This week I’m thinking of Husib as Super power baby becasue its a blueberry, and apparently blueberries are some sort of miracle fruit that are just loaded with antioxidants. So other than being a delicious addition to a banana smoothie, Husib is being super anti oxidanty as well. Yaaay!
Baby’s brain — both hemispheres! — is growing fast, generating about 100 new cells every minute. Arms and legs are emerging as joints start to form, and a permanent set of kidneys (baby’s third!) is now in place.
On to the weekly update and a side note: Husib, Do you really need a third Kidney? I mean really? what are you doing in there? Is that why you are making me feel pukey all afternoon?
How far along? 7 weeks
Total weight gain/loss: same as last week.
Maternity clothes? No. Haven’t bought any yet but I really will this week. For real.
Stretch marks? No.
Sleep: Sleeping through the nights these last few days.
Best moment this week: Seeing how protective J is getting and seeing his excitement
Movement: Way to early
Food cravings: Ice Cream, Ice Cream and Ice Cream
Gender: Unlike last week, I’m getting girl vibes
Labor Signs: Too early
Pregnancy Symptoms: Sore boobs, sore ab muscles, and dear god the NASUEA. Also, zits
Belly Button in or out? Innie.
What I miss: Not feeling like a freak at a party b/c everyone is drinking except me
What I am looking forward to: the end of Nausea
Weekly Wisdom: Lime and Salt are so good when dreaded m/s hits
Milestones: Not being in denial about pregnancy anymore. Some not so close friends know now as well.