Week 17 (Nov. 19 to Nov. 25) Symptoms: Headaches! Ow! Hate! Body changes: Probably frown lines as a result of the HEADACHES. Baby movement: Still feeling movements, but they just aren’t as forceful as I remember from last time, so they seem … puny. Cravings: Nah. Aversions: No, but the compost-y bin… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 17”
(Dec. 20 to Dec. 26) Symptoms: Lots of baby-movement, hunger attacks, dizziness — peeing has finally eased up, though! Body changes: My back’s been a bit sore, and it feels like I’m heaving myself up sometimes. Energy level: Good — didn’t work on the… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap”
Thursday, December 24, 2009 16 weeks, 4 days pregnant Today is Christmas Eve. It’s hard to believe that one year from today, we will be hanging stockings (in our own place), putting out cookies and milk for Santa … … and waiting excitedly to… Continue Reading “This time next year …”
Wednesday, December 23, 2009 16 weeks, 3 days pregnant Now that I’m in my 17th week, there is a chance — according to the all-powerful, all-knowing internet — that Little Baby can hear. Aughh! The pressure is on! All of those books I’ve been… Continue Reading “Testing, testing … 1, 2, 3 …”
Sunday, December 20, 2009 16 weeks pregnant! FOUR MONTHS TODAY! FOUR MONTHS TODAY! FOUR MONTHS TODAY! I can’t believe that four months ago, I wasn’t even pregnant. But in five months, Little Baby will be here.