Bumpdate: week 23 & 24

 size of the baby: 23 weeks, size of a grapefruit,  11.3 inches and 1.10 pounds.

total weight gain: 12 pounds

gender: GIRL! 

maternity clothes: The rain has been awful lately and it has been SO cold, like 40’s so black leggings and long shirts have been my go to. 

movement: Active always after I drink or eat and in the middle of the night!

sleep: Still waking up early and sporadically throughout the night. If I could sleep past 5:30AM I would be so happy. 

symptoms: quick movements seem to be painful, kind of like I pulled a muscle. Also sciatic nerve pain, so bad. 

Aaron is: Doing a great job of handling my all over emotions. Somedays he can just say one word and I cry, other days I am totally fine. He’s a champ. 

looking forward to: soaking that last 3ish months in, it is flying by. 

best moment: feeling her kicks get harder and harder, as much as they are uncomfortable sometimes, nothing turns my day around or puts a smile on my face than when I feel her kick.  

size of the baby: 24 weeks, size of a cantaloupe, 11.8 inches and 1.30 pounds.

total weight gain: 14 pounds

gender: GIRL! 

maternity clothes: Still cold and rainy, which means leggings! I also FINALLY invested in a pair of maternity jeans, I like them, but they don’t stay up well! 

movement: So much. The kicks are getting harder and harder and I swear in the middle of the night she loves to do flips!

sleep: Waking up early and a few times during the night. 

symptoms: Sciatic nerve pain. Other than that I feel great!

Aaron is: doing his best to remain calm during house hunting, car troubles and prepping for the babe, I carry enough stress for the both of us. 

looking forward to: warmer weather and trying to find more down time to relax, the whole pregnancy is flying by and I want to soak up the last 3 months! 

best moment: movement and knowing I have an appointment in 2 weeks to see how baby girl is doing!

I am hunting for some cute summer clothes, any suggestions for cute maternity dresses?! 

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