Baby Etiquette

A little note for anyone who knows someone having a baby -

It is RUDE to post on their Facebook wall, or on your own Facebook wall, that they are in labor and/or delivered a baby before the parents themselves have done so or given permission to do so.

RUDE.

4 comments:

  1. Yes! A million times yes! It is the parents' right to share this news and NO ONE ELSE'S

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  2. Seriously. Babies are more important than Facebook. Give 'em some respect!

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  3. Totally. We made a rule that no one was allowed to post pictures on FB until we did. We kept Charlotte's name a secret as well but didn't even think to tell people not to say anything about that until we did. I had a couple of posts on my wall welcoming Charlotte Anne before I had had a chance to update it myself. It bugged me.

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  4. Agreed!

    Shoot, when my brother and SIL had their baby at the end of May, I specifically stayed at the hospital after everyone had left in order to update THEIR Facebooks with pictures! It's the parents' right to announce it first!

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