Category: Week 19

Five (very) hairy pregnancy facts

Saturday, January 9, 2010 18 weeks, 6 days pregnant Your hair often grows faster when you’re pregnant. Shaving your legs in the tub is difficult, because you can’t bend at the waist anymore. Shaving your legs in a shower stall is difficult, because you…

Five great things about the second trimester

No more nausea. It makes bus-riding, eating, and just getting up in the morning easier. And since your hunger has amped up, it’s nice to have different snack choices — and not be tormented by food aversions. Body acceptance. You actually look pregnant, instead…

The flick heard ’round the world

Friday, January 8, 2010 18 weeks, 5 days pregnant Everyone always talks about “crazy pregnancy hormones,” and until this week, I was all, “Nah, I don’t think I’m acting any different.” Um … and then this week? I saw the crazy pregnancy hormones. And…