You may feel wetter and have a higher sex drive near ovulation, due to an increase in estrogen. I can't say for certain what made us secretly go for a private scan five weeks after that inconclusive result. So when I was lucky enough to get pregnant at 39, the idea that I would then suddenly start getting picky about whether I'd be buying pink or blue babygrows seemed preposterous. Also, sometimes you just need a bit of lube for vaginal sex, which is completely normal and useful. I've heard people compare it to peeking at your presents before Christmas Day and then having nothing to look forward to.
It seems that almost since Adam and Eve started their family, different cultures around the world have developed methods of predicting the sex of babiesand while some seem completely random, others have proven to be highly accurate despite their lack of scientific credentials.
Getting wet: discharge vs. cervical fluid vs. arousal fluid
People who are menopausal typically have less discharge as a result of lower levels of estrogen. If the ring swings back and forth like a pendulum, she is carrying a boy. This increase in blood flow and pressure causes an increase in fluid transudate production from the vaginal walls 1, 2. Most people greeted our news with the main argument for waiting: I realise that, if we're lucky and everything works out OK, it's only about three months before we get to experience that new life every day. So when I was lucky enough to get pregnant at 39, the idea that I would then suddenly start getting picky about whether I'd be buying pink or blue babygrows seemed preposterous.