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11 Ways To Make Your Last Pregnancy Extra Special

By Devan McGuinness |

My baby fever is still in full swing and I have been thinking a lot about what to do when/if I get pregnant again. I know that my next child will be my last one — my last full-term pregnancy, my last time being in labor, so I have been thinking a lot about how to soak it all in. I swear if someone made a device that allowed me to pop on a pillow and feel pregnant (the baby moving especially) they would be a rich person. I love feeling and being pregnant — despite the fact my pregnancies are not exactly easy. It will be sad to close the chapter on it all.

That said, since it’s not all over for me yet and I know that this next one will be the last one (if it happens), I want to make sure I do everything on my “being pregnant bucket list”. The things I wish I had done in previous pregnancies, the memories I want to make sure stay with me and since i’ve been around the ‘pregnant block’ a few times, I want to make sure I pull from all those experiences and make the next one as ‘me’ and ‘awesome’ as can be.

Click through for 11 things you can do to make sure the last pregnancy of yours is as special as possible:

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How To Make Your Last Pregnancy Special

Get Maternity Photos Done

Hire a professional or a friend who knows what they are doing and take the photos you've always wanted. If you like nude look, go for that. If you like the outdoorsy look, do that. They key is do what you've always wanted.
You should read: How NOT To Take Maternity Portraits
Photo credit: amiefedora via Flickr

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Devan McGuinness is the writer of the lifestyle blog Accustomed Chaos. After surviving 12 miscarriages, Devan founded Unspoken Grief, a resource and support site for perinatal and neonatal loss. Read bio and latest posts → Read Devan's latest posts →

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0 thoughts on “11 Ways To Make Your Last Pregnancy Extra Special

  1. Lisa says:

    Great article Devan and all great suggestions.

  2. bwsf says:

    I’m pregnant with my second, and this will be it for us. I’m trying to enjoy every second, and not wish it along too quickly.

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