Baby One: 21 Weeks

*Please note, this post was originally published on my former blog “Here Comes Baby One” on January 10, 2012. I’m republishing this content on this website to have it all in one place. Hope you enjoy digging up memory lane with me!


How far along? 21 Weeks!
Total weight gain/loss: 7 1/2 lbs!
Maternity clothes? yes! All pants are maternity and I can BARELY sqeeze into some of my regular shirts. They are pretty tight. And trying to wear tights is just impossible and uncomfortable.
Stretch marks? Not sure
Sleep: Not so good. I get short of breath and weird aches/pains that keep me up.
Best moment this week: feeling the baby move so much, finishing my baby registry at babies r us and getting the bookcase for Jude’s room all put together
Miss Anything? being able to breathe and maneuver normally…
Movement: I feel him tapping away at me at about 11pm or so every night.
Food cravings: chocolate.. or sweets in general. lots of cereal too.
Anything making you queasy or sick: still too nervous to try mexican again
Gender: Boy
Symptoms: trouble breathing, back/rib pain, sore muscles and feet, restless at night

Labor Signs: Nope
Middle Name decided? Still set on Noah
Belly Button in or out? Still in, but getting more shallow every day.
Happy or Moody most of the time: Moody
Looking forward to: planning fun stuff for my baby shower. I just can’t resist planning any kind of party!