Announcing that you're expecting can be a time to express your creativity, sense of humour and imagination. Check out how other parents and parents-to-be have broken the news to friends and family.
It's called pareidolia - when the brain makes an image or pattern appear where there isn't really one.
One of her colleagues guessed straight away, texting: "Are you pregnant?"
"How could this be? Not in this day and age," devastated mum Denise Brajkovic says.
To her detractors, I say ask yourself this: how many women credit you with saving their life?
The tragic death has renewed warnings about the dangers of common household appliances - a hazard many parents may not be aware of.
Embracing the strength of weak ties around you, might just save your sanity.
What would the title of your parenting memoir be? That's the question posed online.
The idea that any gender should be excluded from any field is beyond counterproductive.
Heading off on a babymoon is something many couples do before welcoming their baby, a last hurrah before the new addition arrives. But a new trend has seen more mums embarking on solo babymoons for some much needed R&R before welcoming their baby.
"She is going to be living on within three different people."
"What if this happens again? How could we ever survive it?" I asked.