Frequent question: Do you say congrats when someone is pregnant?

How do you congratulate someone who is expecting a baby?

Wishing you an easy delivery and healthy baby,” “Wishing you health and joy as you welcome your new baby,” or “May you all be happy and healthy!”

What do you say when someone is pregnant?

No matter the circumstances or details of the announcement, “Congratulations!” is the only proper response when someone tells you they’re having a baby. A hug and a smile is also a welcome addition to well wishes.

How do you congratulate a pregnant coworker?

Messages to give to a coworker going on maternity leave

  1. Babies bring such joy and happiness to a family. …
  2. I can think of no greater joy than a new baby. …
  3. All the best to you for a happy and restful maternity leave. …
  4. Congratulations on your new arrival! …
  5. Enjoy a wonderful and restful maternity leave with your new baby!

What do you say to an unexpected pregnancy?

How to Discuss an Unplanned Pregnancy

  • Confirm the Pregnancy. …
  • Examine Your Feelings. …
  • Practice What You’re Going to Say. …
  • Plan When You Are Going to Have the Talk. …
  • Keep Your Cool. …
  • Decide Whether to Discuss Further Now or Later. …
  • Be Able to Express Your Feelings Openly and Honestly. …
  • If Possible, Make a Decision Together.
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Why do we congratulate pregnant woman?

To me, congratulating a pregnant woman implies that the ability to conceive is something which is achieved, like an “A” on a test or a gold medal in the Olympics. A new life is certainly worthy of celebration, but there’s a fine line between celebrating the child and idolizing the mother who bore him or her.

What do you say when a friend is pregnant?

If she’s happy, give her, “That’s fantastic.” If you’re close, you can add, “You’re going to be a great mom, because you’re so …,” with specifics, or, “You look really great.” She might blow it off, but it might prep her for what’s to come or remind her of her strengths.

Do you wish Pregnant Woman Happy Mothers Day?

A pregnant woman is absolutely entitled to celebrate Mother’s Day just like any other mom. … Instead, wish the expectant mom a very happy first Mother’s Day, and leave it at that.