Sleep: I definitely sleep better when I am on my left side, it just gets sore quick and I end up propped up in a sitting position. It won’t be so bad when I can finally kick this cold.
Miss anything: Sleeping on my stomach and not worrying about overdoing it. With Rob gone there is just to much that needs to get done and at the end of the day I always wonder if I did too much. For right now I think it’s okay, I will just have to be more careful later on. Luckily, Rob will be back to help with that! I also wish I had the energy to stay up till midnight. With Parker going to bed at 7pm, I use to get so much done in those 5 hours. Now I just feel behind all the time with no way to catch up.
Movement: Still nada… I know I will regret it once Munchkin starts kicking the crap out of me but I would love to feel some wiggling right about now!
Cravings: Nothing really. This pregnancy has been kinda boring I guess. I did get a steak to cook for dinner tonight and I am really looking forward to that!
Best moment this week: Spending time at home with my parents and sister. It’s always nice to have a little extra help and not have to get up every single time a drink refill or diaper change is needed. I also got to go to my favorite ice cream place a few times
Meeting with our potential doula and birth photographer. I couldn’t believe it when I found someone who was trained in all of the services we were looking for during the birth. She was exactly what I was hoping for and will be a real asset in the delivery room for Rob and myself.
Worst moment this week: My glucose test went fine. The fruit punch wasn’t nearly as bad as the orange. I already found out it came back negative so I just have to wait until 28 weeks to do it again. I did find out that I tested positive for an autoimmune disorder. Based on that result, the doctor wanted further testing for Lupus and some other disorders done. I heard back yesterday and one of them came back positive. He said it was the least worrisome of the bunch so I will just need to start seeing a specialist at 32 weeks. I thought I understood everything when I got off the phone but have already confused myself so I am going to go into my 20 weeks appointment with a list of questions.
Looking forward to:My parents are coming on Thursday night so I can work at a vendor event for Thirty-One this weekend. I am really looking forward to talking about Thirty-One and getting to know some new customers. We are also going to set up the dinning room table if we have time!
Hi, I'm Mary! SAHM to two kiddos, military wife, and small business owner. I run for bling, practice yoga for balance, and eat lots of chocolate #because.
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