So, how are you going to announce to your husband, boyfriend and the rest of your friends and family that you are pregnant?
Your partner will be likely the first person you should tell. Will you make it a guessing game? Will you call and tell them on the phone? Whatever choice you decide, you should make sure that you make it a joyous time to remember.
When a woman finds out that she is pregnant it becomes difficult to think of something else. This results in the woman being anxious to announce the exciting news with other people especially the partner. There has been a lot of controversy on the best time to announce a pregnancy. While choosing how and when to make an announcement of pregnancy it is necessary to know the advantages and disadvantages of proper timing. Moreover, one can choose creative ways to reveal the secret.
Sharing news early
If one shares the news early the main advantage is that there is a lot of support from near and dear ones. One can share one’s joy with others. While making decisions a lot of people comes forward to help the pregnant mother. A lot of time is available for advice and choose the best medical professional. There is overwhelming support in case of miscarriage.
The main disadvantage of breaking the news early is that there may be overwhelming advice. A lot of explanation needs to be done in case of miscarriage. The news of miscarriage may reach friends and other family members before even reaching the mother.
It is the decision of the mother to whom else to announce the big news apart from spouse, parents, and siblings. One should be careful of whom one tells. Telling one’s partner is the first brings a sense of belonging and a bond with the child. After the spouse, the other people who should know are the parents. They can help in future planning, offer advice and rejoice like no other person.
Choosing how one shares the news matters a lot. It is fun to share the good news in a more creative and memorable way. Arranging for a romantic dinner is the best way to surprise and make the news memorable. Even in the case of the delicacies baby food can be served. Another way is to go out for a movie and watch a baby movie like Nine months and Junior. The good news can be written in a piece of paper and inserted in the DVD. A t-shirt with ‘Daddy’ written can be provided apart from a baby keychain, baby book, and other baby items.
Telling family and friends
The good news can be sent in a card with a name chosen and a sonogram. This depends on how close the friends are. Another way of showing is a photograph of the woman and the husband without showing the belly.
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