Funny Pregnancy Books to Brighten Your Day

Funny Pregnancy Books to Brighten Your Day

As I near the end of this pregnancy, I reflect on how I’m not as young as I used to be.  Granted, it has only been four years since I had my first child, but it sure feels like things have gone downhill fast in the baby making department!  I have aches where I didn’t know I had parts, and I’m getting a little down about the remaining seven LONG weeks.  If you are finding pregnancy is getting a little tiresome, try cheering up with some lighthearted looks at the art of baby building.

Let's Panic About Babies!
This hysterical look at pregnancy and the many questions that accompany it will have you cracking up while it answers such questions as, “Did I just pee myself? (Yes.)” and “How do I make sure my baby loves me back? (Voodoo.).”100 Things I Hate about Pregnancy
Really, that’s all they can come up with?  Eight months in, I can think of many more things about pregnancy I would rather do without.  In any case, this is a good, light read that will give you something to relate to as you think of how much better life will be once baby is on the other side of your belly.

Belly Laughs: The Naked Truth about Pregnancy and Childbirth
Another look at the less glamorous side of pregnancy, this book is written by actress Jenny McCarthy and recounts her experiences with the side of pregnancy we don’t show the rest of the world.

So if you’re feeling down about being pregnant, pick up one of these books to give yourself a good cheering up and remember: we’ve all been there and though it may not feel like it, it does end soon!