Category: Week 26

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… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 26”

Weekly re-cap

(Feb. 21 to Feb 27) Symptoms: Back pain, round ligament pain (or maybe he is just doing something painful in there?), restless leg syndrome, raging out-of-control anxiety/hormones. Body changes: Best Friend commented that my boobs are huge, but they don’t seem that big to… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap”

Helpful hints for spouses of pregnant women

Friday, February 26, 2010 25 weeks, 5 days pregnant Our back hurts. It hurts a lot. Think of any moment we’re standing up, cleaning, as a moment that will make us even more miserable — and make you miserable, when we gripe about our… Continue Reading “Helpful hints for spouses of pregnant women”

Five things I have learned about pregnancy hormones

Thursday, February 25, 2010 25 weeks, 4 days pregnant The are real. Like in-your-face real. They are way worse than period hormones — being a bit cranky or teary before you get your period is NOTHING compared to the gut-wrenching emotions of preggo hormones.… Continue Reading “Five things I have learned about pregnancy hormones”

Burning question

I really love these cute baby gowns from ThisMamaMakesStuff. I’ve heard that they’re great for newborns, because they make it really easy to change their diapers, etc. And you can make them from old T-shirts, so they can be totally funky and unique. My… Continue Reading “Burning question”