Week 41 (February 21-23)
Overall Mood: DONE.
Physical Symptoms: Short of breath, heartburn, water broke, contractions
Baby Movement: Hiccups
Bump Changes: Can't sit down comfortably
Any Other Event: Water broke 2/22, finally gave birth 2/23
Week 40 (February 14-20)
Overall Mood: WHERE IS MY BABY?!
Physical Symptoms: So many contractions
Baby Movement: He is trying to claw his way out
Bump Changes: Baby dropped!
Any Other Event: Went into L&D after contractions became 3 min apart. Then they completely stopped. Scheduled induction for 2/22
Week 39 (February 7-13)
Overall Mood: Frustrated
Physical Symptoms: Exhaustion, sore ribs, lightening crotch
Baby Movement: Tons of hiccups
Bump Changes: How is it still growing???
Any Other Event: Couldn't get off the couch on my own.. stayed there all day
Week 38 (January 31- February 6)
Overall Mood: Excited
Physical Symptoms: Sore, Migraines, Short of breath
Baby Movement: Contractions all night long
Bump Changes: Covered in stretch marks... great
Any Other Event: Growth scan was great! Baby is about 6lbs 2oz already
Week 37 (January 24-30)
Overall Mood: Excited
Physical Symptoms: Nesting to the max, acid reflux while sleeping
Baby Movement: Flopping from side to side
Bump Changes: Baby is head down!
Any Other Event: Scheduled an growth scan!
Week 36 (January 17-23)
Overall Mood: Irritated
Physical Symptoms: Shooting rib pains, shortness of breath
Baby Movement: Won't stay away from my diaphragm and ribs
Bump Changes: Leggings are getting tight, starting to wear Isaiah's sweats
Cravings: Potatoes and salt
Any Other Event: Celebrated Isaiah's 21st birthday and a 12 hour ER trip after my breathing felt blocked and chest was burning
Week 35 (January 10-16)
Overall Mood: Grief, frustrated
Physical Symptoms: Fatigue, loose joints
Baby Movement: Kicks are no longer cute, they are painful
Bump Changes: Getting bigger!
Cravings: Icecream and oreos
Any Other Event: Had to rehome my puppy. He became too much to handle while pregnant and afraid of how he would interact with my baby. Found a wonderful forever home, but miss him dearly.
Week 34 (January 3-9)
Overall Mood: Tired
Physical Symptoms: Struggling to sit up on my own
Baby Movement: Consistent kicks to music
Bump Changes: Slowly growing
Any Other Event: OB says baby looks great! Still measuring a week ahead
Week 33 (December 27- January 2)
Overall Mood: Relaxed
Physical Symptoms: Lightening crotch, fluid
Baby Movement: He loves to have late night dance parties
Bump Changes: I can see the kicks through tshirts!
Any Other Event: Took a trip to L&D after thinking I was leaking fluid. Turns out, hot tubbing caused a bacterial infection on my cervix
Week 32 (December 20-26)
Overall Mood: Happy
Physical Symptoms: Is jet-lag a symptom? Insomnia doesn't help it.
Baby Movement: Lots of rolling
Bump Changes: Barely fits in my favorite dress
Cravings: French fries
Any Other Event: Spending Christmas with Isaiah's family in San Antonio, Texas.