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Pregnancy Congratulations: Messages, Wishes, and Poems for Cards

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Read on to find adorable inspiration for congratulatory cards for expecting couples!

Read on to find adorable inspiration for congratulatory cards for expecting couples!

Congratulations to an expecting couple should be conveyed through sweet messages, cute wishes, and beautiful poems. This article will inspire you with ideas for short poems, messages, and congratulatory wishes to write in a pregnancy card. A tender congratulatory text message, email, SMS, tweet, or Facebook post would also delight the pregnant couple. Read on to find inspirational ways to convey your best wishes and make the couple feel ecstatic about their pregnancy.

Write a cute rhyme in a congratulations card to a pregnant couple!

Write a cute rhyme in a congratulations card to a pregnant couple!

Congratulations on Pregnancy: Short Poems and Rhymes

Writing short poems or simple rhymes is an awesome personal touch to a congratulatory card for a pregnant couple. Make your rhymes special by writing about a candid memory of your friendship with the mother or the father.

  • Here's a toast to the beautiful mother
    And to her handsome hubby
    May they be blessed with a cute baby like no other
    Congratulations to you both
  • Pregnancy is a miracle
    An experience too incredible
    It is a nine-month journey
    Happy, sad, and sometimes funny
    Enjoy it to the maximum
    Don't fret the weight gain on your tummy and bum
  • As you grow your family tree
    And from two, you become three
    As you gear up to become the best parents you can ever be
    May you have a healthy and happy pregnancy
  • Get ready for a roller coaster ride with your pregnancy
    One of the best moms in the world, you are bound to be
    You must be feeling magical from within
    That's because one of life's best stages you are in
  • The stork is finally visiting
    The excitement is uncontrollably growing
    I, too, will be an uncle, I find difficulty in believing
    But the reason why all this is happening
    Is because you are carrying
  • Now that you are pregnant, will I see less and less of you?
    I hope you don't forget me, with the arrival of your baby new
    Even if that happens, I will be very happy
    Because you will finally learn how to change a baby's nappy
  • As you begin to feel a new life breathing inside you
    Get ready to welcome your baby new
    For your little one to come, you must be desperately waiting
    Congratulations to you for expecting
  • As your tummy grows wider
    As you feel your clothes getting tighter
    As you find it difficult to see your feet
    Your heart will surely miss a beat
    And when your baby is finally here
    We will all be there in the hospital to cheer
    Congratulations on your pregnancy
  • A new phase of life with lots of responsibility
    Will be brought along with your pregnancy
    Along with a tiny new member in the family
    For whom nine months you will have to wait patiently
  • As you share this good news and wait for the day
    As your little one is on the way
    I will be with you until the day you are due
    For your pregnancy, I wish many congratulations to you
  • Why doesn't anyone congratulate me
    On your pregnancy
    You may be due to become a mother
    But there is a good thing another
    An aunt, I, too will become
    Worthy of congratulations, you aren't the only one
  • You will now know what it is to give
    What it is to sacrifice and selflessly live
    You will understand the worth of a peaceful night
    After your baby cries with all their might
  • All these years your heart beat for one
    Now it will beat for two
    For announcing your beautiful pregnancy
    Congratulations to your husband and you
Cute card captions will be appreciated by any expecting couple.

Cute card captions will be appreciated by any expecting couple.

Funny and Cute Congratulatory Pregnancy Messages, Wishes, and Sayings

You can set yourself apart from all the others congratulating a pregnant couple with a boring text message containing the usual niceties. Go one step further and write your own peppy message to send your congratulations to the couple. You can make it funny by writing about a funny incident or just type out your emotions and make it the sweetest text message the couple has ever received.

  • Congratulations on the life growing inside your tummy—I bet you are going to be a fantastic mummy!
  • Getting pregnant is like getting a new job—the baby in your tummy is your new boss, and your husband is your new secretary. Congratulations!
  • The bittersweet pain that comes with pregnancy may last for the next few months, but the joy of carrying your newborn in your arms will last for a lifetime. Congratulations on getting pregnant!
  • A baby is a work of art; it is a piece of your mind, and a slice of your heart. Congratulations on being pregnant!
  • Now that you are pregnant, I am sure that in about nine months you will take back your words that your wedding day was the best day of your life. Congratulations!
  • One of the best parts of getting married is that you can look forward to having a baby, and one of the best parts of having a baby is that you can thank God for marrying you to the right person. Have a happy pregnancy!
  • By becoming pregnant, you celebrate the fact that you are a woman, and you have the power to make the world go on. Congratulations on your pregnancy!
  • Life is so unfair. First, I had to buy you a wedding gift, and now I will soon need to buy you a gift for your baby shower. When will you ever give me some? Congratulations on your pregnancy!
  • Welcome aboard. Please fasten your seatbelts, as you are about to take off on a breathtaking journey over the next nine months of your life. Congratulations on being pregnant!
  • Born in lots of luck your baby will be, to get parents like you and an aunt like me. Congratulations on your pregnancy!
  • Congratulations on getting pregnant, may your new baby bring you abundant happiness.
  • Finally, you can put your worries and frantic pregnancy tests to rest. Congratulations on becoming pregnant!
  • Since your wedding, this is the next best news you have given me. Congratulations on your pregnancy!
  • Excitement got the better of me when I heard the news about your pregnancy. Congratulations!
  • As you have now become pregnant, warn your man of the oncoming rampant womanly mood swings. Congratulations!
Tell the pregnant couple that they're going to be amazing parents!

