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10 Of The Best Pregnancy Journals

Updated on January 9, 2015

Pregnancy Journals Make A Wonderful Keepsake Memory Book

I wish that I had done this when expecting my first child because keeping a pregnancy journal is a brilliant way to keep a record of your thoughts, photo's and the events leading up to the birth of your child, it is a wonderful way to keep a memory book of your pregnancy to look back on. Journaling your pregnancy is fun! Record your thoughts, photo's cravings etc. and look back on it as your child grows up to relive those memories.

So, Whether you are looking for a journal to record your own pregnancy or looking for a great gift for the newly pregnant mom I want to show you some of the best and most popular pregnancy jounals this year.

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Now browse my choice of good pregnancy books

to help you journal your pregnancy week by week and create a keepsake pregnancy journal that will be cherished for years to come!

The Belly Book - Have fun creating your keepsake pregnancy diary

Mom's will have lots of fun tracking their pregnancy by filling in the different sections in 'The Belly Book'.

The Belly Book: A Nine-Month Journal for You and Your Growing Belly (Potter Style)
The Belly Book: A Nine-Month Journal for You and Your Growing Belly (Potter Style)

This light hearted and fun book is a great, fun way to journal your pregnancy month by month, and makes a lovely keepsake to look back on after the birth of the child. If you aren't looking for a pregnancy journal for yourself then why not buy it as a gift for the newly expectant mother.


The Ultimate Pregnancy Journal - This book is styled like a pregnancy journal scrapbook

The Ultimate Pregnancy Journal
The Ultimate Pregnancy Journal

If you are looking for a journal to document your first pregnancy then this book has to be worth considering!

This pregnancy journal structured like a scrapbook and gives you some freedom and space to add your own creative touches, but, if you're not great on the creativity front, you also get prompts and direction to complete your journal. The journal also comes complete with stickers and frames to help with your journaling.


If you don't know how to start journalling try considering the following prompts...

How did you react when you first found out that you were pregnant?

My pregnancy was planned and I was fortunate enough to conceive at the first time of trying and I was delighted!

You might have taken a little longer, did you take a pregnancy test when you thought that you might be pregnant?

Who was the first person you told and how did they react?

You can incorporate prompts like this into your journal and have a complete personal record at the end of your term.

The Nine Pregnancy Countdown Journal - With prompts to help you with your journalling throughout your pregnancy...

The Nine Pregnancy Countdown Journal
The Nine Pregnancy Countdown Journal

This journal features nine colorful tabbed sections to correspond to each month of pregnancy, and smart prompts to help a busy mom-to-be capture all those important events and funny moments of your pregnancy


The Giggle Wiggle Pregnancy Journal And Keepsake - I just love the name don't you? :-)

Giggle Wiggle Pregnancy Journal & Keepsake
Giggle Wiggle Pregnancy Journal & Keepsake

With its cute illustrations, characters and fun questions, Giggle Wiggle Pregnancy Journal & Keepsake has lots of room to record the events of your pregnancy!


Can You Tell Me Who You Are Looking To Get A Pregnancy Journal For? - You might be looking for one of these keepsake diaries for yourself but they also make bri

Are you looking for a pregnancy journal for yourself or as a gift for the newly expectant mum?

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My Pregnancy Journal - A lovely keepsake with ideas to help you complete your pregnancy diary

My Pregnancy Journal
My Pregnancy Journal

Product description

"Celebrate the ups and downs of your pregnancy with this interactive journal, which invites you to record in detail this most extraordinary period of your life. With annotated prompts for you to fill in for each week of your pregnancy, storage wallets and sealable envelopes for keeping precious momentos, and photo spaces for you to capture the changing shape of your body, this journal will be a life-long keepsake of all your special memories."


How About Embellishing Your Pregnancy Journal With Some Cute Stickers? - A really easy way to add color, fun and style to your pregnancy journal pages

You will almost certainly be adding your own photo's to your pregnancy diary, that's great because they provide visual interest to your keepsake... These stickers can also help to make your work really pop out, and make it something you and your child will enjoy looking back on together.

The Pregnancy Journal - A great way to create a pregnancy memory book

The Pregnancy Journal: A Day-to-Day Guide to a Healthy and Happy Pregnancy
The Pregnancy Journal: A Day-to-Day Guide to a Healthy and Happy Pregnancy

Besides being a good pregnancy journal this book also gives you information about what is going on with your pregnancy on a day-to-day basis.

You can keep notes about how you feel, track your weight, notes about your doctor's appointment's and more...


