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What to Expect When Your Wife is Expanding : A Reassuring Month-by-Month Guide for the Father-to-Be

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The third edition of the best, funniest father's guide to having a baby, What to Expect When Your Wife Is Expanding, is now thoroughly revised and updated, but it's still packed with information, advice, and attitude distinctively for guys. Originally conceived as a little parody, just something funny and helpful for the expectant man, the book is now a classic gift, passed knowingly from one generation of first-time papas to the next.With this lighthearted, month-by-month instruction manual on the care and nurture of a pregnant wife—the main role of expectant dads—he'll handle all the important milestones and topics: what not to say during the three phases of labor; what to buy, how many, and when; maintaining work-life balance; maintaining work-life-wife balance. New features in What to Expect When Your Wife Is Expanding include:
  • The minefield: the wrong gifts for your pregnant wife
  • Social media pregnancy etiquette: status update!
  • Eight reasons why not to pick out maternity clothes
What to Expect When Your Wife Is Expanding also features the latest trends!
  • Festive gender-reveal parties. (Really!)
  • Updated baby name guide, including Twitter hash tags.
  • Cloth diapers: The debate is back!
The third edition of the best, funniest father's guide to having a baby is now thoroughly revised and updated, but it's still packed with information, advice, and attitude distinctively for guys. Originally conceived as a little parody, just something funny and helpful for the expectant man, the book has grown into an on-going grass roots classic as a staple gift for every Dad-to-be, passed knowingly from one generation of first-time papas to the next. 

With this light-hearted, month-by-month instruction manual on the care and nurture of a pregnant wife?the main role of expectant dads?he'll handle all the important milestones and topics: what not to say during the three phases of labor; what to buy, how many and when; maintaining work-life balance; maintaining work-life-wife balance.

New features include:

·The Minefield: The Wrong Gifts for Your Pregnant Wife

·Social Media Pregnancy Etiquette:  Status Update!

·Eight Reasons Why Not to Pick Out Maternity Clothes

·Hi-Tech Toys: Can You Buy Them Yet?

·Why Watching Teen-Pregnancy Reality TV Does Not Replace Childbirth Class

·Vanishing Twin Syndrome

The latest trends!

·Festive gender-reveal parties. (Really!)

·Updated Baby Name Guide, including twitter hash tags.

·Cloth Diapers:  The Debate is Back!

·Home Ovulation Predictors

·When Piercings and Tattoos Are a Problem

Number of Pages: 158
Genre: Humor, Family + Relationships
Sub-Genre: Marriage, Parenting / Fatherhood, Topic / Family
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Pub
Author: Thomas Hill
Language: English
Street Date: May 1, 2012
TCIN: 14082589
UPC: 9781449418465
Item Number (DPCI): 248-80-2820
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