A baby is a gift. Finding out that you’re pregnant is a feeling that cannot be compared. It is a feeling where happiness meets fright. You will be ‘out of this world’ happy because you’re going to be a parent and the fact that you’re becoming a parent will also frighten you, knowing that there comes loads of responsibilities with the baby. Parenting may look like an easy job but it isn’t. a pregnant mother has to be taken good care by her husband and the other family members.
Don’t spread the news until you are done with the first trimester
In the first three months of pregnancy, miscarriages can occur; the baby is vulnerable at this time period. It is better to not let people know, just in case any changes happen. Keep the news only with your family. Finding out that you are pregnant will make you get excited and you will develop the urge to let the people around you know but you should control yourself and be patient for the next 12 weeks. After the completing the first trimester, the chances of a miscarriage happening decreases significantly.
Get ready to welcome the baby
Everybody is watching forward to welcome the baby. You should specially buy a comfortable baby blanket to place your baby as soon as birth. You should also not forget to buy the most essential baby products such as baby car seats, napkins and strollers. You have your whole pregnancy period so take time to select what is best for your child.
Shop for maternity clothes
You should look for comfortable and cute maternity clothes. Prevent from buying any tight clothes and try to dress as loosely as possible. The comfort and the mood of the mother really matters.
Take your vitamins
Talk to your doctor and find out what you need to take during your pregnancy. There are some food which are unhealthy for you and your baby. If you have any allergies, consult a doctor and take proper medications. It is important that you and your baby remain healthy. Pregnant mothers should strictly stop smoking and the alcohol intake. Smoking and drinking during pregnancy will cause deformations in the new born baby.
Write down everything that happens during pregnancy
There are many special things for newborn. Note down: the date of the first time you felt your baby moving, the date you found out you were pregnant and so on. These details will be important to the doctor when treating you and your kids will be eager to find out when they grow up.