Both times that I’ve been pregnant, I had to deal with ignorant comments about my growing belly. During my first pregnancy, absolute strangers who wanted to know all the details about my blossoming baby bump fascinated me. At first, I welcomed the questions, until they started to become insults. I was so appalled by some of the comments that I decided to keep track of the worst insults that can be directed to a pregnant woman.
Click here for the 10 things you should never say to a pregnant woman.
Creator of Married With Two Boys, Sojourner Marable Grimmett, is an author, educator, social media consultant, journalist and motivational speaker who presents a message of love, education and service. A native of Boulder, Colorado, her experiences in higher education, which span nearly a decade, have involved college admissions, student services and community relations. Her energy and imagination have inspired her to become involve in a variety of activities involving people of all racial and ethnic backgrounds. She has been widely recognized for writing and speaking about the joys and challenges of being a “stay-at-work” mom and connects with moms, both new and experienced, who have the responsibility of raising a family while maintaining a full-time job.
“My goal is to inspire millions of moms to live a family centered life while walking int heir personal and professional purpose.” – Sojourner