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I think I can feel my baby moving.

(12 Posts)
Olive1987 Fri 05-Dec-14 15:54:28

I'm only 17+2.

I was sitting on the sofa, decided to lie down sideways (feet still on the floor) and I'm sure I can feel movement. It's still happening now as I type.
This is baby number 2 and the movement feel different to what I felt first time around.

Just thought I'd share that smile

Number3cometome Fri 05-Dec-14 16:06:37

Ahh that's lovely!

I felt DC2 at 12 weeks when very quietly sitting in the bath.

It was that lovely fluttery feeling.

Can't wait to feel it again smile

Marshpillow Fri 05-Dec-14 16:08:17

So exciting grin
I first felt my baby move at about 17 weeks, as it's my first and I'm not small I wasn't expecting to feel anything for a while so it was a lovely surprise!

leanne963 Fri 05-Dec-14 16:10:58

Is it a fluttery feeling? Like if you held a butterfly in the palms of yours hands? I was led in bed on my stomach with one leg raised, so not completely flat, and i could feel like a gentle flutter but im only 15w5d so i passed it off as wind or something lol smile I cant wait to feel full on movement!! :D

Lorelei353 Fri 05-Dec-14 16:15:40

Oh how lovely. I felt at about 17-18 weeks with my first. Nothing in the world like it - that little flutter.

Thanks for sharing.

Olive1987 Fri 05-Dec-14 19:38:10

Was a lovely feeling, I want to feel it again. It was like butterflies Leanne smile

blackwidow74 Fri 05-Dec-14 19:39:17

My movement has felt different this time due to where placenta is smile I get a rolling/swirling ... only now at 20 weeks am I getting pokes and prods smile

Ohhelpohnoitsa Fri 05-Dec-14 19:51:37

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stubbornstains Fri 05-Dec-14 19:59:19

I've been feeling movements for about a week and I'm 14+5 (2nd baby). I couldn't believe it at first, but had a quick Google, and apparently it's possible to feel 2nd baby movements from about 13 weeks. Some people say they've felt movement at 11 weeks, or even earlier smile.

BikeRunSki Fri 05-Dec-14 20:01:03

I felt my babies around 17 wks too. Like lemonade in my veins.

Dogsmom Fri 05-Dec-14 21:06:47

I felt my first daughter in week 16 and this one in week 12, I think with the 2nd one you recognise the feelig quicker. It's a lovely feeling,.now at 28 weeks it's more sharp kicks to the bladder!

PrincessOfChina Fri 05-Dec-14 21:11:35

I felt DC2 move at around 17 weeks. Now he tap dances on my bladder for about 6 hours a day and most of the night.

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