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Sprout | Gender Scan

As you know, we went in on December 27, 2010 and while it was neat to see our little Sprout bigger than the time before, he wasn't sure about showing us it's goods.  We wanted to make sure the anatomy scan was okay and everything was healthy (which it was) but aside from that, we wanted to find out the gender.

We weren't able to in December.

So we snuck back into the ultrasound tech's office on Saturday, January 8, 2011 and did another scan.

When we were there in December, the tech has said that even though he couldn't get the legs to completely uncross that he could say that it was about a 68% chance of being a boy.

So, when we went back in (and after a little Pepsi) we were able to see clearly that it was...


All BOY!

We're very excited and celebrated by hitting up the Old Navy sale rack!  I bought shorts for $0.58!!!

GO TEAM BLUE!!!

Oh and we do have a name that we've had for some time, but we won't be sharing until he arrives!

Comments

molly said…
Oh my gosh, YAY! You will just love having a baby boy. They are so much fun! I suppose I'm partial though ;)

Can't wait to hear the name!
the grumbles said…
congratulations, how fun! another boy mom here, so of course i think boys are fabulous.
A big congratulations to you!!! I have 2 little boys and they are the best! Boys LOVE their mommys.

Very exciting!!!
Kristin
Wendy said…
Oh BOY! :) YAY!
Jeannie said…
Aww...congratulations! I'm so glad he was a little less shy this time!

GO TEAM BLUE!!
YAY! YAY! YAY! How exciting! I can't wait until he arrives and we get to know the name. HOW exciting.

How does it feel? More real? Can you believe it?
Mickey D. said…
So fun!

I love that you went and bought clothes right away!
Andrea said…
WOO HOO!! So excited for another baby BOY!!
Sassytimes said…
Congratulations! Happy little boy shopping. ;)
lena said…
Love the Old Navy sale rack! So excited to hear it's a boy, congrats.
Maria said…
Congrats! Boys are wonderful.
abkdesign said…
Congrats!! Happy to hear your good news! Boys are awesome.
Tina said…
Congrats!!! Another boy mom here saying how great it is to have a boy!!! :)
Moore Family said…
congrats on a little boy! i have 2 and i must say they are SO much fun :-D
Cori said…
Yay! So exciting! Happy Shopping!
Whitney said…
Boys are SO much cooler than girls, it's not even really fair. CONGRATS!!
Josey said…
Whohoo!!! Congrats on the litle boy!!
YAY! How exciting to know the gender!! You will have to blog about cool boy stuff you get!
Kristen said…
Yay congratulations!! Boys are so much fun :) I just bought my little guy a whole wardrobe in the next size for $100 on oldnavy.com - they have great stuff for little guys for cheap :)

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