The Annual Mothering Pregnancy Photo Contest - Mothering Forums

Forum Jump: 
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 164 Old 02-27-2012, 08:21 PM - Thread Starter
Administrator
 
cynthia mosher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 1999
Location: Arabia!
Posts: 38,936
Mentioned: 15 Post(s)
Tagged: 1 Thread(s)
Quoted: 106 Post(s)

Did you announce your pregnancy in a creative way? Do you have a gorgeous pregnancy photo to show off? Any sort of visual reflection of your pregnancy that you'd like to share? Post it here and you'll be entered to win!

 

Three  winners will receive a Mothering Supporter Membership and a $25 Amazon Gift Certificate.

 

Please read the Contest Terms and Conditions before you participate. Post one image per post. Winners will be chosen by the editorial panel based on thumbs up and total participation on the thread (limit of one prize per entrant). So spread the word and thumbs-up your favorites!

 

Last date to post an entry is March 13th. US and Canadian residents only.

 

Here are a few creative ideas to encourage your imagination:

 

 

baby2.jpg

 

 

 

baby1.jpg

 

isabel.jpg

 

belly.jpg

 

All images courtesy of Pinterest Pinners.

transylvania_mom likes this.

cynthia mosher is online now  
#2 of 164 Old 02-27-2012, 10:05 PM
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 3,275
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Here is how we announced our current pregnancy, with my daughter's signature "smushie face":

 

394623_10150644244908957_500103956_12021477_322560306_n.jpg

mae14, smilingsara, lolar7 and 1 others like this.

bedsharing, knitting, toddler-nursing, nerdy, babywearing mama!

familybed1.gif  knit.gif toddler.gif  geek.gif  momsling.GIF

Knitting Mama is offline  
#3 of 164 Old 02-27-2012, 11:45 PM
 
Erin77's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Kailua, HI
Posts: 275
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

IMG_7334-2-2.jpg

 

This is one of my favorites, from my bellydancing troupe.

Erin77 is offline  
#4 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 01:49 AM
 
ghannit's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Nova Scotia, Canada
Posts: 174
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

August 24th 2011 Mommy 34, Anna 3, baby John (7 months pregnant)

Anna (3 years old) and myself at 7 months pregnant. August 2011.

transylvania_mom likes this.

Mother caffix.gif to DD born Jan 2008 and DS born Nov 2011. 

ghannit is offline  
#5 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 05:43 AM
 
endwood's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 4
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

307276_10150436079915935_566980934_10570270_1670224698_n.jpg

8 Months pregnant with our first

transylvania_mom likes this.
endwood is offline  
#6 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 06:55 AM
 
brambleberry's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: southern Indiana
Posts: 585
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)

Deleted this photo in favor of one posted later.


Work at home, homesteading mom sharing child care 50/50 with my wonderful WAH DH. DD1 born Jan. 2010.   March '12.   DD2 & DD3 (twins) born Feb. 2013
brambleberry is offline  
#7 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 07:14 AM
 
momofadella's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Indiana
Posts: 78
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

If we have our photographer's permission, can we submit a professional pregnancy photo?


Blissfully happy and devoted wife to my best friend and anamored by my sweet baby girls, DD1 (8/8/08) and DD2 (06-17-11). Proud attached, tandem breastfeeding, baby-wearing, blw mama.

momofadella is offline  
#8 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 07:35 AM
 
Luv2pray's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

baby9.jpg

baileyb and Mama4life14 like this.
Luv2pray is offline  
#9 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 08:07 AM
 
Ravensong13's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Too far from the Ocean:(
Posts: 246
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

P1010208.JPG

 

Seven months pregnant, doing tree pose by a tree in Mexico.


Mother to one Little Flower Childdust.gif 3/08 and one little squirmy boy babyf.gif 4/12 homebirth.jpg, Wife to fuzmalesling.gif,I am a Vegan Pagan. We familybed1.gifnovaxnocirc.gif mdcblog5.gif!

 

Ravensong13 is offline  
#10 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 08:28 AM
 
newbiemama09's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Twin Cities, MN
Posts: 148
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

We made this cake to announce our first. cake.jpg

smilingsara likes this.

K, wifey to M, PROUD SAH-mama to Catherine Grace
Had a dreamy VBAC waterbirth.jpg to handsome John Gabriel
Crazy about femalesling.GIF  cd.gif familybed2.gif

newbiemama09 is offline  
#11 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 08:48 AM
 
artekah's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Posts: 1,127
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
This was me at 40 weeks pregnant with my daughter (who is now about to turn 7 months old!)

ceabd24f-0553-ea1a.jpg
maxnmaizy, jldumm, mae14 and 2 others like this.
artekah is offline  
#12 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 09:10 AM
 
Funny Face's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: None of your beeswax!
Posts: 2,439
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

700

This picture of my 2nd trimester belly pretty well captures the essence of my third pregnancy. It was this dreamy, cosmic experience from conception to birth.

maxnmaizy, jldumm, mataji4 and 6 others like this.

We think greenearth.gif  Gentle mama to 3 amazing kiddos. Rainbow.gif Recovering from religion. heartbeat.gif

 

LIFEschooling. upsidedown.gif Extended NAKing. winner.jpg Graduated cloth diaperer. cd.gif

Funny Face is offline  
#13 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 09:14 AM
 
Chicky2's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: North Texas
Posts: 2,871
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Me, 8.5 months pregnant with #4, who was the survivor of 3.  :o)

 

thumbs_photos-0011.jpg

DoubleDouble and lapamela like this.

