Hello 3rd Trimester!

I’ve been having a really tough time this week. I know, hello third trimester right? All these little discomforts seem to be hitting me all at once. Getting in and out of bed is getting hard. I have to cling onto my lamp to pull myself up. And the baby is getting bigger so she it’s getting hard for her to move around....

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Pregnancy Discomforts

The discomforts of pregnancy are heavily kicking in this week, which explains the lack of updates and such. Last Saturday, I was extremely tired and exhausted, but after napping in the evening, I felt much better. Baby’s really active and kicking a lot, which makes me feel tired for some reason. On Sunday, I was rudely awaken...

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New Pregnancy Symptoms: Lower Backaches and Shortness of Breath

For the last two weeks, I’ve been having this strange lower back pain. It’s on my left side and hurts so much every time I sit or take a step. So when I walk, it’s more of a wobble because I’m slow and it’s painful. I assume it’s because I’m sitting or laying down all the time, since...

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Pinning my way through Bedrest

Aug 22, 11 Pinning my way through Bedrest

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Wow, today marks Week 4 of bedrest. I can’t believe I made it this far without going out of my mind yet. Many thanks to my wonderful visitors who kept my spirits up! Over the past week, I’ve been trying to be more productive, although it’s kinda hard. My body is aching a lot more since I rarely move, not to...

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Week 2 of Bedrest

So today marks my two weeks of being on bedrest. Now that the doctor days I’m able to sit up and walk around a bit, it’s not too bad. But still, he doesn’t want me doing housework, go out, or be on my feet too much. I still sit in a tilted/almost slouching position because I don’t want any pressure on the...

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Heart Rate Monitor

Jun 16, 11 Heart Rate Monitor

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Daddy just told me he bought this Timex Heart Rate Monitor Watch for us. It’s arriving tomorrow! woah, fast! Looks like we’ll be working out a lot more starting this weekend. Related Products: What to Expect When You're ExpectingA completely revised and updated edition of America’s pregnancy bible, the...

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Working Out

Hey baby, you can be proud of Mommy! We just did our first work out today. I wanted to wait a bit until you were further along before I started exercising. I found these awesome prenatal exercise videos from Doctor Cathy, and wanted to try then out. Here’s the workout I did! Except I did them with the addition of 2lbs....

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