8 Reasons Being Pregnant In a Snow Storm May Not Be All That Bad

7 Reasons Being Pregnant In a Snow Storm May Not Be All That BadWell, hello there snow storm!

Have you guys been snowed in from the Nemo blizzard? We have! The kids are home from school and thrilled that the snow means they don’t have to be there. I don’t have to go outside in the 2 plus feet of snow and we can all stay in and be cozy.

While I am not pregnant, I know that there are many of you who are. Maybe you’re freaking out that you’re snowed in. It’s never nice being stuck somewhere and it can be especially stressful if you’re about to give birth. No one really wants to be stuck inside when the labor pains start.

In any case, things may not be all that bad when you’re pregnant during a snow storm.

In an effort to be positive, click through and see 8 reasons being pregnant in a snow storm may not be all that bad:

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  • You Don’t Have to Go Out 1 of 8
    You Don't Have to Go Out
    Going outside can be quite the task when you're pregnant. Perhaps you woke up and realize your stomach decided to pop and you have nothing that fits. No worries, you can just stay in your pj's today.
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  • Good Excuse to Rest 2 of 8
    Good Excuse to Rest
    Pregnancy brings tired with it and when a snow storm hits, it's the perfect excuse to just stay in bed.
    Photo credit: photostock.
  • Your Body Temperature Keeps You Warm 3 of 8
    Your Body Temperature Keeps You Warm
    When I was pregnant, I was so hot all the time. If you're like me, you don't even care that it's freezing cold -- you're totally comfortable.
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  • You Can Focus on Your Nesting 4 of 8
    You Can Focus on Your Nesting
    Perhaps you had a busy day at work lined up, but now you're snowed in. Perfect excuse to focus on all those nesting projects you have at home.
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  • Your Partner is Likely Home and Can Spoil You 5 of 8
    Your Partner is Likely Home and Can Spoil You
    When everyone is snowed in you're in the perfect spot. You can lay in bed and your partner can be in charge of the food, the kids and spoiling you.
    Photo credit: photostock.
  • Food Craving Delivery 6 of 8
    Food Craving Delivery
    Don't want to cook? Don't have any groceries? No problem! What better excuse than to order in that pizza you've been craving?
    Photo credit: photostock.
  • You Get Out of Shoveling 7 of 8
    You Get Out of Shoveling
    If the snow storm brought mountains of snow to you like it brought to us, shoveling is inevitable. When you're pregnant you get out of doing that and someone else gets the fun.
    Photo credit: iStockPhoto.
  • Home Birth With No Questions 8 of 8
    Home Birth With No Questions
    Okay so let's say you already had a home birth planned, but you were afraid of people judging your choice. If you're pregnant during a snow storm, people will assume that you couldn't have it any other way when you welcome your babe at home.
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Photo credit: adapted from iStockPhoto

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