A wise person once said, “pregnancy is the best reason ever for feeling like crap.” So true! A beautiful dream? Meh, not so much. A beautiful baby at the end? You know it!  While my pregnancies were nine month concoctions of heartburn, sciatic pain, round ligament pain, and a big ol’ scoop of sobriety to top it off, your experience may (hopefully!) be much different.

Really though, it’s a pretty magical time. Feeling the flutters turn into strong kicks. Dreaming of your baby’s face, personality, and future. Planning the delivery process. You’re growing a human being inside of you. An independent soul is being nurtured by your body and your body only. If ever there was a good time to journal, this may be it.  Here are some prompts to get you going.