Ultimate List of Old Wives Tales for Gender Prediction

Old Wives Tales

With all of the pregnancy symptoms you may be feeling, it’s only natural to question whether certain things could be related to gender. As fun as these predictors are, they are most definitely “tales,” as we have experienced throughout our pregnancies. Some may have been right and some wrong. Here is our 50+ list of gender prediction Old Wives Tales!

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You may be having a BOY if:
Old Wives Tale 1: Your skin is glowing
Old Wives Tale 2: Baby’s heart rate is less than 140
Old Wives Tale 3: Ring Test – spins in circles
Old Wives Tale 4: Dreams – snakes, blue balloons, dreaming of baby girl, phallic symbols
Old Wives Tale 5: Dad gains weight with you
Old Wives Tale 6: Areola (skin part around nipple) becomes dark
Old Wives Tale 7: Craving salty foods
Old Wives Tale 8: Craving meat
Old Wives Tale 9: Carrying low
Old Wives Tale 10: Right breast is larger than left
Old Wives Tale 11: Shape of belly is like a basketball
Old Wives Tale 12: Gaining weight in thighs
Old Wives Tale 13:Your intuition says BOY
Old Wives Tale 14: If you become clumsy
Old Wives Tale 15: No Mornings sickness and feeling good
Old Wives Tale 16: Cold feet!
Old Wives Tale 17: Can only think of boy names
Old Wives Tale 18: If you have a son and their hairline in the back is a straight line – its another boy. If you have a daughter and her hairline in the back comes to a point, it’s a boy.
Old Wives Tale 19: Urine is bright yellow
Old Wives Tale 20: Frequent headaches
Old Wives Tale 21: Dry skin
Old Wives Tale 22: Hair is growing and glowing
Old Wives Tale 23: Fingernails and Toenails grow fast
Old Wives Tale 24: Age at conception added to month of conception is an odd number (Mayan Gender Prediction Calendar)
Old Wives Tale 25: Your pillow points to the North
Old Wives Tale 26: You sleep on your left side
Old Wives Tale 27: Leg hair is growing faster than before you were pregnant
Old Wives Tale 28: Face shape is long and lean
Old Wives Tale 29: Your toddler is not interested in your belly
Old Wives Tale 30: Chinese Gender Predictor
You may be having a GIRL if:

31. You have acne and pimples all over
32. Baby’s heart rate is more than 140
33. Ring test – moves from side to side
34. Dreams – Fish, cats, pink balloons, jewelry, clothing, or dreaming of a baby boy
35. Dad stays fit
36. Areola remains unchanged
37. Craving ice cream, cookies, slushies, ice, or anything sweet
38. An aversion to meat
39.Carrying high
40. Left Breast is larger than right breast
41. Shape of belly is like a watermelon
42. Only gaining weight in belly
43. Your intuition says GIRL
44. You are graceful even when pregnant
45. Sick all day every day with morning sickness
46. Feet are not colder than usual
47. Can only think of girl names
48. If you have a son and their hairline comes to a point,i it may be a girl
If you have girl and their hairline is straight in the back, it may be another girl
49. Urine is dull (you may just be well hydrated) 🙂
50. No unusual amount of headaches
51. Skin is oily
52. Your good looks have disappeared (I thought every pregnant woman was supposed to be glowing?)
53. Fingernails and toenails are not growing faster than normal.
54. Age at conception added to month of conception is an even number (Mayan Gender Prediction Chart)
55. Your Pillow points to the South
56. You sleep on your right side
57. Leg hair isn’t growing faster than normal
58. Face shape is round
59. Toddlers are interested in your belly
60. Jonas Calendar says girl
61. Baking soda test: no fizz!

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