We’re excited to bring you another great article from POPSUGAR Moms, a fantastic source for mamas who want advice and news about everything from packing healthy lunches to mastering the art of stroller chic. This week, we’re featuring their cute and creative ideas for sharing your pregnancy news.

5 Unique Ways to Announce a Pregnancy

A positive pregnancy test makes expectant parents jump for joy—and they can’t wait to share the news with their loved ones! While the news of a new baby is exciting enough, sometimes you want to surprise your friends and family with a creative announcement. Get inspired with these five unique ideas to share “the big news.”


1. Due-Date Chalkboard
A chalkboard photo prop with baby’s due date makes for a beautiful and unexpected pregnancy announcement.

2. Napkin Notes and Place Cards
Throw a dinner party and have guests find their place at the table using place cards with their new “titles.”

3. Do the Math!
Forget about “telling” everyone you’re expecting. Let them do the math when the receive this family photo via email or snail mail.

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4. Big Brother or Big Sister
If you already have kids, let them share the news! Jaws will drop when your tot walks into your next family gathering sporting a tee that reads “I’m going to be a big sister!”

5. Bun in the Oven
Another fun photo idea for announcing a pregnancy.

How did you announce your pregnancy to friends and family?


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