25 Weeks Pregnant
Scarf used as Turban: Love Culture | Necklace: Forever 21 | Bolero: Love Culture | Tank: Hanes | Pants: Loved by Heidi Klum | Shoes: Yoki
I really tried some of those serious blogger faces...but it wasn't working out. Besides, I'm just getting more and more excited as each week passes, so my faces looks like this pretty much all the time. I wore this outfit to pick up my sister from school and get my business cards printed. As I continue to have less clothes available in my wardrobe that continue to grow with me, I go for comfort first while hoping to look decent. All these items are simple basics pulled together by my everyday cheetah loafers and turban, the only maternity item being the pants. While I'm not big on maternity clothes, pants are a necessary as you need the extra room in the belly area. I actually really love these pants which I purchased while pregnant with Jolie and continued to wear before Grey even came along.
On the pregnancy front, everything seems to be going great. I can't believe I'm almost entering the third trimester. Grey is kicking up a storm and even refused to cooperate with the ultrasound tech during his Fetal Echocardiogram Test this week. While this ultrasound is one to check for heart defects in fetus' of high risk pregnancies, Grey managed to somehow to maneuver himself in a position to flash his private parts to the poor lady, lol. She kept joking that my son was a fiesty one and that he was winning the battle. After tracking him down, and having to move me around to try to find him, it was determined that his heart looks great. Thank you Jesus!
How far along: 25 Weeks (in the photos) - 25 Weeks and 1 day when this posts
Total weight gain/loss: 10 lbs (I'm shocked, thought the number would be higher)
Sleep: I only got about 4 hours sleep last night...my Snoggle helps me to find a good position, but I'll wake up a random times during the night for reason with no urge to go back to sleep
Food cravings: Anything with lots of carbs and cheese - ie. pizza, chicken parm and baked ziti
Best moment this week: Having the Fetal Echocardiogram go well - there's no sign of abnormalities in his heart
Movement: He's been moving alot, but yesterday morning at 2am he was going through something. I've never felt this movements that strong before.
Labor signs: No! Thank God!
Belly Button in or out: In...doesn't look very sexy through my clothes...looks like a dent What I miss: Blue cheese...if I could have some buffalo wings with blue cheese right now...
What I am looking forward to: Entering the third trimester, it's new territory for me,
Milestones: Passing Week 23, the week when my last pregnancy ended
Weekly Wisdom: Calm down