Weekly Portrait of My Children 3/52

a weekly portrait of my children, every week, in 2017.

week three // scout: refers to herself as “baby scouty lex,” loves playing in baby #3’s car seat (in the living room), and loves laying on top of her brother alllll the time.

week three// griffin: is the most left handed left hander ever, loves playing trains, and is talking like crazy.

30 weeks (round two)

How far along: 30 weeks

Total weight gain: 17 lbs.

Maternity clothes: since six weeks.

Stretch marks: none.

Sleep: I try to squeeze a quick 20 minute snooze in after the kids go down for nap everyday.

Best moment of this week: not having any doctors appointments!

Miss anything: sleeping restfully.

Movement: yes, far more intense than I ever experienced with s&g.

Food cravings: i like a nice snack at 6am before showering.

Anything making you queasy or sick: 4pm-7pm first trimester nausea again.

Have you started to show yet:: “measuring on the larger side of average” doctors words.

Labor signs: none.  i forget what braxton hicks feel like.

Belly button in or out: out forever.

Wedding rings on or off: on and can still come off easily.

Happy or moody most of the time:  happy but exhausted.

Looking forward to: warmer weather and longer days.

29 weeks (round two)

How far along: 29 weeks

Total weight gain: 16 lbs

Maternity clothes: rotation of tanks, cardigans, jeans, and leggings.

Stretch marks: none so far!

Sleep: going to bed pretty much immediately following bedtime for scout and griffin.

Best moment of this week: started going through the bins of nb clothes.  trying to find a place to store them is going to be a fun task.

Miss anything: being able to breathe after walking up a flight of stairs.

Movement: mostly between the hours of 3am and 6am.

Food cravings: i’m on a oatmeal creme pie kick these days, mmm.

Anything making you queasy or sick: not a huge fan of eating dinner these days.

Have you started to show yet: maybe just a little bit.

Labor signs: none, but lots of pelvic pain, yay!

Belly button in or out: out, since last pregnancy.

Wedding rings on or off: still on 🙂

Happy or moody most of the time: happy

Looking forward to: spring!