Wednesday, September 17, 2014

week 25


How far along? 25 weeks

Maternity clothes? yes

Sleep: i can't complain, pretty good

Best moment this week: we took our last mini-vacation for a while to cancun. it was so relaxing and beautiful! check-up with the OB was good too, the nurse commented on how busy he is. haha, don't i know it!

Miss anything? a bloody mary, maker's and diet ... still missing those eggs. 

Movement: so often; he's so busy! (see best moment question)

Food cravings: nothing crazy this week. 

Anything making you queasy or sick: not a lot anymore, knock on wood! 

Gender: BOY!

Labor signs: still a little too early for this question.

Symptoms: growing belly for sure ... at two check out lines this week i learned i can't lean in close to the credit card reader like i used to. 

Belly button in or out? in

Wedding rings on or off? on

Happy or moody most of the time: depends on who you ask ;) 

Blood sugar: good! using lots of insulin but it's keeping me in a good range! 

Looking forward to: seriously working on his room and getting everything ready. vacation's over, it's planning time! 

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

week 24

that 4 looks awful. i'm too tired to redo it. oye.

How far along? 24 weeks

Maternity clothes? yes

Sleep: sleeping great this week! 

Best moment this week: feeling and seeing him move, and other people being able to see it - so cool! 

Miss anything? a bloody mary and a maker's and diet.

Movement: every day! he's a little wiggle worm

Food cravings: pizza and mac & cheese

Anything making you queasy or sick: not a lot anymore, knock on wood! 

Gender: BOY!

Labor signs: it's too early for this question.

Symptoms: a growing belly, a wiggly baby ...a sore back, and a developing waddle.

Belly button in or out? in

Wedding rings on or off? on

Happy or moody most of the time: depends on who you ask ;) 

Blood sugar: pretty good ... i see dr awesome tomorrow so we'll see if anything changes insulin-wise. going through a LOT of that these days. 

Looking forward to: an upcoming long, relaxing weekend for my husband and me... and fall! 

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

week 23


How far along? 23 weeks

Maternity clothes? yes

Sleep: depends on the day. sometimes i sleep all night, sometimes i wake up a time or two ...sometimes i sleep half the night.

Best moment this week: his room is ready for paint and a floor and we got a glider! i've spent lots of time breaking it in :) 

Miss anything? (yes, still runny eggs) a bloody mary... and a maker's and diet. i blame all the end of summer activities with drinking i've been around the past few weekends.

Movement: every day!

Food cravings: pizza and mac & cheese. 

Anything making you queasy or sick: same as usual, just smells sometimes 

Gender: BOY!

Labor signs: it's too early for this question.

Symptoms: a growing belly, a wiggly baby ...a sore back, and a developing waddle.

Belly button in or out? in

Wedding rings on or off? on

Happy or moody most of the time: depends on who you ask ;) 

Blood sugar: been better after dr awesome made some adjustments last week but i have a feeling there might be even more this week. i'm going through a LOT of insulin these days.

Looking forward to: getting his room ready; the fall/winter... the weeks are really flying by now!!

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

week 22


How far along? 22 weeks

Maternity clothes? yes

Sleep: pretty good

Best moment this week: feeling bigger movements - i can definitely tell he's growing by the pokes and kicks i'm getting!

Miss anything? a bloody mary (and yes, still runny eggs)

Movement: every day!

Food cravings: i could still always go for pizza. and mac and cheese. 

Anything making you queasy or sick: same as usual, just smells sometimes 

Gender: BOY!

Labor signs: it's too early for this question.

Symptoms: a growing belly and a wiggly baby

Belly button in or out? in

Wedding rings on or off? on

Happy or moody most of the time: depends on who you ask ;) 

Blood sugar: been pretty good, had a few highs that i tried to not torture myself over but they didn't last long. dr awesome might make a couple changes in the next few days.

Looking forward to: i mean, obviously looking forward to him getting bigger, finishing his room, his birth, etc ... but currently i'm looking forward to fall. no more 90+ heat and 100% humidity days. to all women due around this time of year, bless you. it's miserable and i'm not close to my due date yet.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

week 21


How far along? 21 weeks

Maternity clothes? yes

Stretch marks? maybe one or two

Sleep: pretty decent

Best moment this week: getting his room emptied out so we can get it all set up - and it's always nice to hear that he's healthy (at the regular OB appointment yesterday) :)

Miss anything? a bloody mary.

Movement: oh yes, he is super wiggly

Food cravings: mmm, pizza still sounds good. or toddler-like foods ... chicken nuggets, mac and cheese.

Anything making you queasy or sick: same as usual, just smells sometimes 

Gender: BOY!

Labor signs: it's too early for this question.

Symptoms: a growing belly and a wiggly baby

Belly button in or out? in

Wedding rings on or off? on

Happy or moody most of the time: depends on who you ask ;) 

Blood sugar: they've been pretty good this week! less stress means more leveled out numbers, and that has happened, thank goodness!

Looking forward to: everything! finishing the nursery, feeling him move, watching my bump take on different shapes when he moves, when he's born... the list goes on and on.