How Far Along: 38 weeks.
First pregnancy’s post from within this week!
Baby size and random info: (thanks to Alpha Mom)
- Is officially a little chunkin, at well over six pounds and 19 1/2 inches long.
- Is also officially considered “full term.” In other words, he or she is STRAIGHT UP FREELOADING from here on out.
- Is practicing making fists and fetal breathing in anticipation of life outside the womb.
Symptoms: Trouble sleeping. A bit of swelling in my ankles. Indigestion isn’t bad. Pressure in lower belly. Braxton Hicks contractions more often. Hip pain.
How I’m feeling: Feeling okay! Excited for baby. Getting things ready around the house.
Week’s highlights: Sam was home on vacation all week. Colored my hair. Enjoyed the rain and some fireworks for New Years!
Boy or Girl? Girl
Cravings: Greek yogurt, sandwiches, banana peanut butter smoothies.
Worries/Concerns: Staying hydrated. I can’t get enough water! Just hoping the surgery goes well and healing is good.
Goals and to what I look forward: Having baby home!