29 July, 2015

Week 28 Bumpdate


How Many Weeks: 28 weeks, officially 7 months pregnant and in the 3rd trimester!

Size of Baby: We had an ultrasound last week and the tech said he was measuring 2 lbs 15 oz, so almost 3 lbs.

Gender: Boy

Movement: So much. He's lying transverse so I can feel him move his little legs on my right side when I lay down, it's so wild! He moves around a lot in the morning when I wake up hungry then kicks a lot after I eat. Really cold water also gets him moving. 

Sleep: I had a few weeks there where I wasn't peeing as much at night but it seems to have started again. 

Maternity Clothes: I find dresses to be the most comfortable because shorts dig into my stomach too much. 

Weight Gain: 16 lbs

Symptoms: Everything is really day by day. One day I'll have horrible pelvic pain and then the next day it's gone. Same for back pain. I don't know if it's the way he's laying or how he's moving. Linea Nigra has appeared. Super thirsty all the time which means I also pee all the time. My energy has been great though. 

Cravings/Aversions: Just craving desserts like always!

Missing Most: I really wanted some Lemonade Vodka and water this weekend so I had sip which of course made me want it more!

Nursery: We got our crib and the mattress week. I plan on ordering the rug soon. I want to have everything done by the end of August just in case he decides to make his appearance early!

Hubby: He really is the best. I hate to be that girl who acts like everything is so perfect but I really can't complain. He's been so great about getting the baby's room ready by painting the walls and the dresser and doesn't yell at me when I get boxes full of baby clothes in the mail multiple times a week. I don't know what it is but when you say it's for the baby, it somehow makes it ok!

Best Part of the Week: We had a great doctors appointment last week. My mom was able to see the baby on ultrasound although because he's gotten so big it's really hard to make out what you're seeing. I passed my glucose test which was such a relief! I got a new car! And we finally have a crib! It's been a great week!

Can't Wait For: Getting the nursery more ready, my baby shower in August, and of course October!

12 comments :

  1. Haha isn't the way it always works? You have a sip to try to curb your cravings and then want it even more? Glad to hear you had a great appointment last week! And you're getting so close!!

    <3, Pamela
    Sequins & Sea Breezes

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  2. Yay! Third trimester! My mom saw Lawter via u/s when we were in the high 20 week range too and it was so funny trying to see her when she'd gotten so big! A lot changes after that 20'ish week anatomy scan! hah

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  3. So happy to hear that your dr's appointment went well. you look so good!!! You little prince is gonna be here before you know it, so exciting.

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  4. Girl, you are looking great! Pregnancy suits you! And yay for getting the nursery ready and all the baby clothes - so exciting!

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  5. You look great girlfriend! And even though the heat isn't fun, I'm thankful it's the summer so we can get by with lots of dresses!!!

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  6. Can't wait to see you in person next week girl! xo, Biana -BlovedBoston

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  7. yah! im so glad theo is being such a great dad already :) can't wait to see how you decorate your little mans nursery. xo jillian - cornflake dreams

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  8. So many good things happening this week! Yay for you! You look fab, as always.

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  9. So glad you had such a great week with all those fun things and successes. Mmm enjoy those desserts :)

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  10. Congrats on your new car! Is it too personal to ask what car you got? My car is slowly dying and I know the next one I get will need to be family-friendly. There are so many choices!

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  11. Looking fabulous pretty mama! A new car and crib are such exciting purchases!

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  12. You look awesome! Congratulations on all the progress you've made with the nursery and the new car!! :) xo

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