14 thoughtful ways to make a first-time dad feel involved in your pregnancy

by Sarah Wirth |

From swollen ankles to not recognising their own belly button, it's fair to say that mum’s to-be experience physical and emotional changes throughout their pregnancy.

Everyone is interested in you. How far along you are, if you’re having a boy or a girl and how you’re doing. However, it is important to remember your partner is going through the excitement of having a baby too and will want to be involved within the process as much as they can. You’re a team and can be involved in the journey together.

Here are 14 tips to make sure Dad-to-be is involved every step of the way!

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1) Go to appointments together

Nothing will make having a baby more real than seeing the first scan or hearing your baby’s heartbeat for the first time. This is such an incredible experience for first-time parents and will allow you both to feel more connected with the health of the baby and the pregnancy as a whole.

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