Looking Forward To The Pitter Patter Of Cute Baby Feet

Looking Forward To The Pitter Patter Of Cute Baby Feet
Looking Forward To The Pitter Patter Of Cute Baby Feet

Sacred Pregnancy: A Loving Guide and Journal for Expectant Moms - A great way to journal your journey through pregnancy

Sacred Pregnancy: A Loving Guide and Journal for Expectant Moms
Sacred Pregnancy: A Loving Guide and Journal for Expectant Moms

Not just a pregnancy journal, this book comes highly recommended by its readers and is packed with great pictures, quotes and information about your baby's development, your growing body, and your changing emotions throughout your pregnancy.


Expecting You - Very popular with Mom's who want to journal their pregnancy...

Expecting You: My Pregnancy Journal
Expecting You: My Pregnancy Journal

This is a very cute journal and is a great way to record your thoughts, feelings, ups and downs and events throughout your pregnancy. Each page begins with thought provoking sentences and phrases to help guide and keep you organized in your journaling.


My Pregnancy Journal - Not very imaginatively named but certainly one of the top rated pregnancy journal books available today...

Waiting For Baby - Record your journey through pregnancy while waiting for the big day to arrive!

Waiting for Baby
Waiting for Baby

Last but not least in our collection of 10 of the best pregnancy journals is Waiting For Baby. There are guided prompts throughout which help you write about your emotions and experiences throughout your pregnancy, and there is room for photographs so you can document your changing body.


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Would You Like A Pregnancy Journal To Have As A Keepsake?

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    • flycatcherrr profile image


      4 years ago

      What a super gift idea. We always think of a baby book, as in the kind of scrapbook album that starts at birth, but why not back up a bit and let the expectant parents keep a journal of the months of anticipation, too!

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      4 years ago

      Great lens. Overwhelmed by the amount of different choices and different styles to choose from

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      4 years ago

      This is very resourceful. The best part of pregnancy is the effort the soon-to-be parents take in trying to understand and adjust.

    • chrisilouwho profile image


      4 years ago

      Yes, I didn't realize there were so many choices, thank you.

    • OliveHouse profile image


      4 years ago

      Sure absolutely - for my wife of course. What we find gets overlooked is PICTURES! Great lens.

    • buildhealthtoday profile image


      4 years ago

      Thank you. It's very useful for me as the first time getting pregnant because those journals are exactly I want.

    • tillylooloo profile image


      4 years ago

      Great lens. I wish I had made a journal during my first pregnancy. Will certainly be doing one for my second! Thanks for the inspiration!

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      4 years ago

      I would love to have one when the time comes, but the trouble would be actually keeping up with it. Thanks for the ideas!

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      hankhill lm 

      5 years ago

      great lens. I wish I had started on a pregnancy journal. maybe next time

    • nicolekato profile image


      5 years ago

      This will really come in handy. Thanks for posting.

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      5 years ago

      great lens,also wish i had them

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      5 years ago

      Great lens. Wish I had them when I had my 3 pregnancies.

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      5 years ago

      I would like to get one for my sister. We missed the boat on our own kids :). But we still journal about them!

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      5 years ago

      Wish i had one of these when i had my pregnancy.. I suppose i'll have one for my next baby :D

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      Tara Wojtaszek 

      5 years ago

      This is a great idea. I really wish I had kept a pregnancy journal when I was pregnant with my daughter.

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      5 years ago

      So cute! Sometimes I wish I could be pregnant again just to do the things I didn't do when I was pregnant (like keep a journal, I did however write in one for 3 months after my daughter was born). But that's not a very good reason to bring another person into the world, I know.

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      5 years ago

      This is a great idea. I too wish I had thought of this when I was pregnant (over 30 years ago). Going to get one for my daughter.

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      6 years ago

      Great Idea with using your Journal to express your feelings and direct them towards your soon to be baby. The great thing is sometimes we don't have something to write about and having a specific direction in your post you can see what you are linking towards.

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      6 years ago

      Yes I want to share with my child how I am feeling though out my pregancy. My mom did one for me and I am having my first so I want to share the same with he.

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      June Parker 

      6 years ago from New York

      Keeping a journal as a keepsake for the new baby is a great idea. Starting it during your pregnacy and adding to it like a scrapbook after baby is born would really be something to look back on. Wish I had thought to do that with my kids. *Squid Angel Blessed* and added to My Squid Angel Blessings 2012 to the "Parenting & Kids » Pregnancy" neighborhood.


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