Having a child is one of the most special things that a couple can experience. There is no joy that compares to finding out that you are pregnant after trying for some time. Once you find out that you are pregnant the next step is telling your spouse, and then your family and friends when you think the time is right. Some people decide to tell people right away where some decide to wait till they are further along in the pregnancy. There are so many unique pregnancy announcements that we have come up with a list of some great ideas inspire you!
This is the perfect way to tell your kids that you are pregnant! If you have younger kids, you can make the puzzle pieces bigger and vice versa. They will be able to solve the mystery and put the pieces together, literally, to find out that they will be a big brother or sister!
With the holidays fast approaching this is the perfect way to tell your parents that you are expecting. You can monogram and ornament for the Christmas tree and give it to them on Christmas morning. There will be no better gift then finding out that they will be grandparents.
Including your Dog
If it is your first baby, but you love the big brother/sister shirts and signs that people use to announce their second child you can always use your dog. There are so many different ways to do this including playing off of the guard dog idea, signs saying that your dog is getting a human, or even putting your dog in a big brother/sister shirt!
Bun in the Oven
Many people decide to use this pun as a way to tell people they are pregnant. You really can’t go wrong with the traditional picture of you baking a bun in your oven at home! You can even take it one step further and bring a bun to a dinner party with a note attached to it saying, “second bun will be delivered (enter due date)” and give it to the host! This is a great way to put a fun twist on a traditional announcement.
Using shoes is a super fun way to announce that you are pregnant. One way to do this is to write the due date across you and your spouse’s shoes. Another way is to put a pair of baby shoes in between you and your spouses. This is also a great way to announce the gender of the baby by choosing either blue or pink baby shoes.
A baby book is the perfect way to tell anyone that you are pregnant. You can even write a note from the baby to the recipient in the inside cover. This is a great way to tell your spouse that you are pregnant if you know what their favorite childhood book it. That way you can make it the same book so it has even more sentimental value.
Capture the Moment
This announcement is done best with a group of people. How it works is you have everyone looking and the camera smiling and instead of telling them to “say cheese” just say have you and your spouse yell “we are pregnant” then snap away! This way you will always have a photo of what your parents looked like as they found out that they were going to be grandparents!
Father’s Day Card
A father’s day card is the perfect way to tell your spouse that you are pregnant if it falls around Father’s day. You can buy him card and sign it from his future daughter or son. You can also do this with grandparents on Mother’s Day and Father’s Day.