Finding out you’re pregnant for the first time is such an exciting time. You look forward to getting that famous "pregnancy glow", dressing your baby bump in the most gorgeous maternity outfits and having the perfect, pain-free birth.
Of course, you also can’t wait to meet your cherub soon after he is born and caress his smooth pink skin.
Mums-to-be: we reassure you that motherhood will, without a doubt, be incredible and filled with innumerable amazing moments that you will cherish forever. But there are also quite a few unspoken things about pregnancy and having a baby that we think you should know.
Be prepared to laugh out loud and maybe cry just a little bit as you go through this gallery! Just keep clicking next to read about these "truths".