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My Pregnancy Journal - 13 weeks

Happenings of the Harper HouseholdHere we are... 13 weeks! Some people consider this the start of the 2nd trimester, how crazy is that. Only 6 months to go and then we will be a family of 5! >PAUSE< .....Take a deep breath....

Okay, I'm okay... I'm at the point to where I think I'm becoming emotional and a bit overwhelmed knowing that pretty soon there will be a new whinny baby in the house (that I will love dearly). Hubs just told me today, not sure if I'm ready... and I was like, "Too late!"


13 WEEKS PREGNANT
(NO PICTURE)
 
This week MOYASHI (means bean sprout in Japanese) is about the size of a medium shrimp and weighs nearly an ounce. Fingerprints have formed on your baby's tiny fingertips, her veins and organs are clearly visible through her still-thin skin, and her body is starting to catch up with her head — which makes up just a third of her body size now. If you're having a girl, she now has more than 2 million eggs in her ovaries.


About me & Moyashi
Symptoms:  
Still dealing with Dysgeusia and headaches due to having no cokes!
EMOTIONAL... even when hubs gets mad at the girlies or sends them to the corner, I get choked up. I cry at those sad pet commercials too.

Weight Gain: I have been 189 for the past 3 1/2 weeks.

Cravings: NOTHING & EVERYTHING

Food Aversions:  Bread

What made me cry this week: I saw some family photos that made me tear up and cry. I went to go lay down in bed and hug the pillow.

Medical Stuff:  I had to reschedule my endocrinologist appointment because I hadn't done my lab work yet, oops. So I have to do that next week and wake up early, ugh.

Thoughts from the family: Nothing much this week. My sister wants to know what it is already. I did feel my grandma staring at my belly, which doesn't even show that much, but other than that, no one has really "talked" about the baby.
Hubs: Mommy is irritating... he says. But like I said earlier, he's kinda nervous to have 3 kids.

Something I am excited about this week: Going to the doctor next week and want to schedule a ultrasound to find out the SEX!! Today at church we saw a family with 2 older kids and a baby. It was nice to see how helpful the big sister was holder her baby brother. Hubs reached over to touch his little hand... so cute!

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