A mom writes in asking for advice: “How should I tell my husband I’m pregnant?” This mom-to-be is wondering if the community has any thoughts on ways (presumably fun and interesting ways that go beyond simply stating the fact) for her to tell her husband that they are expecting a baby. Below, the community weighs in with some thoughts and suggestions.
A member of the community asks:
“Needing ideas to tell my husband I am pregnant!”
“Hi, can you give me ideas on how to tell my husband I’m pregnant!!!”
Community Advice for This Mom Looking for Ways to Tell Her Husband She’s Pregnant
To see what advice the Mamas Uncut Facebook community has for this mom in need, read the comments of the post embedded below.
The community offered this mom in need a lot of great advice. Read some of their responses below.
“Pretend you’re gossiping about someone and say OMG YOULL NEVER GUESS WHOS HAVING A BABY!! and when he says who? Throw a stick at him and say YOU!”
“I bought a onesie that said ‘Rad just like my dad’ and a baby hat and wrapped it up. He opened it and cried! That was a long 13-month process getting pregnant! Sadly we lost her at 16 weeks but then I was pregnant again 7 months later and I just flat out told him.”
“I really wanted to put, like, a honey bun or something that says Bun and put it in the oven….ask him to check the oven. See how long it took him to get it… but I wound up sticking the pregnancy test in my waistband and getting frisky with him. So when he found it he was like, what is this? Lol, I got impatient.”
“I did a pregnancy box. Luckily fathers day was around the corner, so I got a father’s day onesie for next year. I put the pregnancy sticks in a bracelet jewelry box. And then I asked him where he wanted to go for dinner, and he picked the perfect spot actually and that’s where I gave him the box.”
“OMG. Just say I’m pregnant. After all, it takes two to tango.”
“What I did with my hubby when I found out I was pregnant with our first was walk up to him (with the pregnancy test behind my back) and say ‘hi daddy’… at first he looked at me like I was stupid. I continued to grin at him and then it sunk in. That’s how I told my mom as well ‘hi grandma’ she cried, with all 3 pregnancies ( I miscarried my first).”
“I did a scavenger hunt around the house, it ended in the spare room with a note, the stick and an ‘I love daddy’ onesie.”
“Personally I just yelled ‘oh my god’ from the bathroom.”
“I held up the stick when he was playing Xbox. His exact words were ‘dude, I gotta go.'”
“If you know how to crochet/sew you could make baby clothes/booties until he notices and asks what you’re doing.”
“Put a baby bottle and a diaper beside his 1st cup of coffee!”
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