Tell the pregnant couple that they're going to be amazing parents!

  • You are going to be some of the best parents—congratulations on your pregnancy!
  • A new phase of your life is about to start—enjoy every second of it with all your heart. Congratulations on getting pregnant!
  • The next nine months of your life will be a crazy cocktail of morning nausea, excitement, boredom, anxiety, pain, sleeplessness, anticipation, and eventual triumph. Congratulations on becoming pregnant!
  • Your pregnancy will bring about exciting new challenges in your life. Now you have to be an awesome mother, not just a great wife. Congratulations on announcing your pregnancy!
  • I'm glad that having a baby is not a topic over which you and your husband fought. Congratulations to the beautiful mother-to-be on her pregnancy!
  • In the next nine months, you will experience a miracle, whether you have a baby boy or girl. Congratulations!
  • Having a baby is a gift from God; it is one of the best blessings given by the Lord. Congratulations!
  • These nine months will seem like the longest nine months of your life. But once your baby is born, time will fly, and before you realize it, it'll be time to wish your toddler a happy first birthday. Cheers to the wonderful topsy-turvy rollercoaster of pregnancy and motherhood that you are about to embark upon!
  • For everything thing that you now attempt to do, you won't be thinking for one person but for two. Congrats on your pregnancy!
  • You are about to hop aboard life's best roller coaster ride ever. Congratulations on getting pregnant!
These messages can be written in a card to mail to the couple, or in one presented to the mom at her baby shower.

These messages can be written in a card to mail to the couple, or in one presented to the mom at her baby shower.

Messages of Congratulations for a Baby Shower Card

  • Congratulations to the mom-to-be! I’m so excited for you.
  • Congrats on your pregnancy! You’re going to be an amazing mother.
  • Enjoy this amazing adventure in your life. Congratulations on your pregnancy!
  • Congratulations on your new little bundle of joy!
  • We are so excited to meet your little one when they come out. Congratulations!
  • I know you’ll love being pregnant. Congratulations on this wonderful miracle!
  • There’s no greater joy than being a parent. Congratulations!
  • Congratulations to the happy new parents! You’re in for a wild ride.
  • I’m so happy to hear the news! Congratulations on becoming a new mom.
  • I always knew you’d be good parents. May your life ahead be filled with love and joy.
  • Congratulations on this wonderful gift! Your wonderful family is growing.
  • Bringing a life into this world is no easy feat, but I know you’re going to be amazing parents.
  • We are so excited to meet your new baby! Have a magical pregnancy.
  • I can’t wait to meet the newest member of your family and make a lifetime of memories together.
  • Wishing all the best to you and your growing family. Congrats!
  • I can’t wait to shower your new baby with love and affection.
  • Parenthood is a transition, but I know you’ll be great!
  • Wishing you a safe delivery. Congratulations!
  • May this special time be filled with love and joy. Congrats!
  • Being a parent is the greatest gift one can ask for. Congratulations!
  • A small amount of discomfort and pain is worth the lifetime of joy that is parenthood. Congratulations!

Pregnancy Wishes for a Baby Boy

  • We hope you have your dad’s smile, precious boy! Congratulations to mom and dad!
  • Congratulations on the new little man in your life! We can’t wait to meet him!
  • We can’t wait to watch the little guy grow up. Congrats, new parents!
  • I can’t wait to meet your new precious baby boy. Congratulations!

Pregnancy Wishes for a Baby Girl

  • Sugar, spice, and everything nice—we can’t wait to meet your precious baby girl!
  • I can’t wait to meet the little princess herself. Congratulations!
  • You will make such great parents. We can’t wait to meet your new baby girl.
  • Best wishes to your family for a strong and beautiful girl. We all know you’ll be amazing parents!
  • Your daughter will be amazing and beautiful, just like her mom!

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Devika Primić from Dubrovnik, Croatia on April 05, 2013:

Awesome words here and a helpful hub to any concerned