May 23, 2012
Baby Bump Wednesdays: Week 17
How far along: 17 weeks
What Fruit or Vegetable size is Baby: Onion
Average Size: 5.1 inches, 5.9 oz.
What’s going on with Baby’s development: Baby’s skeleton is hardening from cartilage to bone and fat is accumulating around it. Plus, baby has its own unique fingerprints now.
Total weight gain: 9 lbs.
Maternity clothes: Yep
Stretch marks: Using the Bio Oil religiously twice a day and it seems to be helping.
Sleep: Still getting up once a night and the body pillow is my new best friend.
Best moment of this last week: Spending a great day in beautiful Napa with great friends.
Miss anything: Wine, Corona (especially after this weekend!)
Movement: Should be soon. Can’t wait as it becomes my reassurance that you are ok versus waiting a month in between doctor appointments.
Food cravings: Watermelon and cornbread
Anything making you queasy or sick: Nope!
Have you started to show yet: Yep.
Gender: Unknown – 3 weeks to go!
Labor signs: Nope.
Belly button in or out: Half-way out
Wedding rings on or off: Only the engagement ring
Happy or moody most of the time: Happy most of the time
Looking forward to in the next week: The 3-day weekend and getting further on the office.