Pregnancy awareness month

May is Pregnancy Awareness month and while I am aware that every month is some special focus, from Autism to Zebra preservation, this one seems relevant to discuss here.

Founder Anna Getty, mother of two and author, has established Pregnancy Awareness month in order to help expectant mothers learn more about nutrition and their bodies. Learn more at the official website.

Los Angeles readers, there is a fabulous Pregnancy Awareness Month event for pregnant and new moms on Sunday, May 1 in Santa Monica.

For those of you who became parents via pregnancy, what is the most important thing you think mothers-to-be need to know? (Anything goes!)

(I am 36 weeks pregnant in the above photo.)

The following two tabs change content below. co-founder Whitney lives with her husband, son, and daughter in the San Francisco Bay Area where she writes about parenting, crafts, and activities that moms can do with babies in tow. She and Heather also publish, a site for East Bay parents and are the authors of The Rookie Mom's Handbook and Stuff Every Mom Should Know.