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21 Times Hollywood Got ‘Pregnancy’ Right

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Pam and Jim’s pregnancy on The Office is one example of when TV got the process of pregnancy right, and stayed away from the glamorous, stereotypical and unrealistic versions that have been common in Hollywood portrayals of parenthood.

Listicle website, The Romper, did a round up and praised the season 8 of the show when the actress who played Pam, Jenna Fischer, was pregnant in real life. She “went through all of the emotions Fischer was likely feeling as a mom in real life. In other words, Pam went through feelings of insecurity, worrying about her husband checking out younger women, and how her body would return to its pre-pregnancy shape afterward. “

Read the rest of the 20 examples in The Romper’s roundup!

Bump Watch: Jenna Fischer celebrates 40th birthday on the beach

Second time mom-to-be Jenna Fischer hit a milestone- her 40th birthday recently- and The Office alum celebrated the big day on the beach and tweeting a photo of her third trimester belly to her quarter million plus followers. 
“Thanks for all the sweet birthday messages,” she tweeted on March 7.  “I think I found a good place to celebrate!” 
Fischer and her husband Lee Kirk had their first child, a son, in October 2011. She announced this second pregnancy only last month after coasting through most months. 
Happy belated birthday!

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