I bought a 2nd hand Angel Sounds doppler from eBay at the weekend. It arrived yesterday and I got some new batteries for it this morning... had a good long play with it and eventually found Smudge!
It was LOVELY hearing baby. I'm going to have a good practice tonight and hopefully let Jack listen tomorrow. Tom is still a bit too young to understand but Jack already loves baby and spends ages asking about it, talking to it, kissing and hugging it... One thing is for sure baby Smudge will know his/her biggest brother really well when they arrive next year!
I tried to do a count of beats per minute, but it was not a very accurate count! I got 154bpm which predicts me a boy, but it could easily have been 10 more or 10 less as Tom was scrabbling all over me at the time and I was trying to time off a clock on morning telly.... Over 160bpm suggests a girl, less suggests a boy. Think I'll go for a best of 3 tonight! Although I cant help thinking a boy is most likely!