Happy Homesteading Homeschooling Homebirthing Beekeeping Dready (& a bit redneck even) Mama to 4 fab kids :  dd (23), dd (13), ds (11), dd (5)

Chicky2 is offline  
#14 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 10:09 AM
 
ladydodson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: woodland hills, ca
Posts: 143
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

 

 

 

2011_Dodson_Maternity_093.jpg

 

a favorite from our last pregnancy, twin girls...that's my son and i at the beach in venice, ca.


becky.
mama to m (3/96), o (8/07), p (5/09) and our twins: r (2/14/11) and l (2/15/11) 

ladydodson is offline  
#15 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 10:14 AM
 
snowfaeriemama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 13
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

_MG_0456-2.jpg

I feel so blessed to have this photo of me and my daughter as one. My pal Hannah Boyles took it of me when I was a few days overdue*

 

greenacresmama and mae14 like this.
snowfaeriemama is offline  
#16 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 10:27 AM
 
ladydodson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: woodland hills, ca
Posts: 143
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

2011_Dodson_Maternity_082.jpg

 

from the same shoot, 7 months pregnant with twins. :)


becky.
mama to m (3/96), o (8/07), p (5/09) and our twins: r (2/14/11) and l (2/15/11) 

ladydodson is offline  
#17 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 11:00 AM
 
caitiebluebug's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: San Jose, Costa Rica
Posts: 7
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

My belly and our hands at 37 weeks with our daughter

My belly and our hands, at 37 weeks pregnant with our daughter

caitiebluebug is offline  
#18 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 11:17 AM
 
Mama4life14's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 473
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

Around 7 months pregnant with my boy who is now 2 years old!

 

DSC03661.JPG

endwood likes this.

Mama to 1 handsome boy born Nov 29/2009 and 1 beautiful girl born May 21/2013 and wife to 1 handsome man, married since Jun 9/2007.

Mama4life14 is offline  
#19 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 12:20 PM
 
lolitaerb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: home
Posts: 14
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

this is me 38 weeks pregnant with my son Reed last summer

greenacresmama likes this.
lolitaerb is offline  
#20 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 12:21 PM
 
lolitaerb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: home
Posts: 14
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

DSC_0199.JPG

lolitaerb is offline  
#21 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 12:22 PM
 
lolitaerb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: home
Posts: 14
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

meee and baby.jpg

lolitaerb is offline  
#22 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 12:30 PM
 
sasanchez's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 3
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

6929_845268987097_8603419_51636165_4192054_n.jpg

7 months pregnant and feeling so *full of life* as a new mother one with Mother Nature herself.

mae14 likes this.
sasanchez is offline  
#23 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 12:32 PM
 
sasanchez's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 3
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

6929_845275494057_8603419_51636768_883654_n.jpg

7 months pregnant with Baby Mila *Miracle*! I've never felt so captivating and radiant in my life. I love being pregnant. : )

sasanchez is offline  
#24 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 12:36 PM
 
rachelleigh's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 29
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

382

 

30 weeks pregnant with my precious baby girl. I used a tripod for this shoot and it was in the middle of November! Brrrrr :)

rachelleigh is offline  
#25 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 12:44 PM
 
Red Hot Mama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 22
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

DSC_0239.JPG

lolitaerb likes this.
Red Hot Mama is offline  
#26 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 01:59 PM
 
SaraDamude's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Michigan
Posts: 2
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

38 Weeks with our third child, a girl, Emily Elizabeth :)

38 Weeks with our third child, Emily Elizabeth!

Mama4life14 likes this.
SaraDamude is offline  
#27 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 03:15 PM
 
Kindermama's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: she's only happy in the Son
Posts: 2,629
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

DSC06490.jpeg

32 weeks along with our 5th child (now 8 weeks old)

maxnmaizy, gardenbelle and mamasos like this.

Consciously mothering 3 girls and 2 boys
Kindermama is offline  
#28 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 03:32 PM
 
Thursday Girl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Fl
Posts: 5,641
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

900x600px-LL-55b2d0ba_2014.JPG

 

It's not a photo but it is a picture of how we announced this pregnancy, a little hand made cartoon of an actual conversation my silly husband and I had about being pregnant and pretending to be the sperm and egg in the fallopian tube. yes, we are dorks.

 

 

smilingsara and brambleberry like this.

Courtney and Cree, baby made 3, added one more then there were 4, sakes alive, then we had 5, another in the mix now we have 6!

A Momma in love with her Little Women-Jewel Face, Jo Jo Bean, June Bug, and Sweet Coraline.

 

 

Thursday Girl is offline  
#29 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 03:36 PM
 
earthmamagypsy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Posts: 7
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

419866_303306179732600_100001596600727_824690_1196627496_n.jpg

This is a photo of  my hubby and I with baby # 6 just a few weeks before he was born   joy.gif

pattimomma, lapamela and mamasos like this.
earthmamagypsy is offline  
#30 of 164 Old 02-28-2012, 04:45 PM
 
DonnaLouis's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 9
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

This is how we sent out our pregnancy announcement (a bun in the oven)!!! :)

 

bun_oven.jpg

 

smilingsara and mcampa like this.
DonnaLouis is offline  
Closed Thread

Tags
Pregnancy

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off