When you discover that you are pregnant it becomes difficult to think of anything else. This results in you being anxious to announce the exciting news with other people specially your partner. There has been a lot of controversy on the best time to make an announcement about pregnancy. While choosing how and when to make the announcement of your 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 you share your pregnancy news early the main advantage is that there is a lot of support from near and dear friends. You can share your joy with others. While making decisions a lot of people will come forward to help you with your pregnancy. A lot of time is available for advice and you can 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 your decision to whom you would like to announce the big news apart from spouse, parents and siblings. Telling ones partner 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 the way 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 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 month 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 your friends are. Another way of showing is a photograph of you and your husband showing your belly.