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what do you wish?

what do you wish someone would have told you about being pregnant you didnt know?

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Asked by Mommy2B04 at 12:38 PM on Nov. 10, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • Heartburn sucks! Also, write everything down in a journal for your baby to have when they are older. I wrote down some things, but a journal would have been awesome. Also, I wish I would have exercised more, just so I wasn't so tired.

    Answer by LovinMyMikayla at 12:40 PM on Nov. 10, 2008

  • that it flies by so easily & some pregnancy's are simple and have no sickness pain cravings etc.

    except for this baby kicking inside of me, and my protruding belly i feel like im not even pregnant

    Answer by KelsoBabeyy at 12:40 PM on Nov. 10, 2008

  • oh and take as many pictures throughout your pregnancy as possible! especially your belly i love looking at belly pictures!!

    Answer by KelsoBabeyy at 12:41 PM on Nov. 10, 2008

  • I would have walked more and used the cocoa butter on my butt and upper thighs because no one warned me that I'd get them there so all of the cocoa butter went on my tummy so guess what barely any there at all very faint ones :(

    Answer by Lizzie32390 at 12:42 PM on Nov. 10, 2008

  • take lots of belly pics!!!

    And keep doing your exercise or start, it really helps!

    Answer by Paesana82 at 12:44 PM on Nov. 10, 2008

  • I wish someone had told me to keep a pregnancy journal with photos.

    Answer by charisma10 at 12:55 PM on Nov. 10, 2008

  • Take lots of pictures even if you don't feel prety now you'll like looking back at them plus I think the kids like to see them too.
    And not all preg. are difficult not everyone gets sick.

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:00 PM on Nov. 10, 2008

  • I agree that heartburn sucks!! Also the amount of trouble one must go through to get into a comfortable position to just get some shuteye. I never knew how much less I could do on my own and the amount of time I can be on my feet working w/out getting tired.

    Answer by usmc0351wife at 1:41 PM on Nov. 10, 2008

  • ur nipples will turn dark brown and be very very tender, u will be nauseas the entire 9 months ( or could be, i am), u have to go to the doctor sooo much u get sick of it, u cant sleep on ur back or even on ur sides u will be uncomfortable to sleep, ur abdomen will ache (u would think this would be obvious but it just never occured to me until i get the aches and cramps), waiting for labor takes a forever looooong eternity...

    Answer by Butterflysky_24 at 1:46 PM on Nov. 10, 2008

  • That EVERYONE is different.
    Not everyone gains a bunch of weight.
    Not everyone swells.
    Not everyone's belly gets perfectly round.
    If someone would've told me that all my worrying would be for no good reason, I could have enjoyed my pregnancy a lot more. I've spent way too much time bitching and worrying about miscarrying and not swelling and my belly not being round and having a "boring" pregnancy. I should've been glad that I'm one of the lucky ones. Boo on me.

    Answer by caitxrawks at 1:53 PM on Nov. 10, 2008

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