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With No2 how early did you look pregnant ?

(29 Posts)
dawnie1 Tue 21-Jun-05 18:40:52

Just wondered? How early on in your second, or later pregnancies, did you have a definate bump ??

Nemo1977 Tue 21-Jun-05 18:41:45

i am 14wks now and have a bump the same as i had a t 6mths with ds...started to get it at around 8-9wks

Lonelymum Tue 21-Jun-05 18:43:11

Agree with Nemo. certainly several weeks before I showed with ds1.

chicagomum Tue 21-Jun-05 19:08:12

people only noticed with dd when i was about 6 months pregnant. second time around at about 4months (but dd was 7.2lbs whereas ds was 10lbs)

Nimme Tue 21-Jun-05 19:11:36

Was out of all my clothes by 12 weeks with DD2 and showing by 16 weeks - mind you was huge in the end. People used say hello to bump and then to me

emmamama Tue 21-Jun-05 19:12:06

With DS1 about 12 weeks. DS2 about 8 weeks.

rodeo1 Tue 21-Jun-05 19:16:40

Dawnie1, First pg didn't really get bump til 6 months. Am now on pg no 4 and got bump around 4 months.

I'm 21 weeks now and people who are strangers are starting to notice, which is nice as I don't really like the just fat look

rodeo1 Tue 21-Jun-05 19:18:10

Although I was out of most of my clothes this time about 3 months but didn't have a bump just a 'thicker' waist!!

jessicasmummy Tue 21-Jun-05 19:19:10

same with nemo - now 22 weeks with number 2 and had a 6 month bump since about 12 weeks!

WideWebWitch Tue 21-Jun-05 20:04:34

v early with second baby and ooh, still got it 1.5 years later, pants!

Mosschops30 Tue 21-Jun-05 20:06:09

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pindy Tue 21-Jun-05 20:10:05

very early - almost before I was !!!!!

Seriously - only a few weeks, everything starts to flop!! don't worry!!

Especially if there is not much on an age gap.

Busyalexsmummy Tue 21-Jun-05 22:10:46

Am actually showing less with this one than with ds, with ds, I got to 15 weeks and ballooned, am now 18+3 and only have a very small bump which isnt noticable under a baggy top!

zaphod Tue 21-Jun-05 22:13:10

They all varied, small bumps with first 2, no. 3 showed quickly, no. 4 I looked ready to deliver when only5 months gone, and no. 5 had a very small bump that didn't show till about 6 months.

horseshoe Wed 22-Jun-05 10:59:13

About 6 months with DD but now 9+4 weeks and cant believe how fat i'm looking. Not a definate bump just fat. Feeling really unattractive. Not big enough to wear maternity clothes but too fat to wear my normal clothes....I look like a frump, i feel like a frump and it's hot and i'm all bothered.

As you can probably tell, i'm letting it get me down today lol.

saadia Wed 22-Jun-05 11:06:19

I was out there after the first couple of months - I was really overeating though .

RoseBerry Wed 22-Jun-05 11:29:24

About 5 mins after the positive came up on the stick.

sweetkitty Wed 22-Jun-05 16:18:05

I'm 10+6 weeks with no 2 and not showing at all just got baby tummy left over from last time.

With DD I was needing maternity clothes at 18 weeks but I'm a stone lighter this time so maybe that has something to do with it I don't know. My boobs were huge at 8 weeks with DD went from 34C to 38E overnight I was shocked in Mothercare. Am still BFing DD so they haven't changed at all this time.

I hate the looking fat stage before you look pregnant as well.

MaloryTowers Wed 22-Jun-05 16:21:12

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Kelly1978 Wed 22-Jun-05 16:26:58

20 weeks with first and second pg. 12 weeks with third, but that was twins.

ninah Wed 22-Jun-05 16:28:04

I'm with Nemo

Redhelen Wed 22-Jun-05 18:29:50

Yes - it's a amazing how quickly a bump can appear - when your body knows what to do!

I'm 28 weeks - but every one keeps asking me how many days to go! I'm fed up! No one noticed I was pregnant until 6 months with my first!!

Take it easy

Helen

tweetyfish Wed 22-Jun-05 18:32:13

When I came home after the birth of my second child, my neighbour asked me whose baby it was.... she hadn't noticed I was pregnant!

In her defence though, I am rather overweight!

Aero Wed 22-Jun-05 18:33:55

At least 7 months and people only noticed at around eight months!! Have retroverted uterus though so that mmight have had something to do with it.

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