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Keep Calm its only Braxton Hicks

Just this past week I’ve been feeling an intense muscle flex in my abs that lasts about 30 seconds at a time; uncomfortable but not painful exactly.  75 more words

First Time Mom

Of Braxton Hicks

Tonight between 8:15-8:45 PM, while chatting over dinner, I felt what seemed like contractions across my belly. The first time it happened, I thought it was because I was in an incorrect sitting position. 142 more words


Bump Day - Week #36

How far along: 36 weeks and 1 day (“BOOM!” for being in my 9th month!)

Days until Due Date: 26

Baby Size: A canary melon. He should be weighing about 6-6.5 pounds by now. 413 more words


Best Laid (Birth) Plans: Labor & Delivery

Our sweet bundle of joy arrived almost 7 weeks ago already… where has the time gone?!? I think it’s taken me this long to write this post because the realness of the day had to fade a little bit. 719 more words


Bump Day - Week #35

How far along: 35 weeks and 1 day (last week of my 8th month)

Days until Due Date: 33

Baby Size: My app says Finn now weighs as much as a bag of potatoes. 574 more words


Pregnancy after multiple miscarriage: we're technically full term

Week: 37

Waist: 41.5 inches (+ 1 inch)

Feeling: Grumpy

At 37 weeks – that’s technically full term – the trials and tribulations of pregnancy are catching up with me. 290 more words

Family Life

Third Trimester: Home Stretch

Weeks 28-40 (or up to 42) are considered your 3rd trimester. The home stretch. The End.

You really start to feel baby move now. Baby’s development is incredible during these last few weeks. 851 more words