Announcing your pregnancy to the people you love is almost as fun as getting pregnant itself. Almost. But, you know, with more clothes involved.
You may want all the attention, or you may want to go low key.
You may want to share the news with all 412 of your Facebook friends, or you may only be ready to tell your partner.
Maybe you’re keen to tell the world it’s a boy. Or a girl. Or maybe you have no idea at all.
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There is absolutely no right or wrong when it comes to making public the fact that you’re expecting. It’s your information, your pregnancy, and your decision.
But if you want to have a bit of fun with your announcement (which, let’s be honest, why wouldn’t you?) here are some stupendous ideas that will send your loved ones into meltdown with their epic creativity and originality.
Because, let’s be honest. The ‘bun in the oven’ photo has reached peak mainstream…
If you want to get adventurous, we have some thoughts…
1. The Fortune Cookie
Perfect for: telling your parents.
The corners of the average fortune cookie should have a gap large enough for you to fish out the note inside, without breaking the cookie. (You can use tweezers if you’re struggling.)
Remove the note, and replace it with a message you’ve typed up and cut out.