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What’s up With Those Pregnancy Dreams?

Although everyone dreams every night, the dreams of pregnant women tend to be packed with emotion — a reflection of the dramatic life changes she’s about to undergo. Remember that dreams have no bearing on reality. Feelings of ambivalence — about motherhood, your changing role, and new responsibilities — are normal. Just because you have these feelings doesn’t mean you don’t want to have a baby. Acknowledging your feelings (even the negative ones) and doubts will help you work through them in a more productive way. Your dreams can also be a good way to open up a dialogue with your spouse. “I had the craziest dream, and I think what I’m really worried about is…” Getting your fears out in …