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Here's a Family Gender Reveal Idea That Really Hits the Mark

If you're hoping to involve your family in an upcoming gender reveal, maybe the Fowler's idea will be on target with what you had in mind.

When it came to revealing their third baby's gender, the Fowler family decided to make it a family affair. And their YouTube video of the big moment may just inspire you if you are planning a pregnancy or gender reveal for a few family members (or everyone you've ever known).

First, those in attendance were separated into "Team Girl" and "Team Boy." It's worth mentioning the latter was a bigger group.

Then, everyone took turns popping blue and pink balloons with darts. Um, it takes a while. Gah! I would have popped 'em all myself to find out the answer!

fowler family gender reveal Bielawski Bunch/YouTube

But this mama had more patience than I would have, so you may want to skip ahead to the 4:50 mark to see the big moment. It's actually the dad-to-be who uses a bow and arrow to break a larger, black balloon containing the baby's gender.

Except...he doesn't quite pop his balloon on the first try. Or the second. Or the third.

fowler gender reveal Bielawski Bunch/YouTube

But the fourth time is the charm! And it's a...well, you'll have to watch the video to find out. But let's just say at least half of the family members in attendance were correct. Mama also declares she is so happy, especially since she already has two daughters (oops, did we give it away?).

Congrats to the Fowler family!

Melissa Willets is a writer/blogger and a mom. Find her on Facebook where she chronicles her life momming, and exercising and drinking coffee, but not simultaneously.