How far along are you? 34w3d eeek!
How long have you and the father been together? Oh gosh, well, we knew each other back in 2008- hung out a few times (talked a LOT on the internet) then we kinda lost touch and just reconnected last december. The rest is history, obv.
Are you boyfriend/girlfriend, married, or not together? He’s my fiancé.
Do you live in the city, country, suburbs? City
Do you have any other children? Nope, but getting a little kitten soon.
When is your due date? Nov 8th 2013
What do you think the baby will look like? NO idea, she definitely looks like brandon with the lips in the ultrasounds.
Do you plan on a natural birth or having an epidural? I am going to just go in with an open mind and ask for what I feel is needed at the time!
How did your parents react? Shocked- didn’t understand at all when I said “I took 4 tests and they were all positive” …. lol
How did the baby’s father’s parents react? His mom said “OH FUCK….” granted, it was like the first time I had really met her outside of seeing her at his house for a few seconds at a time.
Have you had an ultrasound? I’ve had a bunch! I can’t get enough of seeing her face and will pay whatever price I have to!
Have you heard the heart beat? Yep, a bunch of times!
Do you know the gender? GIRL
What gender are you hoping for? I was hoping for a girl!
What girl/boy names did you think about? Tons, but we decided on Ariella Rae.
How does the father feel about the pregnancy? He is ELATED.
Have you felt the baby kick yet? Yes, in fact she is jabbing me right now!
Have you decorated the nursery? Yep, her room is DONE!
What are you looking forward to? Seeing what she looks like, and seeing how life will be with her.
What is your worst symptom?
Have you had any food cravings? Yes and no - mine are more like impulsive cravings. If someone mentions taco bell, all the sudden I need it!
Have you had any food aversions? Not that I can think of
Do you wear maternity clothes?
I’m in nursing school so I wear scrubs
Do you have stretch marks? I have the ones I already have yea but none from pregnancy.
Do you smoke or drink? Nope.
Do you take prenatal vitamins? ……. I haven’t in a months. oops.
Are you going to breastfeed or use formula? Hopefully breastfeeding!
Are you going to use disposable or cloth diapers? disposable.
Will you circumcise if it’s a boy? Not a boy!
What is your weight gain so far? 10lbs altogether. crazy
Has your baby got the hiccups yet? Yes, she gets them a lot. I hate to say it, but it’s annoying!
How big is the baby so far? I am not sure- we go next Friday for the final growth scan!
How are you sleeping?
HA! Sleep! What is that?
Any complications with your pregnancy? Nope! (Knock on wood)
Have you seen your baby do any strange things during an ultrasound?
Nope, just hiccuping and putting her feet completely in her face!
Do you get any criticism about your pregnancy? yes.
How did you tell the father? He was waiting outside the bathroom in my room when I took the test… I came out and said …. “FUCK MY LIFE” lol
Will you send child to private, public, home-school or charter school? Public
Are you having twins or a singleton? JUST ONE!
What are five words that describe how you feel today? Tired, headache, somewhat nauseous, achy, bored.