11/30/10

Week 24


How Far Along: 24 weeks (actually I'm 25 weeks tomorrow but I like to recap the week before)

Total Weight Gain/Loss: Well last week at the doctors office it appeared that I had gained 18 pounds, then I have weighed myself a couple of times after that and I have come up with only 15 pounds. Including weighing myself on the Wii Fit and we all know the Wii fit don't lie. So who really knows? I did have a sweater and boots on the day I weighed myself at the doctor's office so it might have been off a bit. I need a scale at home so I can weigh myself in the nude.

Maternity Clothes: All maternity pants. Shirts are a combination of regular and maternity. But getting to be mainly maternity.

Gender: BOY!! Eli Tree

Movement: I've been feeling him more and more lately. It doesn't feel like swift "kicks" it mainly just feels like he's rolling around all in there.

Sleep: I've been sleeping pretty well.

What I miss: I have started to miss diet coke a lot. I was drinking regular coke but cut that out once I hit 18(ish?) lbs so now I just miss coke in general.

Cravings: Nothing in particular. I honestly feel like my eating habits have been the same minus a few cravings here and there.

Symptoms: I thought my heartburn was bad last week but this week it has been AWFUL. Like so bad my eyes will start watering from the pain. Also, insecruity....does that count as a pregnancy symptom? Comments from other people sure don't help.

Best Moment this week: Purchasing the nursery furniture! It's so exciting to start getting things ready for our sweet little Eli!

And my favorite husband quote of the week:

I don't have an exact quote from Luke this week, but it was fun to talk about what Eli would be doing this time next year at Thanksgiving. How he will be 8 months old and probably moving and scooting all around. So fun!

28 comments:

  1. Gorgeous photo! Your hair looks wonderful here...curl down?

    And I know it's easier said than done, but don't listen to rude things people say. Don't let other makes you insecure!!

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  2. Megan you look beautiful in this picture! You definitely have the preggo glow!

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  3. You look great! I think having a diet coke here and there is fine...I eliminated them for the first trimester but have added them back and am just fine. A diet coke only has 40mg of caffeine and most doctors are okay with 200mg, so you could theoretically have 5 (not that I would!) Unless it's the artificial sweetener you're avoiding...but I don't have the discipline!

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  4. So cute!! I love the quote's from your husband! :)

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  5. i'm dying to see what your shirt says!!

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  6. okay so as soon as i saw your picture, i knew my comment was going to be YOU ARE SO CUTE! Then I saw your comment about insecurity and how people's comments don't matter. Well guess what. I'm gonna say it anyway. YOU ARE SO CUTE!!!!!!!!!!! :)

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  7. please post pictures of the nursery as it comes together!! speaking of room photos, did you ever show us your house after you moved and got it decorated or did i just miss that??

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  8. Just "la la la" those comments away that are making you feel bad. You are one beautiful momma to be! Love the hair!

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  9. You look really good! I love your hair.

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  10. I love your hair too! You look great and you shouldn't feel insecure about anything. Enjoy this time in you life :)

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  11. you look adorable! (but what does your shirt say? i'm nosy ;) )

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  12. You're the cutest! :) Little Eli must be growing some hair in there with all that heartburn! Don't listen to people and their rude comments. I swear that people lose all sense of appropriatness when it comes to talking to a pregnant woman.

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  13. Echoing that your hair looks fabulous! And I totally get the insecurity thing...which for me turns into anxiety...and then the sleep kinda goes. Sigh.

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  14. OK - I'm curious to what your shirt says too ....

    And you totally knew you'd have heartburn with this baby that has a mullet going on already! :)

    You look beautiful!!! Got that pregnancy glow!!!

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  15. You look absolutely adorable AND you have great hair! Seriously, between you and your husband, Eli will have awesome hair!

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  16. You look so fabulous! Love all your updates!

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  17. You look so cute!!! I can't wait to see the nursery all set up. Do you mind sharing what crib you ended up going with?

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  18. You are so cute!! Seriously, I love your little belly! And your hair? Fabulous. I have major hair envy.

    Don't listen to peoples' comments. Everyone and their brother thinks they're allowed to have an opinion on a pregnant woman. That was the worst part of pregnancy imo. But try and let it just roll off!

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  19. You look adorable! Love the outfit and hair. Just ignore people's comments - I can't even possibly imagine what they could be saying to you.

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  20. Your hair looks fantastic! I can't wait to see you and *Eli* on Friday!

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  21. Your hair is so cute in that picture!! Man, you are the cutest pregnant person! I'm jealous and I'm not even pregnant.

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  22. you are sooooooo cute!!!!! u look ahhhhhhh mazing!!!! i love your weekly updates

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  23. Awww, I love following along with your pregnancy! You are one adorable prego lady.

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  24. When I was pregnant with Wyatt - I stood by the belief that my flip flop and summer dress outfits CLEARLY weighed at least 10lbs... so of course the sweater and boots weigh 3!

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  25. So I NEVER comment on people's blog...I'm just the weirdo that reads/stalks and never actually shows my self:) BUT, I had to say how cute you look pregnant. You are officially glowing! Also, I'm dieing to see your shirt from the front!

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  26. You look wonderful! I'm loving your hair like that, and what does your shirt say? "Tis the season to be pregnant?"

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  27. you look great and I love your hair!

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