Category: Week 39

Weekly re-cap

(May 23 – May 29) Symptoms: Swollen feet/ankles and fingers, leg pain, major trouble sleeping, Braxton Hicks contractions, not much appetite, pelvic pressure, cramps. Body changes: Belly looks the same, but I’m probably scowling more. Belly button: In for keeps. Stretch marks: Yes. Very… Continue Reading “Weekly re-cap”

H is for "hopeful"

Saturday, May 29, 2010 38 weeks, 6 days pregnant 8 DAYS TO GO! Current possible labour symptoms: Cramps, back pain Woke up this morning feel very disheartened. After spending yesterday afternoon and evening walking until my legs fell off, I was so HOPEFUL that… Continue Reading “H is for "hopeful"”

Walkin’ it out

Friday, May 28, 2010 38 weeks, 5 days pregnant 9 DAYS TO GO! Did you notice that we are now in SINGLE-DIGITS, people??? As in LESS THAN 10 days to go. No, I am not entertaining the idea that this baby will be late.… Continue Reading “Walkin’ it out”

Working through the list

Thursday, May 27, 2010 38 weeks, 4 days pregnant 10 DAYS TO GO! Things I have done in the last 24 hours to (hopefully) induce labour (as taken from my original list): 1. Walking2. Galloping5. Spicy foods6. Sex and orgasms7. Nipple stimulation11. Relaxing27. Talk… Continue Reading “Working through the list”

Bedtime stories

Wednesday, May 26, 2010 38 weeks, 3 days pregnant 11 DAYS TO GO! ME: Ughhh, our bed is so uncomfortable! DARLING HUSBAND: It’s the same as always. ME: No, it’s like really, really hard. Like sleeping on … metal or something. DARLING HUSBAND: Really?… Continue Reading “Bedtime stories”