Monday, September 23, 2013

26 weeks

These pictures were taken at night which explains the bad quality. Sorry.

How far along? 26 weeks
Baby is the size of a: Head of lettuce (13.6 - 14.8in, 1.5 - 2.2lbs)
 Total weight gain: 26lbs
 Maternity clothes? Yes.
 Stretch marks? A few :(.
Belly button in or out? Still in.
 Baby bump? Huge! (To me anyway)
 Sleep? Getting harder to get comfortable. I'm thinking...body pillow?! Yep lol
 Symptoms: Oh so many. Gas (ew), bloating, hunger, thirst, cramps, body & backaches, heartburn, acid reflux, cravings, night sweats, & chills.
I'm missing: Feeling normal, doing things easily, & being flexible. 
 Food cravings/aversions: Cravings as always is ice cream, & Dove chocolate.
 Gender: Still a boy.
 Names for baby: I do have his name now, but I decided I won't be sharing it until I have him.
 Movement: Nonstop unless I want him to move for someone to see. (He's stubborn already hah).
 Baby's development: His eyes are now open but still forming. His lungs are developing a lot more this week & his skin has finally got color.
 Labor signs: No.

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

24 Weeks


   


• How far along? 24 weeks & 5 days
Baby is the size of an: Eggplant (9in, 1.7lb)
Total weight gain: 23lbs
Maternity clothes? Yep
 Stretch marks? No!!
Belly button in or out? In
Baby bump? Oh yes
Sleep? Yes but if my heartburn is acting up, I can't sleep on my right side.
Symptoms: Heartburn, backaches occasionally, appetite, bloating, itchy, night sweats, & drowsiness.
I'm missing: feeling normal.
Food cravings/aversions: Craving pretty much anything sweet. Aversions, same as last week.
Gender: Nothing has changed that I know of. Still a boy.
 Names for baby: Still have nothing.
 Movement: He moves almost all the time.
Baby's development: His ears are much sharper now & his face almost fully formed.
• Labor signs: No.