Time seems to run alternately slow and fast when you’re pregnant — my third trimester was over in a breeze!
For months now, hubby and I have been curious about the gender of our baby. No pressure though, as we didn’t really have any preference as to the baby being a girl or a boy. I did however have this weird certainty that we were having a girl. I kept on thinking about the baby as a girl, used female pronouns when referring to “her”, and came up with a huge list of female baby names. In my dreams, “she” was always a girl too!
We waited until the end of the first trimester to announce to our friends that we were expecting. We kept it a little hush-hush then, and baby did a good job of not showing much yet. Plus, we were still going to have our wedding by February 2017 (17 week mark), so I still had to fit into my wedding gown and reception dress. Not much of a deal since I was still not eating much as I was still getting over the food aversions.
But boy oh boy, after the wedding was a totally different story! Continue reading “Gaining Weight: Second Trimester Symptoms”
I was expecting my period sometime November 1st of last year. I sometimes get it either 1-2 days earlier or later, so I didn’t think much of being slightly delayed. Matter of fact, I went swimming and snorkeling with my family, not knowing I was carrying LO then!
Hubby and I are expecting our first child due 11 weeks from now — too close a date for anxious first time parents like us, but too long until we finally get to see the little one!