(Closed) How did you break the news that you're pregnant to your husband

posted 5 years ago in Pregnancy
Post # 3
2874 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: March 2013

@adillon1:  i was in a similar position in that Darling Husband was away when i found out. i lasted 3 days, then blurted it out on the phone/ he was in shock and didnt say much. then 15 mins later bombarded me with fb messages hahahaha

i wish i’d managed to wait but i just couldnt!

Post # 4
11752 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

I found out a week after Father’s Day so bought him a belated fathers say card!

Post # 5
2202 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2012

Lol, i would try and write it all down, but since i have a thread, that captures the whole sega of how i told him i thought it would be easier just to post the link for you to read if your interested. ๐Ÿ™‚


I can't tell Darling Husband for 8 days that were KU…

Post # 6
2090 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2014

Brilliant thread! Although we are not planning to TTC until after the wedding next October, I already picture all the different ways I could break the news to FI! I want to do something cute and memorable

Post # 7
429 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: November 1999

I always thought I’d put a cinnamon bun in the oven, set a timer and ask him to get it when the timer went off. However, I ended up testing a few days earlier than I expected to. Before I took the test, I had him open a bottle of cider that we both liked. I went into the bathroom, took a sip and took the test. When I emerged from the bathroom, I walked up to him and put my cider glass in front of him. I told him that he would have to finish my cider because I was too pregnant. ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 8
4336 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

My story isn’t very exciting. I wasn’t really expecting to be pregnant, but I took a test b/c I was surprised AF hadn’t come yet. When the line showed up, I was like “wha?” (I had actually never taken a test before, so I had never seen a positive or negative test IRL, and so part of me was thinking I had done it wrong!) And I was so shocked I just yelled at Darling Husband to come here, he was in the other room.

Post # 9
294 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

Yeah, my story is not jazzy or romantic at all. I peed on the stick at 8DPO, was like, “holy crap, I think that’s positive” (it was so faint), and when I went up to kiss my husband goodbye before leaving for work, I was like, “Oh, and I got a positive pregnancy test, but it was really faint, and it’s still so early so anything can happen. Safe drive today, love you, bye!”  I think he didn’t really believe me until I got a few more positive tests and then did the digital, when we saw the word “PREGNANT”. 


Post # 10
544 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Commenting to follow ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 11
896 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: January 2015

I had always thought I’d do something really cute. I’d even bought a onesie for telling him with.. but because it was such a wonderful surprise that I could even get pregnant and I was so shocked, I couldn’t wait, and as soon as I somewhat composed myself after seeing the test myself, I told him I needed to talk to him and just out with it said “I’m pregnant!” and he was so shocked but so happy. He told me “this is what we’ve always wanted” It was so cute! Then I showed him the test and we held each other for a while.

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