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Kate Hudson Predicts Her Baby's Gender

Actress Kate Hudson was interviewed on The Today Show this morning, and host Matt Lauer asked Hudson if she was having a boy or girl. Hudson said she feels it's a girl, but that's not based on an ultrasound; she used an old wives' tale to tell.

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Hudson said she did the pendulum test, where you swing a necklace or weight tied to a string over your belly. If it swings in a circle, it's a boy; back and forth, it's a girl. (In the interview Hudson said the reverse, and that she got a circle and believes she's having a girl.)

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Gender predictor lore may not be an exact science, but it's fun to guess - and wait to find out! Our Parenting Post blogger Maggie is considering waiting to learn the sex of her third child, while Project Pregnancy blogger Lexi is thisclose to giving birth to her first - and finding out her baby's sex.

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What fun tricks or games did you use to guess your baby's gender?