Category: Pregnancy

Aug 18
As the Bump Grows: Week 39

As the Bump Grows: Week 39

As the Bump Grows, Pregnancy 3

Well, we’ve made it to the final week. According to the doctors (and my LMP), she’s due on the 20th, but then I’m still sticking with the 25th. I saw the doctor last Thursday and she said everything is still quiet on the cervix front, lol. So, either she comes naturally this week, or we’re scheduling an induction on the 25th. And now for the belly shot: Ugh, I look… Read more »

Aug 11
As the Bump Grows: Week 38

As the Bump Grows: Week 38

As the Bump Grows, Pregnancy 2

It’s truly a waiting game right now as I get closer to my due date. And now for the belly shot: Oh, I am seriously starting to feel that pressure and weight in my lower abdomen. I definitely feel like the belly has “dropped”. Baby Size: As long as a leek – 7lbs, 19.5in Gender: Girl! Movement: Mostly stretches and “ripples”, not a lot of kicks or anything like that,… Read more »

Aug 04
As the Bump Grows: Week 37

As the Bump Grows: Week 37

As the Bump Grows, Pregnancy 1

37 Weeks! Which means I am officially FULL TERM. That takes a load off my mind, because I always worry about the baby coming too early. Anyways, interesting fact – I went to the OB last Thursday and we had a conversation regarding my due date and it turns out that based on my last period, it’s supposed to be August 20th. The US said that it’s estimated at August… Read more »

Jul 28
As the Bump Grows: Week 36

As the Bump Grows: Week 36

As the Bump Grows, Pregnancy 1

Hooray! I’ve finally reached NINE MONTHS! Only one more week until I’m officially considered full term and then it’s the home stretch. And now for the belly shot: Yep, I’m getting pretty huge. I am seriously feeling the weight from it. Baby Size: About the size of head of Romaine Lettuce – 6lbs, 18.5in Gender: Girl Movement: She’s stretching a lot and jutting out here and there. Weight Gained: 2lbs… Read more »

Jul 21
As the Bump Grows: Week 35

As the Bump Grows: Week 35

As the Bump Grows, Pregnancy 1

I’m seriously starting to feel the aches, pains, and discomforts as I finish off my 8th month. And now for the belly shot: Yep, the belly is definitely getting bigger and firmer. Baby Size: About the size of a Honeydew Melon – 5lbs, 18in Gender: Girl Movement: Man, this girl loves to hip check me at times. It comes out of nowhere and even though it’s not painful, it’s crazy… Read more »

Jul 14
As the Bump Grows: Week 34

As the Bump Grows: Week 34

As the Bump Grows, Pregnancy 4

Half way through the eight month mark! Woohoo! And now for the belly shot: I can really start to tell how round I’m getting, and bigger. Sure, I haven’t really seen my feet (while standing) and my bajingo in months, but now I’m noticing it more. Baby Size: About the size of a Cantaloupe Melon – 4.75lbs, 18in. Gender: Girl Movement: This girl just loves sticking her butt out on… Read more »

Jul 07
As the Bump Grows: Week 33

As the Bump Grows: Week 33

As the Bump Grows, Pregnancy 2

Back home with the family this week, finally. I can’t wait to get through with this test, and hopefully pass, and then get ready for the baby. I’ve seriously been itching to start cleaning up the house and setting things up. And now for the belly shot: Whoa, that bump is surely getting bigger and bigger, isn’t it? Baby Size: About the weight of a Pineapple – 4.5lbs, 17in. Gender:… Read more »

Jun 30
As the Bump Grows: Week 32

As the Bump Grows: Week 32

As the Bump Grows, Pregnancy 2

Finally starting my 8th month of pregnancy. Pregnancy symptoms are intensifying and I’m getting more and more anxious to meet my precious baby girl! And now for the belly shot: I’m starting to notice my belly getting bigger and bigger. It’s hard to really tell while you’re going through it, especially week to week, but it’s getting heavier and rounder. Baby Size: About the weight of a Jicama (I have… Read more »

Jun 23
As the Bump Grows: Week 31

As the Bump Grows: Week 31

As the Bump Grows, Pregnancy 6

Oh, we’re on Week 31 now. Almost done my 7th month of pregnancy. Things are moving along nicely. Here’s hoping I can make it home safely and without any complications. And now for the belly shot: I don’t think I look any bigger, but people keep telling me I do. Baby Size: About the size of a Coconut – 3.5lbs, 16in Gender: Girl Movement: This girl is seriously using my… Read more »