Wednesday, December 4, 2013

baby #2: week 36

36 Weeks Pregnant
november 25 - december 1

what has been going on this week: we had a busy week with dog sitting, thanksgiving, getting our tree/decorating, and nursery progress! can't believe my due date is under a month away now! 

size of baby: he weighs around 6 pounds and measures almost 19 inches long. the size of a head of lettuce . how on earth do babies that big fit in your belly? :) 

maternity clothes: i finally tried on some maternity clothes my friend dani handed down to me, so i feel like i have some new clothes for the next month. yay!  

purchases: lots of little stuff like frames for artwork, storage baskets and bins, etc. 

nursery: the nursery is so close to being done. the rug was delivered last wednesday and i love it! all that's left to do is hang some artwork and shelves. here is your last sneak peek before i do a full post on the finished nursery in the next couple weeks: 


symptoms: lots of braxton hicks contractions and a few more painful ones that have woken me up in the night. things are getting real!! 

movement: he is running out of room, but still pretty active! 

gender: little man!

food cravings/aversions: i was way too excited about thanksgiving food this week. we never cook that kind of food at home, so it was really exciting to me! also, i've been eating a million clementines lately. yum! 

morning sickness: still that liiiiitle bit of nausea in the morning. one thing i won't miss about pregnancy. 

what i miss: i'm looking forward to being back in my regular body. well, after i deal with the fun post-partum one. haha.  

best moment of the week: thanksgiving and the kicking off of the holiday season!  

what thatcher is saying: he is worried about wrapping up stuff at work before he will (likely) have to leave with little notice for a week. 

sleep: i had the worst night of sleep over the weekend. i not-so-wisely ate spicy chili for dinner and then had a piece of pie about 15 minutes before going to bed. i ended up with the worst heartburn from 1:30-3:00am. i couldn't sleep through it, so i had to get up and sit upright for a while. 

what i'm looking forward to: these last few weeks before he comes will be filled with lots of holiday fun and soaking up being a family of 3. 

doctor: had my 36 week appointment today and it went well. everything is still looking good with me and baby and there is a little bit of progress starting, so yay! (sorry if that's tmi...i feel a little weird putting it on here, but i wanna remember) ;) 


7 comments:

ajs {of MN} said...

:D

~Dawn~ said...

You're so adorable :) Glad everything is still going well.

Ugh...I totally had a bout of heartburn with Alexa and thought I was going to DIE - it's so uncomfortably painful!

Faith said...

i love your baby bump!

that rug is so pretty, i love it!

you're so, so close! happy 36 weeks!

Sarah said...

Yay! Can't wait to see the nursery reveal!

Amy said...

You are too cute! Love the rug! That blue is phenomenal!

Bridget said...

Ok...37 week post should have snow in the picture, right?! haha!!! Do you or you doc think he'll be here by Christmas?

Mommy Lisa said...

Nice rug!

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