Week 22

Are you tired of talking about the baby yet? Schedule a hangout with friends where baby talk is strictly taboo. Reclaim your old sense of self again; the baby will reassert itself in good time.

Start Thinking About Baby Shower

You don’t have to have one, but it can be a fun way to celebrate and connect with people all at once, which can actually be less stressful than trying to see┬áthem one at a time. You don’t have to go it alone, either; find a good friend to plan or even host.

Look at Baby Names

If you decided to learn the baby’s sex, you can narrow your ideas by half and start thinking about names in a more real context.

Prevent Varicose Veins

Expecting mothers are at higher risk for varicose veins, but this risk can be reduced by not crossing your legs, and by moving around rather than sitting or standing in one place.