Bump Update 28 Weeks!!!

Well hello there, third trimester!

How Far Along? 28 weeks today!!! I made it through the first 2 trimesters and couldn’t be happier to be in the home stretch!!

Baby is the size of:  an eggplant (according to the bump)

Total Weight Gain: 22 pounds. I haven’t gained any weight over the last couple of weeks.

The Bump: Round and low!

Food Cravings: I haven’t been craving anything lately until last night. All of a sudden I am in the mood for Thanksgiving dinner. I’m heading out to look for a turkey breast to throw in the oven (even though it’s going to be close to 90 degrees for the next 3 days). Some roasted brussel sprouts, mashed potatoes, stuffing and gravy. Stay tuned to next week’s weight gain. 🙂

Symptoms: heart burn hasn’t been as bad this week. I’ve actually gained a little bit of my energy back too. I’ve been feeling a little bit more uncomfortable this week. He’s getting bigger and so is my belly!

Sleep:   I can’t get comfortable unless I use all 5 of my pillows. Jon was forced out to the couch the other night. ha!

What I miss: I’m not really missing anything right now.

Names: Yes!

Gender: Boy!

Movement: Still moving all over the place. I can feel little feet sticking out and a little bum on the right side.

Maternity Clothes: Yes! and a regular bikini for the pool when it’s just the 6(7) of us.

Labor Signs: No way!

Best moment of the week:  watching the framers drive away yesterday. ha! I want my house back in order.

What I’m excited about and looking forward to: Getting to sleep in next week knowing there won’t be anyone working on the house.

Purchases: YES!! I had so much fun at the Target baby sale!! I’ve been trying to stock up on diapers and some of the other essentials he needs.

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This should last me about two weeks. I’m going with mostly organic diapers this time. One of my babies (who shall remain nameless) used to get the worse diaper rashes. I recommended Babyganics to Kirsten who loves them with Gioia so I’ve been trying to get as much as these as I can. I also loved the Seventh Generation with Lucy so I bought a few of those, along with Honest. I bought a couple of Pampers sensitive at the Target sale too. I figured I’d give them another shot.

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Just a few more essentials for him. I’m telling you, I haven’t had this much fun shopping at Target in a LONG time!! You should see me at Babies R Us and Buy Buy Baby!! I promised Jon I would cool it for a few months since we’re running out of room.

Baby’s room: I’m going with a woodland theme. Bought the bedding from Pottery Barn Baby. I can’t wait to start his room!! Mostly everything is shoved into the corner of my bathroom (except the car seat and crib)

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His stroller is all set up and our diaper bag is waiting to be filled.

Only 12 more weeks until I’m due!!!

Bump photo:

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