♥ How many weeks pregnant are you? 33 weeks & 5 days
♥ Gender? Boy.
♥ If you could choose boy or girl, which would you want? 100% a boy.
♥ Do you have a name picked out? Yes.
♥ Do you like being pregnant? Almost the entire pregnancy I have felt my “normal” self, so I would say yes.
♥ Biggest craving? Pickles.
♥ Any morning sickness? Luckily no morning sickness.
♥ When did you feel the first kick? I actually wrote it down in his baby book. I felt his first kick on February 18th 2018 at 11:05am.
♥ How much weight did you gain during pregnancy? 17lbs, the baby weighs 5 lbs.
♥ Did you get any stretch marks? No, thank goodness. I put on coconut oil or rosehip oil twice a day & drink one gallon of water a day to help keep my skin stay hydrated.
♥ Do you have any body swelling? None at all, so far.
♥ Are you wearing maternity clothes? No maternity clothing, but I am wearing a lot of cute & comfy sun dresses.
♥ Are you doing a Natural or C-section? C-section.
♥ How is your sleeping? I sleep normal & listen to my body when I need to rest during the day.
♥ Did you diet? I “eat right for my type” which is a lifestyle for me of eating proper foods that my blood type can easily digest. I am blood type A, which is no meats, only fruits, vegetables, & lentils. I did add salmon occasionally to my diet for some extra omega 3’s & protein now & then.
♥ What exercises did you do? I did Barry’s bootcamp double floor my whole pregnancy up until about 2 weeks ago. I do a lot of weight training for sculpting. My doctor said I didn’t have to modify too much since I did those exercises prior. I was only told to modify the amount of weight I am lifting. I also walk about 3-6 miles a night during the week for cardio.
♥ How is your mood? I do get moody aka “hangry” if I miss a meal.
♥ Did your boobs change? Nope! I did have my nipples pierced (which is usually a surprise to people) but I did take them out because they started to feel sore & hurt.
♥ Did pregnancy change the types of skincare products you used? I use vegan skin products.
♥ Will you breastfeed? Yes, so many benefits from breastfeeding.
♥ Do you have a nursery theme picked out? Not necessarily a theme but his nursery is ivory with espresso colored woods for the furniture & you can find some lions in there.
♥ What will you miss most about pregnancy? Going to the doctors appointments to hear his heartbeats inside my belly. I give the biggest grin every time I hear it.
♥ What has been the best part of being pregnant? The whole experience. 9 months is a short time out of my entire life & to grow a life is a magical experience, so I am truly enjoying it all.
♥ What’s been the worst part of being pregnant? Sweating even just sitting there sometimes, but then again maybe it’s the Florida heat.
♥ Will you record your labor? Not recording but I do have a photographer in the room taking photos to document the special day.
♥ What are you most looking forward to after pregnancy? Having a mini me to love, laugh with, grow with, read to, & to thoroughly enjoy the holidays with.
♥ Will you share a lot of the baby on the blog? Absolutely.
♥ Do you want more kids? Yes but not anytime soon!