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39 week midwife check

39 week midwife check

It was the first appointment this pregnancy that Daddy was able to make, due to times of appointments and Daddy's new job (since Noah) it's made it hard for him to be involved. But it was nice to have him there, it almost made me feel calmer and more relaxed. Not that he does anything apart from be there, but it was nice seeing his beaming smiles as the midwife said things. Everything is great and on target, measurements are fine, heartbeat was fine and position of lil monkey hasn't changed- still head down, back and bum to right, limbs to the left. Which is where I get most movement, as you can see from photo. She still thinks heartbeat sounds like the sex she guessed 2 weeks ago and time before that. No change there and Daddy's face lit up the room when she said that. Baby's head is ...

31 weeks: bumpometer

31 weeks: bumpometer

Well this week I seem to be exactly the same weight as 2 weeks ago, strange but true! I think because I am getting a lot of exercise still (despite my pelvis telling me not to) I am maintaining the same weight. At 31 weeks with Noah I started to put on a lot of weight in the last trimester and you could notice it in my face and ankles the most. Here is my 31 week bumpometer with Noah: https://mummyconstant.com/31-week-update/ I find it fascinating reading back, how I felt and thought about things in the first pregnancy and comparing it now. I hardly have time to think about being pregnant and I certainly haven't got the same problems that I had back then, just different ones. I mention back ache, getting up for a wee in the night and the pain when I walk. But when I think back to the pain ...