I've never "planned" a pregnancy for a specific month or date. Honestly, that just sounded like a lot of work and even more math. But I can tell you that I'm pleasantly surprised to learn that being pregnant in October is the damn best. I'm currently 37 weeks pregnant and enjoying all things fall, which has really helped mitigate the third trimester aches and pains.
For the most part, I'm not a huge fan of October. I mean, I like fall as much as the next person, but I'm not all that big into Halloween, I don't particularly enjoy decorating, and I have never been all that fond of the Holiday season in general, which seems to show up almost immediately after October ends. But now that I'm pregnant and nearing my due date, I can tell you that I'm learning to enjoy October and all that it has to offer pregnant women. From the candy to the clothing to the weather, this truly is the best time to grow another human being inside your body.
Obviously your mileage may very, because every person and every pregnancy is different, and where you live certainly impacts what kind of October you might be experiencing. But for me, October is the best month of the year to be pregnant, and here's why: