Category: Third trimester

Lunch for preggos in 25 easy steps

Reheat leftover pasta and serve it to your toddler. Look through all cupboards, the fridge, and the freezer, and whine to yourself about how nothing is appealing for your own lunch. Decide you could probably stomach some Triscuits, as they are deliciously salty. Grudgingly… Continue Reading “Lunch for preggos in 25 easy steps”

The Pregnant Chick Who Went Crazy Over Bathroom Shelves: A Memoir

So, today I’m 36.5 weeks pregnant. The baby is arriving in precisely* 15 days. FIFTEEN DAYS, PEOPLE! (*Yes, precisely. If you’re new to the show, let’s re-cap: Our heroine is having a scheduled C-section, since last time she experienced a 17+ hour labour with a… Continue Reading “The Pregnant Chick Who Went Crazy Over Bathroom Shelves: A Memoir”

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 36

Week 36 (March 31-April 6) Symptoms: Back pain is ramping up — uncomfortable to sit just about anywhere! Heartburn has been surprisingly fine (still taking four pills/day though, and when I skip a dose … I really feel it). Have-to-pee-constantly feeling is annoying, but I’m getting used… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 36”

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 35

Week 35 (March 24-30) Symptoms: Back pain is getting worse. It’s really uncomfortable to sit at my desk chair, which makes working sooooo much fun. Heartburn has been a lot more managable — maybe the baby’s dropped? The have-to-pee feeling constantly is VERY annoying.… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 35”

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Weeks 33, 34

Week 33 (March 10-16) & Week 34 (March 17-23) Got behind on my blogging, so I’m cramming two weeks’ worth of re-cap into one. This whole pregnancy-when-you-have-a-toddler-and-work-from-home gig is … hard! Symptoms: Heartburn — still taking the daily max of four pills, and it’s… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Weeks 33, 34”