even get a bump till about 26wks then at 30wks it really popped out lol it just depends on your body and shape and how your going to grow.

    Answer by Mommy2B04 at 1:56 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • Eight months with my first. Seriously went from a little chubby to hugely pregnant over night. Have a gazillion stretchmarks to prove it. Most people didn't know I was pregnant until a couple weeks before she came. Now with my second I was showing with in weeks of finding out.

    Answer by peppermintmocha at 1:59 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • This is my first, and I started showing (to me) at about 22-24 wks, but strangers started noticing around 24-26 wks. Now it's so obvious that I'm sicking of telling everyone that I'm not overdue, I'm not due until Jan 12.... Grrr lol

    Answer by srhmldndo at 2:55 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • With my first I was past 6 months, with my second 21 weeks.

    Answer by reflect1light at 2:56 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

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