When a baby is born into a family it affects every one in that family. However, as you have baby 2 then baby 3, the way in which you deal with the child also changes considerably. Read these suggested differences and enjoy a laugh. Your clothing: 1st baby: You begin wearing maternity clothes as soon as your pregnancy is confirmed. 2nd baby: You wear your ordinary clothes for as long as you are able 3rd baby: Your maternity clothes are your ordinary clothes. Getting ready for the day of the birth: 1st baby: You practice your breathing as often as possible 2nd baby: You don't bother practicing your breathing because you remember that last time, breathing didn't help at all. 3rd baby: You accept an epidural injection as soon as it is offered. Major concerns: 1st baby: At the first sign of upset, the slightest cry you pick up the baby for a cuddle. 2nd baby: You pick the baby up when her cries threaten to wake your neighbours. 3rd baby: You teach your 2 year-old how to rewind the mechanical swing. Dummies: 1st baby: If the dummy falls on the floor you put it away until you can go home and disinfect it properly. 2nd baby: When the dummy falls on the floor you squirt it off with some juice from the baby's bottle. 3rd baby: You wipe it off on your shirt and pop it back in. Buying a baby clothes: 1st baby: You wash the clothes before organising them into colour coordinated folded piles neatly laid out in the babys specially bought chest of drawers. 2nd baby: You make sure that the clothes are clean and throw only the ones with the dirtiest marks on them. 3rd baby: You are heard to say that boys can wear pink, no problem. Nappies: [Diapers in the USA] 1st baby: You change your baby's nappy every hour whether they need it or not. 2nd baby: You change their nappy every 2 to 3 hours, if required. 3rd baby: You change their nappy when others start to complain about the smell or you see it hanging down low. What activities do you do with your youngster? 1st baby: You take your child to the Clinic, the Gym, the swimming pool and the Library for story time. 2nd baby: You take your youngster to the Clinic. 3rd baby: You take your child to Asda/Walmart. Baby sitters: 1st baby: The first time you leave your baby with a sitter you call home 4 times. 2nd baby: Just before you walk out the door, you remember to leave a number where you can be reached. 3rd baby: You leave instructions for the sitter to call only if she sees blood. How you react when at home with the baby: 1st baby: You spend a great deal of time every day just gazing lovingly at your baby. 2nd baby: You spend some of everyday keeping an eye open to ensure that your eldest child isn't squeezing, poking or hurting the baby. 3rd baby: You spend some of every day hiding from the children.