Week: 37 weeks, dun dun dun.
Size: 6 1/3 pounds, a tad over 19 inches, and now being compared to a swiss chard.
Name: Lil’ Caramel
Maternity Clothes: Um, yes.
Food Cravings: Back to the ice chips. Pretty much I just try and eat all the live long day, but finish by 7 pm as to quell the heartburn.
Currently reading: Secrets of the Baby Whisperer; Renovation of the Heart; Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.
Most interesting fact: 1. I’m happy to announce that brother-in-law Mikey wins the prize for last week’s little bundle of joy looking like him. Phew! 2. Apparently everything we learned in this past week’s newborn parenting class is going to go out the window when little one comes along – we then just have to figure it out via instinct and the unique baby’s needs. But just in case you need to see that my swaddling is up-to-par, here you go:
Feeling: Beat up. More on this later. Needing encouragement and e-hugs, to be honest!
Missing: Sleep – but it’s preparing us for little man’s arrival, right?
Anticipating: D-day! Any bets on when he’ll actually arrive? Due date is June 29th.0