Category: Week 27

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 27

Week 27 (Jan. 28 through Feb. 3)  Symptoms: Heartburn continues to be evil. I’m taking a pill with lunch and a pill with dinner, and the mornings are brutal. Might have to ask Dr. L about moving to three soon. This baby had better have a glorious head… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 27”

Weekly re-cap

(Feb. 28 to March 6) Symptoms: Back pain, Braxton Hicks contractions, leg pain, swollen ankles (when I don’t lay with them up above my head). Yeah, this week’s been a real treat. Body changes: My whole body feels really heavy, and it feels like… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap”

Who the hell is Braxton Hicks?

Saturday, March 6, 2010 26 weeks, 6 days pregnant So I got punched in the stomach yesterday. Nah, not really. But I did experience my first Braxton Hicks contractions — crazy, huh? When I woke up yesterday morning, my stomach felt tight. Not good… Continue Reading “Who the hell is Braxton Hicks?”