Bumpie Tip of the Week: Sex Positions for the Third Trimester!

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Updated March 2, 2017
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We all know sex is “supposed to” be great for cervix softening — but how the heck do you manage to get the deed done with that big ol’ baby bump? Our Bumpies on the Third Trimester board are here to help y’all out with some sexy time tips! (Congrats to all expecting this month!)

Be warned, these mamas-to-be hold nothing back!

“Doggie style works for us still. It’s really all that works!” — TandCplus*

“I’m only 34 weeks but I really like reverse cowgirl and doggy. Maybe if its possible, try standing up.” — TheFutureMrs

“Spooning is the only one I can do now. I’m 39 weeks.” — kateronium

“Me on top seems to be all that works for me!” — rooftop

“Doggie + magic wand = best sex of my life!” — maymomNY

“We have a very high bed, so I propped myself up on a lot of pillows so I wasn’t flat on my back and my husband stood at the edge.” — sarahjuly

“Reversed cowgirl and side spooning still work!” — Nora1985

“Bending over the bed, spooning, and if you’re flexible, throw a leg up!” — oliversmom

“Sit or lie with your legs off the edge of the bed. He kneels on the floor.” — LivvyKH

“Lie on the bed with legs hanging off, then have your partner stand at the edge of the bed and lift your legs/feet to his chest/shoulders.” — vintageut

*Some names have been changed.

So, there ya have it! Happy humping!

Tell us: What sex position has been working for you during pregnancy?

Please note: The Bump and the materials and information it contains are not intended to, and do not constitute, medical or other health advice or diagnosis and should not be used as such. You should always consult with a qualified physician or health professional about your specific circumstances.

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