Most people think pregnancy time is boring and as a mother, you rarely get time for yourself. That’s why it’s important that when you do get time, you make the most of it! This is the best time to enjoy the privileges of being a mum. So, here are our top 10 fun activities for you to do in this beautiful time of your life.
Recently, babymoon (like honeymoon) has become a popular trend. It’s a celebratory vacation of your time before the birth of your baby. The best time for this activity is during your second trimester. Let’s be honest, once your baby arrives, there are often few opportunities for you to enjoy a getaway. So, what you need to do is just choose a place to go and relax! Of course, it goes without saying, run it passed your doctor first before making any plans.
Book a Massage
From feeling anxious about giving birth to morning sickness, you are under a lot of changes right now and your body is getting used to it. So, make an appointment for a day of relaxation.
Photos or Video Memories
It is good to have some photos or videos so one day you and your family can look back. Whether it is a picture of your pregnancy test, one-month pregnant belly or the video when you tell your loved ones that you are pregnant, they are all precious memories. So, if you can just capture all moments when you are pregnant and make a book out of them, you’ll have something precious to look back on.
Go on a Date
Just because you’re pregnant, doesn’t mean you can’t still go out! Nothing too strenuous. Perhaps dinner, or a movie night. Whatever happens, just make sure you feel up to it. Remember, it should be fun!
Finding your Baby Name
There are millions of names and meanings behind each of the names. It might look difficult to choose but believe me you will know which one is perfect for your little one. It is more exciting than you think I’m sure you and your partner will have some fun ideas about it.
Spending time with Your Mother
Being pregnant is a good opportunity to bond with your mom. Have some quality time with her by taking her out for lunch or dinner and talking about pregnancy or parenting. Moreover, you can learn a lot from her experience as your mother. Plus, I’m sure you will have a lot of fun when she tells you how adorable and silly you were when you were a baby.
Your body size is changing and it is a good excuse to go out and buy new outfits. You can buy maternity dresses, shoes, clutches or designer wears to pamper yourself. Plus, you can also try to buy some cute outfits for your baby. Call your friends to join and have a fun shopping spree with them.
Enjoy your Food Craving
During pregnancy, every craving of food you have will be fulfilled. So, why not enjoy that opportunity to endure yourself. Asking for whatever you want, indulge! Just remember, there are a few foods you should avoid while pregnant.
Making more Friends
Nowadays, it is easy for you to find a community for moms or joining online groups. They are willing to share a lot of valuable information like personal experience or where to buy good gear whenever you need as well as some tips and life hacks to make the mothering world a little easier.
If you like sports or maybe you are tired of days sitting at home then you should consider having some exercise. Walking, swimming or meditating are perfect activities to do during pregnancy. Having some exercise can benefit you and your baby’s health significantly. And it is even better when you have some friends to do it with.
There are still a lot of fun things to do during pregnancy. Let us know what is your favorite one. And remember mothers, being pregnant is only boring if you let it be!