Category: Week 36

Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 36

Week 36 (March 31-April 6) Symptoms: Back pain is ramping up — uncomfortable to sit just about anywhere! Heartburn has been surprisingly fine (still taking four pills/day though, and when I skip a dose … I really feel it). Have-to-pee-constantly feeling is annoying, but I’m getting used… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap of pregnancy #2: Week 36”

Weekly re-cap

(May 2 – May 8) Symptoms: Swollen ankles and feet, leg pain, dizziness, trouble sleeping, feeling like the baby is going to fall out, pregnancy brain. Body changes: Nothing really seems to have changed. Belly button: Still in and very small/wrinkled. When I look… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap”

Five things about shopping … when you’re nine months pregnant

Saturday, May 8, 2010 35 weeks, 6 days pregnant 29 DAYS TO GO! A mall you have been visiting your entire life is suddenly HUGE, and walking around it on your swollen ankles/feet/legs feels like you are scaling Mount Everest with broken glass in… Continue Reading “Five things about shopping … when you’re nine months pregnant”

The trouble with sleeping

See this pregnant woman, smiling and sleeping? She’s a liar! She’s totally faking it.No pregnant woman smiles while they sleep, because it is NOT COMFORTABLE! Saturday, May 8, 2010 35 weeks, 6 days pregnant 29 DAYS TO GO! I have realized, over the last… Continue Reading “The trouble with sleeping”

My Husband Rocks: Pregnancy brain edition

Friday, May 7, 2010 35 weeks, 5 days pregnant 30 DAYS TO GO! Dear Darling Husband, Thank you for understanding that my brain is total mush right now. I laughed my (huge pregnant) ass off when I saw the little note that was left… Continue Reading “My Husband Rocks: Pregnancy brain edition”