Category: Week 20

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 20

Week 20 (Dec. 10 through Dec. 16)  Symptoms: More round ligament pain (a.k.a. stomach tightening/stretching feelings). Dizziness. Headaches. And OH YEAH, HEARTBURN! Body changes: I keep trying to compare my bump to my previous pregnancy’s bump, but I think it’s pretty similar. Bumpish and all. Baby movement: Starting to feel more like kicks. Tiny… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 20”

Five ways I have felt REALLY suddenly VERY pregnant this week

Heartburn. It’s here for realz. Ow. I started sleeping with my nursing pillow between my legs again, and have that familar awkward-rolling-over routine going on again. Ahh, memories. I find myself touching my stomach more, without realizing it A big jutting-out stomach. Now 70%… Continue Reading “Five ways I have felt REALLY suddenly VERY pregnant this week”

Weekly re-cap

(Jan. 10 to Jan. 16) Symptoms: Heartburn (so intense that required getting a prescription), snoring, sinus weirdness (that wakes me up at the crack of dawn), obsessive nesting (in the form of sewing baby stuff), Body changes: POPPING in a major way, finding it… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap”

Kick me … please?

Saturday, January 16, 2010 19 weeks, 6 days pregnant Remember how I first felt Little Baby moving around in Week 15, and I was all, “Ohh, the baby’s moving! Sunshine and rainbows, I’m so happy!” Well, back then — you know, waaaaay back a… Continue Reading “Kick me … please?”

POP! goes the preggo

Friday, January 15, 2010 19 weeks, 5 days preggo I will always remember Week 20 as the week that I got slapped in the face with pregnancy. Not in a bad way, but in a “Holy crap, I’m pregnant!”/reality-is-setting-in kind of way. It’s been… Continue Reading “POP! goes the preggo”