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Monday, April 29, 2013

Thirty Two Weeks

How far along? 32 weeks 
Total weight gain: 17 lbs.
Maternity clothes? Maternity top and jeans
Sleep: Do I want more??? Yes Please!
Stretch marks? Nope
Best moment this week: Got to see my older brother Brian and enjoy a delicious lobster and steamer dinner courtesy of Mom!
Miss Anything? Energy
Movement: He has been kicking my ribs - feels weird!

Food cravings:  Nothing overwhelming this week
Anything making you queasy or sick: Nope
Have you started to show yet: Yes
Gender: Boy!
Symptoms:
Embarrassing moaning and groaning everything I have to get up from a lying position.
Labor Signs: Felt some Braxton Hicks contractions this weekend.
Belly Button in or out? In
Wedding rings on or off? On
Happy or Moody most of the time: Happy
Looking forward to: Awaiting the arrival of the glider for the nursery. Online purchases make me nervous. Fingers Crossed!
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Thirty One Weeks

How far along? 31 weeks 
Total weight gain: 16 lbs.
Maternity clothes? Maternity top and jeans
Sleep: Fine
Stretch marks? Nope
Best moment this week: A wonderful baby shower with great family and friends. Hosted by our amazing mothers and fabulous sister-in-law. :-)
Miss Anything? Seeing my toes when I'm standing
Movement: So funny watching my whole stomach shift!

Food cravings: All things breakfast
Anything making you queasy or sick: Nope
Have you started to show yet: Yes
Gender: Boy!
Symptoms:
Starting to get fatigue again
Labor Signs: Nope
Belly Button in or out? In
Wedding rings on or off? On
Happy or Moody most of the time: Happy
Looking forward to: Writing out Thank You cards!
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Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Twenty Nine Weeks

How far along? 29 weeks 
Total weight gain:  14 lbs.
Maternity clothes?  Maternity tunic
Sleep: I could always use more, but overall can't complain.
Stretch marks? Nope
Best moment this week: The crib and dresser arrived! Thanks to our parents (aka- Little Blip's grandparents).
Miss Anything? Pants with a zipper and button closure
Movement: All throughout the day

Food cravings: Black Raspberry Ice cream and Sugar Cones
Anything making you queasy or sick: Nope
Have you started to show yet: Yes
Gender:  Still a Boy!
Symptoms:
Sciatica is acting up - FUN!
Labor Signs: Nope
Belly Button in or out? Still in
Wedding rings on or off? On
Happy or Moody most of the time: Happy
Looking forward to: Uncle Brian is coming home from Singapore for a visit!!! :-)
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Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Twenty Eight Weeks

 How far along? 28 weeks 
Total weight gain:  13 lbs.
Maternity clothes?  Maternity leggings and a pre-baby shirt (with some obvious stretch)
Sleep: Back pain makes it really hard to get comfortable (that and the fact that Sophie pretty much sleeps on top of me, so I feel guilty adjusting and disrupting her). 
Stretch marks? Nope
Best moment this week: Finally choosing a color for the nursery. Benjamin Moore - Winter Solstice
Miss Anything? Getting out of my bed with ease
Movement: He's 
getting stronger!
Food cravings: D'Angelo's Tuna Pocket with lettuce and pickles.. I limit myself to a maximum of one a week because of the mercury in tuna - but I could eat it everyday!
Anything making you queasy or sick: Nope
Have you started to show yet: Yes
Gender:  Boy
Symptoms: back pain all the time and skin is a roller coaster (hopefully the warmer weather will help)

Labor Signs: Nope
Belly Button in or out? Still in
Wedding rings on or off? On
Happy or Moody most of the time: Happy
Looking forward to: Getting paint on the nursery walls. Keith offered to paint the walls and trim this week. If all goes as planned the walls wont be blue in my next baby bump photo update. :-) 
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