Discovering you're pregnant can bring on a range of emotions. One minute you can't stop dreaming up baby names, and the next second your panicking because you realize you've never changed a diaper in your entire life. It's normal for your mind to run wild with what the next nine months will hold (as well as the lifetime ahead) but before time gets away from you, you might want to make a checklist for the next few weeks. Because there are some things to do as soon as you learn you're pregnant that you won't want to put off for too long.
You're going to be spending a lot of time learning about what lies ahead for your pregnancy and all this new information is a lot to digest. Try to take it slow and don't let yourself become overwhelmed. Prioritize your to-dos and make sure to ask for help when you need it. Reach out to other moms you know for advice and support as you navigate this early stage of your pregnancy. Every trimester brings new changes and items to take care of, but in these first few weeks after learning you're pregnant, stick to these nine actions to set you up for a good pregnancy.