Wednesday, 13 January 2016
Feathering your nest
Feeling that urge to prepare the nursery, but lacking inspiration? Here's some to get you started
We all want a tidy, stylish home, but when you’re pregnant, the urge to clean and decorate your pad comes from a much more primal place. Known as nesting, it’s the overwhelming desire to prepare for and protect your unborn baby.
Oxytocin, the hormone that promotes bonding, could be the trigger for this desire to create a loving environment, while adrenalin gives you the energy for hardcore chores, even in the last stages of pregnancy.
With that in mind, here are our suggestions – inspiration to get you started.
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Photo: Adorable Tots