Is it normal to look more pregnant than I really am?
I often find Surrogate Moms comparing themselves to other pregnant women in our Group. I remind them that there are so many variables that it is super difficult to determine what is considered “normal” size. I found this article that I thought explained this very well. It mentions such variables as a woman’s height, how long or short her torso is and even how the position of the baby can affect how much she is showing from one day to the next. One important thing to remember is that hitting the maternity clothing stores earlier than you expected doesn’t mean you’re destined to deliver a butterball!! Read more here: