How far along? 37 weeks 6 days
Total weight gain/loss: Like I said last week, don’t eat and then go to the dr to have yourself weighed, it’s really hard on your mental psyche!
How big is baby? Your baby’s the size of a winter melon! Yay! Baby has reached full term. She likely measures around 18.9 to 20.9 inches and weighs about 6.2 to 9.2 pounds. She’s gaining about 1/2 ounce each day.
- She’s practicing some skills: inhaling, exhaling, sucking, gripping and blinking.
- She’s getting her first sticky poop (called meconium) ready for her first diaper.
On the last night we were in Oxford visiting Faulkner’s old stomping grounds, some of the group wanted to eat at Buffalo Wild Wings. I on the other hand thought that we have one of those at home, come on, let’s find some place that isn’t at home so I found a friend and we went to Irie’s up on the square. Sorry this picture is blurry, I didn’t realize it was until now…
I can’t tell you enough about the sweet tea. Seriously… everyone said that sweet tea is sooooo super sweet in the south but I thought it was great. Don’t tell my doctor, I was told to cut back on the sweets…..