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Baking Soda? The New Mrs. 2 kids; Lima, OH, United States 1301 posts
24th Sep '12

has anyone ever tried the "Baking Soda gender prediction" thing?



Has it been right or wrong?



(Yes, I know nothing is 100% until the baby is born but I think it's always fun to see what methods say what)

✰ Mrs. B ✰ 2 kids; Texas 2640 posts
24th Sep '12

I've not done it & to me it seems pointless because of course it's going to fizz up if your urine is acidic (like maybe if you ate something acidic or whatever?). I guess it depends on the pH of your urine, which I dunno if that actually changes due to the baby's gender.

McLovin' 2 kids; Florida 20504 posts
24th Sep '12

It worked for me when everything else had indicated I was having a boy.



I also did it several times and it never fizzed.

The New Mrs. 2 kids; Lima, OH, United States 1301 posts
24th Sep '12

One of my co-workers said that's how her mom found out the sex of all her kids.. and it was right all 8 times.
I haven't tried, but I think it'd be pretty cool to try just to see what it says.
Everything else says I am having a girl.. (I haven't had U/S yet though)
but all other old wives tales. I like finding things like this to keep myself busy with.

That girl Amber +2 2 kids; California 6981 posts
24th Sep '12

I did the baking soda test, the drano test, the cabbage test, ring on a string and the chinese gender predictor. Every single one said girl.

user banned 3 kids; Ontario 10942 posts
24th Sep '12

I did it with all 3 they said girl all 3 were girls. My friend has 7 kids 5 girls and two boys and she did it and it said girl for 3 of them and was right for her boys as well. she didnt do the test with her first 2 kids. lol

Mrs cree Due November 23; 33 kids; Ontario 1907 posts
24th Sep '12

<blockquote><b>Quoting Coupon Lady:</b>" I did it with all 3 they said girl all 3 were girls. My friend has 7 kids 5 girls and two boys and she ... [snip!] ... she did it and it said girl for 3 of them and was right for her boys as well. she didnt do the test with her first 2 kids. lol"</blockquote>



I've never heard of the baking soda test could someone fill me in thanks

McLovin' 2 kids; Florida 20504 posts
24th Sep '12
Quoting Mrs cree:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Coupon Lady:</b>" I did it with all 3 they said girl all 3 were ... [snip!] ... test with her first 2 kids. lol"</blockquote> I've never heard of the baking soda test could someone fill me in thanks"


You put baking soda in a cup with your urine. If it fizzes, it's a boy. If nothing happens, girl.

user banned 3 kids; Ontario 10942 posts
24th Sep '12
Quoting Mrs cree:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Coupon Lady:</b>" I did it with all 3 they said girl all 3 were ... [snip!] ... test with her first 2 kids. lol"</blockquote> I've never heard of the baking soda test could someone fill me in thanks"

What you do is put a little bit of baking soda in the bottom of a disposable cup and then add a little bit of your urine to it. If it fizzles like a soda pop, it may be a boy. If there

The New Mrs. 2 kids; Lima, OH, United States 1301 posts
24th Sep '12

You take a disposable cup, fill it with just enough baking soda to cover the bottom.
You can either pee straight into the cup, or pee in another cup and slowly pour it in the cup with the baking soda.
If it fizzes it's a boy, if it does nothing it's a girl.



Old wives tale.

Mrs cree Due November 23; 33 kids; Ontario 1907 posts
24th Sep '12

Thanks I have to go try it we don't know the gender of our little one yet

Mrs cree Due November 23; 33 kids; Ontario 1907 posts
24th Sep '12

No fizz I guess we will know soon enough

The New Mrs. 2 kids; Lima, OH, United States 1301 posts
24th Sep '12
Quoting Mrs cree:" No fizz I guess we will know soon enough"


Best of luck :)