April 3, 2012

19 weeks pregnant



How far along?  19 weeks
Total weight gain:  6-7 pounds
Maternity Clothes?  Yes and loving them!
Sleep:  Not great, but not horrible.  Every night is different.  Last night I was so exhausted by 8:00 and I actually slept well!
Best moment this week:  Agreeing on a girl's name that we both like.  Actually I love it and Tyler likes it and it's growing on him more, haha.  But now I'm sure it's a boy ;)
Miss anything?  Being able to shave my legs in the shower without pain.  My right pelvic area has really been hurting and it's awful when I have to lift my leg up to shave.
Movement:  Yes, I started feeling little flutters a week or two ago and now I'm feeling tons of movement, mostly at night :)
Food cravings:  chocolate milk
Anything making you queasy or sick:  I've been nauseous this week, but it's mostly from my headaches
Gender prediction:  Girl.  Tyler said to me tonight that he really thinks it's a boy.
Labor signs:  No
Happy or Moody most of the time:  I think pretty happy.  It seems like days that Tyler is home, I'm happy.  And when he is gone at night for village meetings, I'm moody.  I can't wait for him to be done.  Only a year left :(
Looking forward to:  6 more days until we find out if it's a boy or girl!
I haven't felt the best this week, especially the last couple of days.  It seems like I have a headache every day and I have been feeling really nauseous.  Isn't the second trimester supposed to be the easy one?  I feel like I have no energy and just want to sleep all day!  I still take advantage of nap time to lay down myself, but I'm still so tired all the time.  I also have been having some really strange blurry vision.  I have horrible eyes to begin with, but now my right away is blurry even with my glasses on.  I know your vision can change during pregnancy so I'm not really too worried.  But I'm wondering if all these headaches have anything to do with my eyes?  Who knows.  I did call the eye doctor and they said if my right eye continues to be blurry, I should come get everything checked out.

I can't wait to post next week after we know what we're having (hoping the baby cooperates so we can find out of course).  We find out on Monday and don't worry, I will post that night.  I won't make you wait until my Tuesday update :)

7 comments:

  1. Amy, only 6 more days?!? Yay!!!!! Can't wait to see that post! How fun that this week you decided on a girl's name, and on Sunday Joe and I just did too! :) Now, to come up with a boy's name. :)

    Your belly looks cute!

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    1. Thanks, Bri! Yeah I'm very excited about our girl's name and we really have no clue on a boy yet. I guess we'll figure it out after we find out on Monday. Can't wait :)

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  2. You look great. Can't wait to hear what your having. Are you going to announce the name you pick or wait till the baby is born

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    1. Thank you! We aren't going to share the name until the baby is born. We figured we'd keep one surprise. And I don't like hearing people's reactions. I like choosing it because we love it and not because of what others think :)

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  3. Yay! I'm so excited to hear on Monday!!!

    I had decided that when we have #3 we aren't even discussing names until after finding out the gender. Way too stressful trying to agree on something, especially if it never gets used LOL. But I agree, you most certainly will have a boy now that you've agreed on a girl name haha---that was probably part of Tyler grand plan to ensure a boy :-)

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    1. We always said that too, that we wouldn't really even talk about names until we knew. But somehow I came up with this girl's name and now I love it. And I think you're right about the boy thing. I knew I should have waited! Haha, we'll find out soon enough I guess :)

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    2. So, it must have been because I read your post before bed but I totally dreamed that you found out it was a boy and you decided to name him Kayden LOL.

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