Number 3 On The Way

manneken_pis_boy_peeing_urinating_outdoor_garden_water_fountain_pondKim and I visited her physician yesterday and it is official.  We are 3 months into the pregnancy of our third child.  We currently have 2 girls – ages 10 & 5.  I’m praying for a boy this time around.  The girls just aren’t up for peeing on trees and I need to be able to pass on this skill to a man-child of my own.  I’ve given up on trying to teach my oldest daughter how to throw a ball (seriously, she throws like a girl)  My youngest daughter seems like she will be capable of riding a skateboard but still lacks some of the daredevil drive that would be needed to make it to the X-Games.

I want a boy.  I’ll be happy with whatever we end up with, but I want a boy.  Anyone want to join me in praying for an X and Y chromosome hook-up?

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18 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Samantha on April 13, 2009 at 6:57 pm

    I will show you what “throwing like a girl” is!! Lets play catch sometime hahaha, I pray you get your little guy too! Im sure Kim would love to have a momma’s boy as well! Congrats either way!!

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  2. Congrats!!! So exciting! Just to let you know…my dad did awesome with three girls 😉

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  3. Posted by ryanb on April 5, 2009 at 2:15 am

    I was wondering if the tweet I read about a doctor’s visit with Kim was related to this topic! I was going to ask but I figured I’d hear soon enough… Congratulations!

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  4. Kevin, we’ll be praying that it’s the Y chromosome that met up with the X. I have to say that I may wind up giggling just a little if it turns out that you sent another X. But, for your sake, we’ll be praying!

    And seriously, congrats. Glad it’s out in the open now.

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  5. Posted by Maggs on April 4, 2009 at 10:37 pm

    It goes without saying how excited for you guys I am!!! I don’t care if it has a pee pee or not, just so long as I get baby holding rights. Because if not, I will stalk you til you let me hold the baby!!!! One thing is for sure, s/he will be cute. I mean, look at the ones that have come first?! Can you say ADORABLE?!!!

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  6. Posted by kim on April 4, 2009 at 4:01 pm

    it’s already been decided, so matter how much he talks to my stomach telling it
    ” to grow a pee- pee “- it will not help.–

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    • Posted by revkevgcc on April 4, 2009 at 4:21 pm

      that’s still not gonna stop me from talking to the young man-child in your belly. I realize it’s already been decided but everyone needs a cheerleader.

      “grow pee-pee grow!”

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  7. Posted by mom on April 4, 2009 at 12:03 pm

    we say boy and are praying for one but will love whichever the sex is. It would be nice to carry on the Twombly name through a grandson. We’ve got your back on this one. Love you, Mom and Dad

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  8. Posted by Anne Stewart on April 4, 2009 at 11:28 am

    Congratulations! (but the “possibly related posts” that are “automatically generated” are a bit disburbing.) Because you mentioned Megan’s ball throwing abilities – it generated a story about some lunatic who threw his daughter off a bridge. yikes.

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  9. My wife says maybe your daughter throws like a girl because her teacher throws like a girl. 😉

    Seriously, though, BIG congrats! So happy for you! Praying that God will give you the desires of your heart.

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    • Posted by revkevgcc on April 4, 2009 at 4:19 pm

      Thanks Shawn! she throws like a girl cause she IS a girl. As long as I stand to the left of her it comes right to me.

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  10. Posted by Joy Norris on April 4, 2009 at 10:13 am

    Just love your sense of humor, but….that chromosome thing has already taken place!

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  11. Posted by Nancy on April 4, 2009 at 9:48 am

    Congratulations!!!! We’ll pray for a mini-Kevin…Kim can you handle it??

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  12. Congrats man. We’ll be praying for you guys!

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  13. Posted by Melanie on April 4, 2009 at 8:52 am

    How exciting for you guys!! 🙂 YEAH… I’ll be praying that ‘God’s perfect gift’ for you guys will be growing healthily (if that is a word)and will be a blessing for you all!!

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    • Posted by revkevgcc on April 4, 2009 at 4:23 pm

      healthily is almost like merrily. It’s the physical condition you hope to be in when you are rowing down the stream…

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