Have you ever been in this situation? As you or your wife is in the delivery room in the last few moments of labor "push!", the doctor says as a head appears, "Congratulations! it's a ___". They say it even if you were expecting the other gender. Gender disappointment happens when you are caught off guard by the gender of your child.
This is likely caused by your dreams of either going to the ball game with your son or planning to do makeup and shopping with a daughter. Whatever the reason, Gender Disappointment happens, and here're some tips to cope with it.