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2014 Behind the Bump Pregnancy

Behind the Bump: 35 Weeks

Five weeks to go. Five weeks to go. Five weeks to go. That makes me relieved and panic a bit at the same time. I’m starting to get to that stage of “OK, DONE WITH THIS PREGNANCY THING NOW!” I recognize that delivery is…

July 8, 2014
2014 Behind the Bump Pregnancy

Behind the Bump: 34 Weeks

This post should really be titled: the crazy things people say to pregnant women. I know I alluded to this two weeks ago, and then the Ebola virus clouded my blog-writing abilities and I wept all over the keyboard instead of writing what I…

July 2, 2014
2014 Behind the Bump Pregnancy

Behind the Bump: 33 Weeks

Ugh what a terrible week. I feel like all the good things of my pregnancy have all been shot down by the last seven days. Is it August yet? I was quite ill this week and had to miss two days of work, followed…

June 24, 2014
2014 Behind the Bump Pregnancy

Behind the Bump: 32 Weeks

Baby continues to hiccup at an amazing rate. *hic* Sometimes even *I* am hiccuping as well and then it’s just this cacophony of hiccups all up in herrre. I say that because it’s hiccuping AS I WRITE THIS. Prenatal continues: car seats and some…

June 17, 2014
2014 Behind the Bump Pregnancy

Behind the Bump: Weeks 30 & 31

Oh hai. I missed a week. I actually didn’t miss it but seriously NOTHING happened that week (week 30) so I had nothing to say. Anyway, here we are, just finishing my 31st week. Things are actually going really well, except for my inability…

June 10, 2014
2014 Behind the Bump Pregnancy

Behind the Bump: 28 Weeks

Hello Third Trimester! I rang it in with a bang, meaning my sinuses kept me up for nearly two hours on the first night of my 28th week. I tried the Neti Pot (TWICE!) and Otrivin together and nothing was working. I actually pulled…

May 20, 2014
2014 Behind the Bump Pregnancy

Behind the Bump: 27 Weeks

Life has been madness. Work has been madness. I’m going mad! But the baby is doing great, as far as I can tell. I think it recognizes my husband’s voice because when he tells a story or reads me something the baby moves around…

May 14, 2014
2014 Behind the Bump Mom Talk Pregnancy

Behind the Bump: Week 26

I want to thank everyone who commented on the last blog post or on Facebook with tips re: sinus congestion. You saved me, my husband AND my coworkers a lot of grief! But mostly me. Based on the recommendations on Facebook, I bought a...…

May 6, 2014