Category: Second trimester

When you’re pregnant AND you have a one-year-old …

When you’re pregnant AND you have a one-year-old, you sometimes (often) feel guilty. You are physically uncomfortable, with a sore back, and you get short of breath too easily. But you don’t want your toddler to suffer because of those. So you persevere. You…

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 26

Week 26 (Jan. 21 through Jan. 27)  Symptoms: Legs are aching every night, and I’ve now had to take two heartburn pills daily. The heartburn even starts in the morning some days! Body changes: Still continuing to hear that I look smaller this time around, which is nice. I’m…

Trimester smack-down

From comparing my week-by-week updates from this pregnancy and my last pregnancy, I’ve definitely noticed that I’m experiencing all the same symptoms — and at the exact same times. I had heard that boy-pregnancies and girl-pregnancies were supposedly really different, but I haven’t found…