Category Archives: Baby Bump

Carter’s Birth Story

Four weeks ago weeks ago we welcomed Carter Anthony into our family. (By the way, I’ve changed that first word three times now. I started this when he was two weeks old and he’s now 4 and a half! Life … Continue reading

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Knocked Up – 37 & 38 Weeks

Nothing has really changed since my last post in regards to the pregnancy except I’m getting bigger and more uncomfortable. Still having tons of contractions for hours and hours (they lasted 8 hours the night before last) but no baby. … Continue reading

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He’s Not Here Yet! (A mid-week labor update)

Last Sunday afternoon I went into labor. And it’s a week later and obviously Liam is still not here. False labor? I think not. Midwives and doctors are now calling this extended early labor as prodromal labor. Here are a … Continue reading

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Knocked Up – 36 Weeks

Last week I got really, really sick with some sort of head cold that had me sneezing non-stop, battling a sinus infection and an ear infection. A week later and I still can’t smell but things seem to be clearing … Continue reading

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Knocked Up – Week 35

We’re into week 36 at this point and I know I haven’t been the best at updating lately but rest assured we are alive and well! Things have been good as we near the end of the pregnancy. I’m SUPER … Continue reading

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Knocked Up – Week 34

I honestly get so confused with how far along I am since the OB has one due date (which she won’t change) and my MW has another (who also won’t change it). I just know I’m pregnant. I actually haven’t … Continue reading

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Knocked Up – Weeks 32 & 33

Sorry to my faithful readers for the slacking. I didn’t realize I was TWO weeks behind on posting until yesterday so here ya go… Weight:  158 (+28 lbs) This has actually fluctuated the past weeks. I was up to about … Continue reading

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Knocked Up – Week 31

Weight: 157 (+27 lbs) I can feel every last pound of this these days. Baby size & weight: During your 31st week of pregnancy, your baby’s body and brain continue to make the connections that enable his systems to work … Continue reading

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Knocked Up – Week 30

Not feeling too much like writing a “real” post this week so I’ll leave you with one of my favorite songs by Peter Bradley Adams. If your wandering ever leads you to a place where you don’t know which road … Continue reading

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Knocked Up – Week 29

Belly Measurement: 41.5 though I feel much, MUCH bigger than that. How have I not grown more than 1 inch in weeks?? Something must be awry. Baby size & weight: 15.25 inches (butternut squash!); 2.5-2.75 lbs. Physical: On Friday I … Continue reading

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