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.
She thought she was menopausal - she was actually pregnant.
The UK parents plan to raise their child "gender-neutral".
Is it inappropriate for my husband to want to name our daughter after his late ex-girlfriend?
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.