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Category: Week by Week

Baby Three: 40 Weeks!

Today is 9/13/20 which means I’m 40 weeks! Baby Lamotta is due 9/13/20! Baby is the size of a fresh watermelon! Baby Lamotta is a GIRL! I’ve gained… 28.4 pounds as of Thursday. Midwife appointment this week? I have one tomorrow afternoon! Current mood: For today being my due date, I’m actually pretty content still being pregnant. I think part of me is in denial that I’m actually about to birth another baby. Cravings: Yesterday I had the weirdest craving – egg rolls! Food Aversions: Mexican and anything spicy…

Baby Three: 39 Weeks!

Today is 9/11/20 which means I’m 39 weeks, 5 days! A little late with this post! Baby Lamotta is due 9/13/20! Baby is the size of a small pumpkin! Baby Lamotta is a GIRL! I’ve gained… I had my math wrong last week or I lost weight because I’ve gained about 28.4 pounds. Midwife appointment this week? I had one yesterday with Stacie. She didn’t check dilation or sweep me and I’m okay with it. I’m measuring 40 weeks. We discussed continuing to try to get baby…

Baby Three: 38 Weeks!

Today is 9/4/20 which means I’m 38 weeks, 5 days! A little late with this post! Baby Lamotta is due 9/13/20! Baby is the size of a spaghetti squash! Baby Lamotta is a GIRL! I’ve gained… 30 pounds as of Tuesday’s appointment. Midwife appointment this week? I had one on Thursday of last week with Karen and one Tuesday of this week with Cassandra. I found out they will let Karen know when I’m in labor so she can be there for me as long as she isn’t getting off…

Alice’s Nursery Reveal

Today I’m 37 weeks, 2 days (full term! Woot!) and I’ve finally finished our sweet rainbow baby’s nursery. With Hattie, I went with purples and gray. With Alice, we went for a pink and gold look. I originally wanted more blush and mauve shades of pink but the wall color didn’t turn out quite like I wanted so I just went with the brighter shades. Please excuse the wrinkled curtains. I cannot for the life of me find our steamer since we moved. Just know these curtains are perfection and took me fifty million years to…

Baby Three: 37 Weeks!

Today is 8/24/20 which means I’m 37 weeks, 1 day! FULL TERM, YALL! Baby Lamotta is due 9/13/20! Baby is the size of a honeydew melon! Baby Lamotta is a GIRL! I’ve gained… 26.4 pounds as of Thursday’s appointment. Midwife appointment this week? I had one on Thursday with Stacie. She gave me different exercises to try to get baby girl to flip since she’s still posterior. I also did the GBS swab (they let me myself). We also chatted about the requirements for getting COVID testing when I get to…

Baby Three: 36 weeks!

Today is 8/17/20 which means I’m 36 weeks! Baby Lamotta is due 9/13/20! Baby is the size of a cabbage patch doll! Baby Lamotta is a GIRL I’ve gained… 24 pounds as of my appt last Friday. Midwife appointment this week? I had one last Friday with Cassandra and I have another appointment this Thursday. At my last appointment, we talked about my birth plan. At this next appointment, I’ll get GBS screened. I’m hoping I am negative. I was positive with Hattie so I had to go to the…

Baby Three: 34 Weeks!

One of the fun things about third pregnancies is that you have two kids to handle plus a full time job and side hustles and life just escapes you ALL THE TIME. So here I am again… late. Another six weeks have gone by since I last updated. Let’s play catch up! Today is 8/2/20 which means I’m 34 weeks! Baby Lamotta is due 9/13/20! Baby is the size of a cabbage! Baby Lamotta is a GIRL I’ve gained… 19 pounds as of my 32 week appt. Midwife appointment this week? I…

Baby Three: 28 Weeks!

I told myself I would NOT be this mom. You know – the one who slacked hard core with her third child. But here I am… SIX WEEKS late on this. I haven’t updated since 22 weeks and here I am mid-28th week and just now remembering to do this. And let me tell you – A LOT has happened in those six weeks. 🙂 Today is 6/24/20 which means I’m 28 weeks, 3 days! Baby Lamotta is due 9/13/20! Baby is the size of a coconut! Baby Lamotta is a…

Baby Three: 22 Weeks!

Today is 5/12/20 which means I’m 20 weeks, 2 days! Baby Lamotta is due 9/13/20! Baby is the size of a spaghetti squash! Baby Lamotta is a GIRL. We got confirmation at the ultrasound a couple of weeks ago that she is definitely a girl! Sneak Peek was accurate. 🙂 I’ve gained… Not sure but at my last appointment I had actually lost half a pound! Midwife appointment this week? Next week! I had one a couple of weeks ago and they did the anatomy scan. It was weird having to wear a mask…

Baby Three: 19 Weeks

Today is 4/20/20 which means I’m 19 weeks, 1 day! Baby Lamotta is due 9/13/20! Baby is the size of a gameboy! Baby Lamotta is a GIRL. According to the sneak peek test I did at 8 weeks, we are having another girl! My symptoms definitely felt girl to me. It’s a pretty accurate test but I’m still holding my breath for the ultrasound confirmation this week! I’ve gained… Not sure but I’ll know in two days! Midwife appointment this week? Yes! I have my anatomy scan Wednesday. I’m pretty…