Monday, March 21, 2011

20 Weeks!!!

I'm officially at the halfway point! Actually, I probably passed that point a week or two ago, which is why the panic is setting in. I just want to get everything done in case I get put on bed rest. With my history of preterm labor, I never know what's going to happen!

DATE:
March 21, 2011

How far along:
20 weeks

Total Weight Gained:
All loss so far.

How big is baby? Nugget weighs around 10 1/2 ounces, and measures 10 inches long. He/She is about the size of banana.

How baby is growing: Nugget is swallowing more and producing meconium. babycenter.com

Maternity Clothes: My regular clothes are still loose. Actually, my pants seem even looser! I'm not sure how that's possible, since my uterus is up to my belly button now!

Sleep: I'm still sleeping really well!

Best Pregnancy Moment of the Week:
Feeling Nugget kick, even when I'm out and about!

Movement
: The kicks are getting much stronger and more frequent. Nugget is a busy, strong baby!

Food Cravings: None, but when I do eat, I want anything sweet!

Food Aversions:
My list of food aversions is constantly growing. This week it's macaroni and cheese (one of my favorites!) and cooked tomatoes!

Morning Sickness:
I'm still sick, but getting used to it. I do seem to be vomiting less, though, thank God!

Gender:
We didn't find out! We've had the names picked out since December.

Symptoms:
Nausea morning to night, gagging, vomiting, constant headaches, breakouts, constipation, and round ligament pain.

Exercise: Getting moderate exercise 4-5 days a week on the treadmill. I keep up with it, because it makes me feel better, despite the morning (all day!) sickness.

What I miss:
Being nausea and headache free!

What I'm looking forward to:
Seeing my baby bump!

20 Week Picture:

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Our day in pictures:

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16 comments:

  1. how can you be half way and look like that.. ha ha you dont even have a bump.. will you ever get one ;)

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  2. I am so sorry that you are still sick!! I thought for sure that you would feel better by now!!

    (jealous that you are losing weight tho...rub some of that off on me :))

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  3. You didnt find out? Ahhhh...I'm so eager to know.

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  4. look how cute you are... you don't even look pregnant!

    I can't believe that you're already half way through-- it goes SO fast!

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  5. Where is that baby hiding at? Great pics and love the new bedding. Much love <3

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  6. Seriously, you look fabulous! Halfway!
    Looks like a fun day at the park. I love the shot with the boys and their hoodies.

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  7. 20 weeks already! I'm glad you're starting to feel a bit better, and you look amazing.

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  8. love the pics and CANNNOT believe you're 20wks! you look fabulous and glad to see you are puking less :) yayyyyy!!!

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  9. Sick or not, you're glowing and you look great! Congrats on the halfway mark :-)

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  10. You look fantastic, but sure hope you get over the headaches and feel sick. Poor girl! How does your belly compare to the other two pregnancies?

    Just catching up on a few months of posts now. Lexi looked great for her birthday, and seems to have been as spoiled as T was :)

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  11. It's getting closer.. how exciting! Cute pics!

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  12. Congrats on being 1/2 way...and I agree with the others - You don't look pregnant!!

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  13. Congrats on hitting the half way mark! Good luck getting everything done :) I'm glad for you that Nugget is so feisty - so reassuring to feel him/her kicking around! And yay for less puking... maybe less nausea is next!

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  14. THERE IS NO WAY YOU ARE 20 WEEKS PREGNANT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    No Way. Notta.

    You look great, your kids are adorable and I am glad you are feeling a teensy bit better. :)

    Not finding out the gender? I thought you were? Now I'm curious! lol!

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  15. You look beautiful! It is so wonderful that you have all of this recorded. Your children will love reading this when they are older! The pictures are great! Have a good night!

    Mama Hen

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  16. You look absolutely awesome, even despite the bumpy road you've had. Speaking of bumps...

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