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Belly Worship: What's Inside Your Tummy, Mommy?

Belly Worship: What's Inside Your Tummy, Mommy?

Once you're a parent, pregnancy becomes all about your child.

Preparing your lil one to become an older sibling is an exciting way to spend the nine months.

Depending on his or her age, the tot may or may not understand the idea of the baby-to-be so consider including the concept in everyday activities.

Abby Cocovini's picture book, What's Inside Your Tummy, Mommy? ($9) is a fitting read. To see why,

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In addition to the inviting illustrations, the book walks lil ones through fetal development and labor in the simplest of terms. It describes an embryo's size as being "a little circle of jelly."

A calendar strip runs along the bottom of the pages so tots can count out the impending babe's age in days and weeks.

Having read my share of books that prep siblings, I'd recommend this one.

macgirl macgirl 9 years
For my 9 year he suddenly one day wanted to know how it got "in there", ugg. I guess it made "the talk" a bit easier ;-)
kikidawn kikidawn 9 years
That's a cute book!
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