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did anyone conceive a girl on day of ovulation?

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kalo12 Sun 08-Nov-09 20:03:25

we were going to try for a girl this time, but i ended up getting drunk and had sex with my own husband on the day of ovulation. is there any chance it could still be a girl?

fruitshootsandheaves Sun 08-Nov-09 20:08:25

'had sex with my own husband'

who's do you usually have sex with then?

kalo12 Sun 08-Nov-09 20:11:57

just the madness of it, i've been counting and checking dates etc for months

hoops997 Sun 08-Nov-09 20:15:20

I'll let you know on friday, my DP and I BD'ed on my ovulation day, and I have my 20 week scan on Friday so we'll see......

and ditto fruitshoots, who do you normally have sex with?? grin

kalo12 Sun 08-Nov-09 20:17:01

i don't normally have sex with my husband unless ttc smile

hoops997 Sun 08-Nov-09 20:19:44

poor guy!! my DP are always at it, especially now as my hormones are going crazy!!!!

greensnail Sun 08-Nov-09 20:23:55

Yes, DD was conceived on day of ovulation

kalo12 Sun 08-Nov-09 20:24:47

i know but we have a two year old who still wakes every hour and a half so its rare that we even sleep in the same bed these days

Sherida Sun 08-Nov-09 20:29:25

Another YES for DD on day of ovulation.

mummyof1butnotforlong Sun 08-Nov-09 20:50:11

No DS.
I am sure they will be wonderful whatever they are!

TheRedQueen Sun 08-Nov-09 21:04:21


Lulumama Sun 08-Nov-09 21:05:28

I have a DS and a DD both conceived aroudn day 13/14 of a 28 day cycle

hester Sun 08-Nov-09 21:14:31

Yes, I conceived dd right at ovulation. If it will put your mind at rest, let me tell you that I worked for years in donor insemination clinics, and it is a total myth that the timing of insemination affects gender! We would always inseminate on day of ovulation (or as close as possible) and had 50/50 boys and girls.

givecarrotsachance Sun 08-Nov-09 22:46:31

hester what was the method of insemination? This may affect that result given the reasons for why there may be more girls from sex earlier.

hester Mon 09-Nov-09 22:00:35

The method was straightforward vaginal donor insemination, carrots. At the clinic, the sperm would be frozen, which I guess you could argue may have an impact. I used fresh sperm, though, which I guess is pretty comparable to having sex with your own husband.

PacificDogwood Mon 09-Nov-09 22:02:21

All 3 DSs were conceived before ovulation, LOL wink!

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