How Mommies-to-be Can Get Their Groove Back
BUY MATERNITY LINGERIE
Flaunt your new curves with intimates that are functional and pretty. Some of your pre-pregnancy favorites may come in maternity cuts.
BOOK A "BABYMOON"
Sometimes a change of scenery is all you need, so consider a last-fling vacation. Babymoonguide.com and babymoonfinder.com round up options by location, from Alabama to the UK.
POSE FOR A PORTRAIT
Getting your photo taken may help you see your pregnant body in a new and more flattering light. Jennifer Loomis, a family and maternity photographer whose work is showcased in Portraits of Pregnancy: Birth of a Mother, recommends scheduling the session six to ten weeks before your due date, when your belly is clearly visible but you're not too close to delivery.
Originally published in the November 2001 issue of Parents magazine.