Half Way There!

 

I’ve been slacking a little bit… ooopsies!

Baby R-001Weekly Update:

Total weight gain/loss: 11-12 pounds – not horrendous, but definitely hard to accept that GAINING weight is GOOD.
Maternity clothes? Nope…and I still haven’t bought new jeans. Seriously…stop procrastinating, Yana!
Stretch marks? Nope
Sleep: Sleeping like a baby
Best moment this week: The past two weeks have been great…no complaints besides adjusting to a growing bump.
Have you told family and friends: Yes!
Miss Anything? Nope … super content :)
Movement: The babe definitely says hi at least once a day, but only when I’m laying down and paying attention.
Food cravings: Loving me some navel oranges. I’m actually eating one right now!
Anything making you queasy or sick: Nope..but still haven’t made the decision to get back to chicken.
Have you started to show yet: Yup!
Gender prediction: Our little man.
Labor Signs: Nope
Belly Button in or out? In
Wedding rings on or off? On
Happy or Moody most of the time: Very happy! Still snappy, but I think Nick has gotten used to it 🙂
Looking forward to: I can’t wait till Nick feels the babe too!

Week 19

 

I now have an heirloom tomato inside of me! What a funny looking fruit!

Week19

Weekly Update:

Total weight gain/loss: I’ve decided it’s silly to weigh myself….only because I don’t like the number going up! haha
Maternity clothes? Nope…but it’s about that time that I start shopping for some new jeans. Any suggestions for the best maternity brand? Word is AG kicks butt.
Stretch marks? Nope
Sleep: Sleeping like a baby
Best moment this week: Having time off from work!
Have you told family and friends: Yes!
Miss Anything? Nope … super content :)
Movement: The babe definitely says hi at least once a day, but only when I’m laying down and paying attention.
Food cravings: I’m still on a fruit kick…although I sure had a lot of unhealthy sweets in the past week or two.
Anything making you queasy or sick: Nope..I may even go back to eating chicken. Poor little guys!
Have you started to show yet: Yup, although I still think I look like a fatso rather than a pregnant chick.
Gender prediction: WE KNOW!!! WE KNOW!!!! IT’S A BOY!!!!!!!!
Labor Signs: Nope
Belly Button in or out? In
Wedding rings on or off? On
Happy or Moody most of the time: Very happy! But I sure do snap pretty quickly! Sorry babe 😉
Looking forward to: Really really feeling the babe move and I can’t wait till Nick feels the babe too!

Week 17

I can’t say I love the onion reference since I”m a total onion hater, but I’ll go with it…

Our little dove is the size of an onion!

Week17.psd

Weekly Update:

Total weight gain/loss: Not sure because I weighed myself in clothes today and wasn’t a happy camper…so I’d rather not say 😉
Maternity clothes? Nothing new since the maternity leggings…but seriously need to rethink my work wardrobe.
Stretch marks? Nope
Sleep: Sleeping like a baby
Best moment this week: Finding out what we’re having!!! We’re not sharing yet…stay tuned 🙂
Have you told family and friends: Yes!
Miss Anything? Nope … super content 🙂
Movement: The babe definitely says hi at least once a day, but only when I’m laying down and paying attention.
Food cravings: I want an orange right now!
Anything making you queasy or sick: Say no to chicken
Have you started to show yet: Yup, but to the people who don’t know…def look like I at 7 bagels in one sitting!
Gender prediction: WE KNOW!!! WE KNOW!!!! Can’t wait to share with everyone!
Labor Signs: Nope
Belly Button in or out? All the way in.
Wedding rings on or off? On
Happy or Moody most of the time: Very happy!
Looking forward to: Really really feeling the babe move and I can’t wait till Nick feels the babe too!

Week 16

Our little dove is the size of an avocado…

Week 16

Weekly Update:

Total weight gain/loss: According to the doc, 4lbs is my total weigh gain up to date.
Maternity clothes? Nothing new since the maternity leggings.
Stretch marks? Nope
Sleep: Sleeping like a baby
Best moment this week: Hearing the little avocado’s heartbeat again!
Have you told family and friends: Yes!
Miss Anything? Not this week 🙂
Movement: The flutters from last week were not the babe…it was definitely my lunch, digesting. haha!
Food cravings: Nothing that I can blame on pregnancy
Anything making you queasy or sick: Still no chicken.
Have you started to show yet: Yup, but to the people who don’t know, I probably still look like I ate too much.
Gender prediction: no. idea. ha!
Labor Signs: Nope
Belly Button in or out? All the way in.
Wedding rings on or off? On
Happy or Moody most of the time: Very happy! Especially now that our Christmas decorations are out 🙂
Looking forward to: Feeling the babe move….I always thought it would be so weird and alien-like, but now, I just can’t wait for the cute little kick. I hear later on, the kicks aren’t so cute or little.

Week 15

I decided to skip the blackboard and do some fun stuff with pictures. I think this is different and definitely takes less time.

The babe is the size of a navel orange!

Week15

Weekly Update:

Total weight gain/loss: I’m not sure… We’ll get the official added poundage from the doc next week.
Maternity clothes? Nothing new since the maternity leggings.
Stretch marks? Nope
Sleep: I’ve been waking up comfortably nuzzled in my body pillow laying on my back. Would have been awesome when I was training myself to sleep on my back. Let’s hope I can get myself to the left side and stay there!
Best moment this week: I feel great. No nausea or exhaustion.
Have you told family and friends: Yes!
Miss Anything? Still missing the wine 😦
Movement: I thought I felt some flutters a few days ago…but maybe it’s too soon. I don’t know.
Food cravings: No pregnancy cravings…just the regular cheese craving.
Anything making you queasy or sick: Chicken still turns me off so I’m still staying away.
Have you started to show yet: Looks like I am! *Note..this picture was taken in the evening so there’s definitely some food baby in there as well.
Gender prediction: No clue…trying not to lean one way or the other…but I def can’t wait to find out!!
Labor Signs: Nope
Belly Button in or out? All the way in.
Wedding rings on or off? On
Happy or Moody most of the time: Very happy! But am like a firecracker and if I get pissed off, it’s very easy to tell. I’m not sure that’s any different from normal.
Looking forward to: Finding out if it’s a boy or a girl and making plans on decorating the nursery (in the home that we don’t own yet!).