Pregnancy in the New Year
How to arrange a celebration of the New Year, if the future mother is surrounded by solid not? After all, the New Year is a pre-holiday fuss, noisy games, and troubles in the kitchen.
Among the many customs and rituals associated with the preparation for the New Year, there is a good tradition – to decorate the house and give each other gifts. Therefore, the atmosphere of the holiday begins to be felt long before the celebration. Shops, streets, public transport are full of people – everyone is looking for Christmas trees, garlands and ornaments, they choose gifts for friends and relatives.
Decorating the house and buying gifts are purely feminine entertainment, so most women do not depress New Year’s fuss, but, on the contrary, is a pleasant and integral part of the holiday. Of course, future mothers will also want to plunge into the atmosphere of preparation for the new year.
Positive emotions received from successful purchases and pre-holiday moods are certainly useful for pregnant women; but a long stay on their feet, heavy bags, jostling and stuffy shopping malls can do them a disservice. And the risk of catching the infection the day before New Year celebration much more: in stores full of people. To ensure that the pleasure from the New Year’s shopping is not clouded by the deterioration of health, going shopping for pregnant women It is necessary to observe some simple rules:
Make a list of purchases in advance.
Do not put off shopping for the last days before the holiday (remember what’s happening in stores in the last days of December!). Such a crowd will not only not bring pleasure, but it is dangerous for a pregnant customer.
The ideal time for New Year’s purchases is the first half of one of the weekdays at the beginning of the twentieth of December.
Enlist the support of a friend, mother or sister – together more fun, and physical support for the future mother will not hurt!
Choose for shopping a large shopping center near the house – this will eliminate the need to go around a few shops a day or stretch shopping for several days.
Take care of comfortable clothes and shoes for shopping.
During shopping every half hour-hour to pause for a rest – for example, to sit in a cafe. And, of course, do not wear the heaviest shopping bags – for this there is a cart and assistants!
And, finally, the most modern, creative and absolutely safe for the future mom version of the New Year’s shopping – the order of gifts, Christmas decorations and clothes on the Internet. Virtual shopping has no shortcomings and delivers almost the same pleasure as a real shopping trip.
In recent years, a fashion trend has emerged New Year celebrations in an unconventional setting – in a restaurant, a nightclub or even in an exotic resort. These newfangled holiday scenarios are not too suitable for of a pregnant woman.
Makeup is better to choose an easy, not disturbing skin to breathe.
Of course, coming up with fun and New Year's entertainments for the New Year's Eve, it will be necessary to take into account the peculiarities of an interesting situation. For example, the program of the holiday will have to exclude the traditional skiing from the slide to ice colds, the explosion of firecrackers, as well as the strolls until the morning - the future mother should not participate in such entertainments.
Sledging and ice-floes are associated with the risk of injury, the noise from exploding salutes and firecrackers adversely affects the baby, and a sleepless night is too tiring for a pregnant woman. Noisy home disco future mother is not suitable - for the same reason that the disco in the nightclub (loud, stuffy and too active).
However, this is not a reason for grieving - on the contrary, it is an excellent opportunity to conduct a pregnant New Year in a special way, inventing new, unusual entertainment that will be equally interesting to all family members.
Recently, various collective and Board games, based on the principle of lotto or charades. These games include entertainment programs on television, they are played on the beach, in the office and on a visit; in large cities even gaming cafes appeared, where, along with the menu, visitors are offered a large selection of board games.
Perhaps a few of these games will make your New Year's feast particularly interesting this year.