11 Pregnancy Milestones You Know Are Coming but Still Leave You Shook
The roller coaster of emotions starts the minute you see that positive test. And no matter how much you do to get ready for the next nine months—reading up on impending symptoms and physical changes, and getting advice from mom friends—actually experiencing pregnancy is still pretty shocking. Read on for some of the craziest moments coming your way, from the highs (like feeling baby move for the first time) to the lows (uh, hemorrhoids). Because the best way to prepare for the unexpected is with a healthy sense of humor.
7. When you think you feel baby move for the first time—but it could’ve also been the burrito you ate for lunch.
11. When you finish packing your hospital bag, realize how far you’ve come and know you’re so ready for what’s next.
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