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Is this normal?

(10 Posts)
jayisforjessica Sun 23-Oct-16 01:40:38

I love my DP. We have a DS (12) and twins on the way (I'm 21weeks).

Recently I am finding myself attracted to a friend of mine. A female friend.

I haven't said anything to her or to him. I certainly haven't done anything. I just... I think I need reassurance that I'm not going crazy, is all.

Steppenwolfe Sun 23-Oct-16 09:53:00

I have no scientific back up for this statement at all .... but I think it's hormonal ... the only time I ever had "same sex " sexual dreams was when I was pregnant . Think it's completely normal and I bet it will pass as soon as you have baby 😊

HughLauriesStubble Sun 23-Oct-16 10:11:49

I've read that studies show that pregnant women often find themselves attracted to other women when they never have been before. Definitely a hormonal thing op grin

jayisforjessica Sun 23-Oct-16 10:25:54

It is driving me to distraction, though...

(How much information is too much information here??)

Mantis1975 Sun 23-Oct-16 10:54:01

My wife had same sex dreams when she was pregnant too.

Just enjoy enjoy them. Hell, maybe tell your DP about them but saying it was a random woman rather than your friend. He might enjoy it you describing the details smile

Mantis1975 Sun 23-Oct-16 10:56:00

Oops. Misread the OP.
Yeah, if it's daydreaming just feeling attracted to her otherwise maybe don't share that with him.

jayisforjessica Sun 23-Oct-16 11:00:50

I'm definitely having sexy dreams about her too D:

ImperialBlether Sun 23-Oct-16 11:03:21

Just out of interest, are you expecting twin girls, OP?

jayisforjessica Sun 23-Oct-16 11:04:26

Boy/girl. Why's that?

Mantis1975 Sun 23-Oct-16 16:31:14

OP put that colon on the other side of that D. (wow that sounds dodgy)

It's probably just hormones. As long as you don't feel it's putting a barrier between you and your DP then there's no harm in it as a fantasy.

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