Ten Things I Don't Miss About Being Pregnant, 10 Reasons 10 Reasons I Don't Miss Being Pregnant Apr 20 2009 • By babysugar 0 8 There are a lot of things about pregnancy that I miss, but there are also some things that I certainly don't. Check out my slideshow to see why my non-expectant status is making me so happy lately. Source Drinking a Cold One What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 While I didn't really mind a hiatus from spirits during my nine months of pregnancy, I have the freedom of throwing back a few cold ones at recent parties. Source: Getty My Body What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 I won't try to pass this off as a self portrait, but it is nice to have my body back to pre-pregnancy status. Source: Getty Unsolicited Comments What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 They were not all terrible, but some of the strange unsolicited comments people made to me were just ridiculous. Source: Getty Walking Like a Duck What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Far into both of my pregnancies, I waddled like Daisy Duck. Source: Getty Normal Exercise What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 While many pregnant women keep up their pre-pregnancy exercise regimen, I had to slow down and take it easy for the last trimester of both pregnancies. My first postpartum jog was strangely enjoyable. Source: Getty Lifting Without Limits What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Like many expectant women, my doctor advised me not to lift anything heavy. A blessing and a curse, now I can lift however much my muscles can handle. Source: Getty Buckling Up What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 When buckling up with a large belly, mamas-to-be must make sure the belt fits under the tummy. Now I just jump in the car and snap up without concern. Source: Getty Maternity Clothes What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 No matter how stylish they make them, I am still happy to be out of the maternity clothes. Eating What I Want What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 While expecting, I curbed my spicy intake as heartburn happened. Now I can enjoy what I want as long as it doesn't affect my milk supply. Source: Getty Goodbye Grannies What’s Your Reaction? 0 0 0 0 0 0 Bye-bye granny panties! Though they help a mama-to-be reach the finish line, I was happy to throw them away after their purpose was served.