Monday, September 16, 2013

40 Week Update



40 WEEK UPDATE

Due date?
Today!

How far along?
40 Weeks

How big is baby?
According to BabyCenter.com: It's hard to say for sure how big your baby will be, but the average newborn weighs about 7 1/2 pounds (about the size of a small pumpkin) and is about 20 inches long.

Cravings?
Sugar-free popsicles and anything lemon-flavored 

How I feel?
My energy has returned the past couple weeks. Lots of cleaning going on around here (a.k.a. nesting). I woke up around 5:30 in the morning on Saturday and felt the urge to do laundry...by 7:30, all of the laundry was washed, dried, folded, and put away. ;)

Showing?
Per my last OB appointment, I've gained about 44 pounds. 

Movement?
Lots of movement. She's very active in there. 

Gender?
Baby Webb is a girl! Read all about the gender reveal here.

Looking forward to?
Getting her home and settled. And starting our new life as parents...a full-time family of 3 and part-time family of 4.

Sleeping OK?
Yes, still sleeping pretty well. Which I know is a blessing especially at this stage of pregnancy. I woke up about 4 times last night to use the bathroom but I usually fall back to sleep pretty quickly afterward.

Next Doctor's Appointment?
Well if I don't go into labor today, my next appointment is tomorrow, September 17th.

Prayer Requests?
For me and my baby girl - for a healthy and speedy delivery.

For heart, mind, and spirit as we mentally, physically and spiritually prepare for the responsibility of raising a child.

Check out past updates!

7 comments:

  1. Exciting, I hope you are taking these last few hours, days in. Some time for yourself and some one on one time with you and the hubby. Life will never be the same again! You look great, and seem like you are feeling great. Praying for a healthy and good birth experience. Can't wait to see your post on miss baby Webb!!

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  2. Sending prayers up for you and Baby Webb!!

    You'll do a wonderful job of raising a child who loves God!

    Congratulations, again :)

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