I don’t tend to get very swollen during pregnancy. I’m really lucky that way. I know some women who can’t even wear their normal shoes because their feet get so swollen. I wait until I’m in the hospital before the swelling hits me. Then it doesn’t do anything to my feet and legs but hits [...]
With Peanut I didn’t bother doing any maternity photos. I would take some belly shots fairly often, especially near the end, and send them to my family so they could see how I was growing.
With Wingnut I took belly shots like I had with Peanut but also attempted a few self-portraits that were [...]
Last spring we went to Deer Springs Ranch with the Wild’s. It was a lot of fun and very relaxing but it was quite cold and snowed a lot while we were there.
This year the Wild’s invited us to go with them again. We, of course, jumped at the chance and the weather was [...]
I think it’s funny how different clothes feel more comfortable with different pregnancies. With Peanut I loved this pair of olive green cargo pants from Old Navy. Now I can hardly stand to wear them for even a few hours. Something about them just bugs me. Even the jeans I loved with Wingnut are not [...]
I’m roughly 24 weeks along now. I’m pleasantly surprised to find I’m not still spending my days nauseated. With Peanut I was still barfing regularly at this point and with Wingnut I was still mostly in non-functional. I actually got to enjoy a little time of feeling semi-human before getting uncomfortable this time around. Now [...]