I'm feeling so incredibly thankful this evening!
Here are a few things making me feel so so blessed:
- An uneventful, normal, run-of-the-mill pregnancy and healthy, growing baby
- My sweet little James
- Ben getting safely home from London
- My amazing parents
- My grandparents
- My loyal, gentle little old dog
- My beautiful garden
- My home
- My health
What are YOU feeling grateful for right now?
This is going to be a rather boring Mommy Monday update. Not much to report, other than the fact that I'm quickly turning into a hormonal, emotional wreck! :p
James and I spent a night at my parents' house this weekend because Ben was in London for school. It was so nice being able to play in the lake and be with my dad on Father's Day! But we missed Ben terribly! It's so good to have him home!
I swear, James is growing up so quickly right before my eyes. Every morning when we wake up he looks bigger and seems more grown up to me. It's going so fast, slow down!!
My belly is growing, my stretch marks are multiplying, my feet are starting to hurt, and my back is a little achey, and baby boy number two is kicking up a storm. It's the absolute best. :)
I have my next doctor's appointment in one week, so I'll have lots of updates and stuff for you guys in next Monday's post. I'm having my glucose test and my rhogam shot, so stay tuned for all of that!
Here's this week's survey:
How far along: 25 weeks 2 days
Total weight gain/loss: Up 19 lbs so far as of my last appointment. Will update this after my next appointment!
Maternity clothes? Yes! Pretty much exclusively, at this point!
Stretch marks? Yes, all around my belly button!
Sleep: It's been ok!
Best moment this week: Surprising my grandpa on Father's Day!
Have you told family and friends: Yes!
Movement: So much!!
Food cravings: Fruit!
Anything making you queasy or sick: No.
Have you started to show yet: Yes!
Labor Signs: Nope!
Belly Button in or out? The top part it out, the bottom part is in. haha
Wedding rings on or off? Off! Wearing a place holder ring.
Happy or Moody most of the time: Emotional!
Symptoms: Light-headed, out of breath, thirsty, hungry, stretch marks, spider veins, feet feeling really sore and burning by the end of the day.
Thanks for reading, and thank you, as always for your continued prayers for a safe, healthy pregnancy, labor, and delivery!