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38 week bumpdate

How Far Along: 38 weeks and 5 days

Meds: All taken daily – prenatal vitamin, Omega 3 + DHA, Ranitidine (2x/day), Magnesium (1000mg at bedtime), Gaviscon for heartburn as required (which is OFTEN!). 689 more words

Pregnancy Update: 35 Weeks

Down to the last week of my eighth month. Woot! Woot!

How do I feel?

Gosh, I’ve been experiencing Braxton Hicks almost every day and night. 291 more words


Excitement... And Still Reservations

I booked a scan – and got an appointment the same day I booked it! I couldn’t wait any longer. And do you know what happened? 583 more words


Expect the Unexpected

Warning: This post contains fairly graphic content and may be a bit of a trigger for some individuals. Additionally, I have not gone through this post to edit for grammar, tense, etc… As an editor, I should be ashamed, but reliving this to type it was enough for me. 1,757 more words

Maternity Photos + Update

I figured it would be a good idea to post our maternity photos before ya know I have this baby! I was 33 weeks when we had these taken and now I am just 2 days shy of 38 weeks. 325 more words

Fall Baby

Well That Was Fun


I wrote about the blood pressure issues in my last update. Well, around 7ish this evening (what I thought were) contractions started coming. Turns out, when you have a lot of scar tissue it can make Braxton Hicks extremely painful because it’s like they’re shoving up against a brick wall. 299 more words

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Place Your Bets

My family has a pool going on when Alexis will be born. So far there’s 21 dates taken (they are doing it from this past Thursday the 17th until October 20th) at $5 a date. 752 more words

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