I have to admit, at the risk of being hated by pregnant women everywhere; I loved being pregnant. Of course, I was very lucky in that I experienced a relatively easy pregnancy. Yes I had the odd ache or pain, a little heartburn, and I needed a nap everyday, but for the most part I felt fantastic. However, I understand that many women do not like pregnancy, and I may not if I ever get pregnant again. So, I asked some amazing moms to describe the most annoying thing about being pregnant.
Women are pretty amazing beings. We sacrifice our own happiness and comfort for months on end, in order to bring babies into the world. Of course, it's not always an easy road, especially if you have a complicated pregnancy, are expecting multiples, have existing health conditions, or if you're just not feeling the whole parasite feeding off your body vibe. I mean, you can only throw up every morning for six consecutive months before the whole "carrying human life inside your body" thing starts to get old.
Although I enjoyed being pregnant, I can admit I didn't love every single moment. Some part were nothing short of irksome, like the constant doctor appointments, worrying about every little thing I ate and whether it was a nutritious choice for my baby, and wading through the barrage of never-ending, often conflicting advice. Pregnancy can be exhausting, and not just because you're growing another human. So, in the name of solidarity and because nothing bad can come from being honest about pregnancy, here are a few women on what they found to be the most annoying about the entire baby growing process: