Thursday, July 21, 2011

29 Weeks!

Thank the Lord that yet another week seems to have flow by! I can not hardly believe that this time next week I'll be where I never thought that I'd get to. 30 weeks seems soo monumental at this point!

I don't have a picture of myself for this week. I never felt really dressed up enough to have my picture taken. I'll get one this weekend though!

Pregnancy Highlights:

How Far Along: 29 awesome weeks!

Size of Baby: At last measurment on this past Monday he was hovering at 2 pounds 15 ounces. He has to be somewhere over the 3 pound mark now! I go back again this coming Monday so I can find out exactly then. I can't wait!

Total Weight Gain/Loss: We shall never speak of this evil topic again.

Maternity Clothes: Sadly they barely fit anymore. Some days when I know that we'll just be hanging around the house I wear some of Bobby's T-shirts. Several days now I have had to re-hang one because it was too small... :( (my Bobby is not a small man)

Gender: Still our little boy in there!

Movement: He does great for a week or so and then I feel like he has an off day or two where he doesn't seem to move much. At my doctors office this past Monday I mentioned this and they reasured me that they don't necissarily follow the 10 kicks an hour rule. They like to say 4 kicks an hour twice a day. They reminded me that if I ever got really scared to just call and they would put me on the monitor.

Sleep: I still have "off" sleeping days where I just can't seem to get comfortable and drift off. Lets just say that last week I read 3 books cover to cover during the nights I couldn't sleep...

What I Miss: I miss the freedom to move around and do whatever it is that needs doing. I will do anything in my power to get this little boy to the best gestation that I can but I'm still a little depressed about the modified bedrest.

Cravings: Chocolate, chocolate, and more chocolate!

Symptoms: Just a little heartburn this week, but nothing terrible.

Best Moment This Week: My Momma is coming in town tomorrow and I just can't wait! It's been almost 3 months since I've last seen her and I miss her terribly!


The Anglin Family said...

Have a great weekend with your mom!!:))

Tristan said...

yay for another week in the oven :)

have fun with your momma!!

Melanie Mueller said...

Yay for being 29 weeks!! SO glad the weeks are going fast for you! Can't wait to meet my little nephew!
SO happy that your Momma will be here! I know you will have a great weekend with her. =)

The Great Elephant Symposium said...

That's great news!! You are almost there!! Only a few more weeks to go! How exciting that you get to see your mom! I hope you all have a great weekend together!!


Jamie said...

Yay! Have an awesome time with your mom! I'm so excited that 30 weeks is almost here for you! You're doing great so keep up the good work. :-)

Kerry said...

Would the chocolate be related to the heartburn?!!? Drink some milk, it helps to ease the burn. Plus it tastes good with chocolate :) 3 books is pretty awesome, any good ones to recommend? 30wks, that is so wonderful, your mum will be excited to see you I'm sure!!

ccc said...

I laughed so hard when you said ,"We won't talk about that evil subject." about the weight in pregnancy. I have never gained less than 40lbs in a pregnancy. And for me 40 lbs is good, I was really trying to not gain weight. I usually am up to 50 and I am ashamed to admit that with a couple of my pregnancies it was 60.
How do these women gain like 25 lbs or some, even LESS???!!!

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