12 Week Bumpdate

25 November 2013| ,

How far along? 12 weeks.

Baby size: Baby is the size of a peach, 8cm long.

Weight gain: No weight gain this week.

Maternity clothes: Nope, clothes still not fitting so great but no bump signs yet.

Stretch marks: None (one scar from my pregnancy with SJ)

Sleep: I have been waking up at the crack of dawn (4.30am!) every morning but then tired in the afternoons.

Gender: Keeping it a surprise!

Best moment this week: Slowly starting to feel better and not rely on the nausea medication so much…

Looking forward to: Our 13 week scan next week!

What I miss: A good nights sleep…

Movement: Nothing yet.

Food cravings: No cravings yet but I am loving fruit. Just want to feel normal around food again.

Anything making you queasy or sick: Not too bad anymore, heightened smells get me sometimes.

Labour signs: Not for a long time…

Symptoms: Not too many this week, just the early rising.

Belly button in or out: In

Weddings rings on or off: On

Mood: Relief – that the first trimester is over and it was a safe and healthy one. 

Nursery: Nothing yet, waiting to move into our new home.

Workouts: I am hoping to get back to my weekly workouts this week and try to build up my strength again. I am hoping to train right to the end this time.


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