8 Moms Reveal How They Broke the Pregnancy News to Their Kids

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For expectant moms, figuring out how to reveal a pregnancy to her loved ones has become something of a DIY project unto itself. Of course, a mom wants the way she delivers the news to be both creative and memorable. But sometimes -- especially when she's making the big reveal to her children -- things don't play out quite as she has expected. Hey, there's only so many things a mama can control! 


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Breaking the news of a new baby can be hard. One would think that older kids would be thrilled to know that they are about to have a new little brother or sister ... but no, they often get a little bit jealous. Which is why it's sometimes helpful to do something a little special to announce that a new baby is on the way, so that the day seems special and fun, and not like the beginning of the end. We found some mothers who were willing to share with us the interesting ways that they revealed to their kids that a new baby was coming. Some of their answers are pretty hilarious. 

Here, 8 moms share how it all went down when they spilled to their older kids that a little baby brother or sister was on the way.

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