How did pregnancy affect your sex life?
Having a baby on board can change things in the bedroom.
Couples have mixed reactions during pregnancy when it comes to sex. Some claim that the ‘glow’ turns them on, and that their love life is insatiable. Some get terror-stricken by all the changes to the expectant mom’s body: ‘We’ll dent the baby’, they think to themselves. Other factors such as nausea, stress and exhaustion mean that making love takes a back seat for a while.

Of course, a change in the sexual equilibrium can cause a strain on the relationship, which is likely while adjusting to the impending addition.

Some women are embarrassed- everywhere they go they feel like they can hear people smirking at them: ‘We know what you’ve been doing’, as the evidence of their private life becomes increasingly obvious along with their growing wombs. Some men may find it a sign of their virility, and be proud of their partner’s bump.

How about you? When you were pregnant, did your passion-dynamic change?
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