Monday, May 9, 2011

21 Week Bumpdate

21 weeks (2) copy
Photo notes: This was before the jar of spaghetti sauce and I fought for fifteen won...and my white shirts became splattered red.  Oh, and all this only two days after I spilled orange Fanta on another white shirt.  I should add "clumsiness" to my symptoms...

How far along: 21 weeks!
Baby: Is the size of a banana!
Total Weight Gained: Unknown. As of last doctors appt...a total of 0 (back at starting weight)...but I'm pretty sure that I'll have a jump by my next appt. in 3 weeks.
Sleep: Some nights better than others. Wedged between two pillows really helps support the belly and back. 
Maternity Clothes: Pants are becoming a must, unless they are are (non-maternity) stretchy pants. Luckily I have some gaucho capri's for work, they're my fav. to wear during the week.  No shirts yet. 
Best Moment of the Week: Hubby feeling her move more and her furniture arriving! AND on Mothers Day, Addison's gift was making my tummy move with her kicks :) First time I have seen that and it was so amazing. 
Food Cravings: Anything cool and fresh...water with lemon, fruits, veges, salads.  
Aversions: shrimp and I don't know why... maybe because I'm afraid of the smell. And thinking of hot dogs grosses me out.  
Symptoms: indigestion (much less thanks to Pepcid), back pain (increasing), round ligament pain (ouch), and preggo brain.
Movement: pretty often, I'm feeling her movement higher in my stomach now which feels even weirder :) I love every one of them though, especially when I'm just laying there quietly. 
Gender: Little Girl Addison Mae.
What I miss: sleeping on my back
What I'm looking forward to: starting her nursery! Now that the furniture & mattress is in we just have to paint and everything should fall into place fairly fast! I'm going to enjoy each step of this process :) 
Weekly Wisdom: the "good parts" of pregnancy does come! Hang on if you're in the first trimester. It gets better by the day.  I feel like I'm actually starting to enjoy being pregnant, minus a couple things.  It's getting much more exciting! 
Milestones: In the second half of the second trimester!  On one hand 19 weeks seems like a long time to go, on the other hand I can't believe in only 19 weeks I will be holding my daughter!

My sweet pea is getting bigger!
Baby, fetus at 21 weeks - BabyCenter


Brooke said...

YAY! So cute, I can finally see a bump :) I love it!

Jessica said...

Aww enjoy making the nursery! So fun - and you know you won't have the time to do it again for the next kiddo, so it's really a precious time. :)

The Barker's said...

Your bump is adorable!!! Getting so close!!!

MandeeFoFandee said...

your bump is SO cute, Jeska! I'm loving reading all about your pregnancy and I'm glad you're finally getting a chance to enjoy it! :)

Anonymous said...

yay for adorable baby bumps! :)

m&msmommy said...

You are SOOOO cute! :)You are totally going to be one of those people that stays adorable through out your entire pregnancy :) I know I already said this, but I just adore her name! :)

Have a great week! :)

Anonymous said...

Girl you are seriously the cutest preggo. Adorable. Can't wait to meet Addison

Jamie Leigh said...

You're baby bump is so cute!! Time is flying by, she will be here before you know it!

Callie Nicole said...

You look great! I just came across your blog, and wanted to say congratulations on your little girl! :-)

Tara said...

Oh my goodness, could you be any cuter! You look amazing!!! Half way there!

Living Our Love Song said...

you are so adorable! I love it! You look amazing preggers!

cait said...

So glad you dropped by my blog! Loved catching up on yours and all your pregnancy updates. You look great! Congrats on your sweet baby girl! I'll definitely be stopping in to see how things are going for you!

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