Category: Week 31

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 31

Week 31 (Feb. 25 through March 2) Symptoms: Heartburn — I’m taking the max of four pills per day now, and it’s manageable — thank God. Shortness of breath (huff puff huff puff). Back pain! It feels like a baseball jammed right in the centre… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 31”

Weekly re-cap

(March 28 to April 3) Symptoms: Swollen ankles, the-semi-cold, pressure on my bladder when I walk around, clumsiness. Body changes: I think Mom put it best, when she saw me yesterday and her eyes bugged out. “You … you look bigger than you did… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap”

I’ve got the dropsies!

Saturday, April 3, 2010 30 weeks, 6 days pregnant Lately I am the clumsiest fool you have ever seen! I have no idea what has gotten into me! Oh right: a baby. Clumsiness is super-common in pregnancy, especially in the last couple of months.… Continue Reading “I’ve got the dropsies!”

Dear Baby …

Friday, April 2, 2010 30 weeks, 5 days pregnant Dear Baby, I bought your playard yesterday on my lunch break, and couldn’t wait to come home and set it up. It has a bassinet on the top, and that’s where you will sleep when… Continue Reading “Dear Baby …”

So … very … pregnant …

Thursday, April 1, 2010 30 weeks, 4 days pregnant Pregnancy is a funny thing. I find certain weeks go by and are very uneventful, and others give you daily slap-in-the-face reminders of your knocked-up-ness. This week (Week 31) has been a slap-in-the-face week. Not… Continue Reading “So … very … pregnant …”