30-35 Weeks Bumpdate + Pregnancy Apps

It’s been a sizzling minute since I’ve carried out a being pregnant replace / bumpdate so I believed I’d fill you in on what’s been occurring from week 30-35! Additionally, a number of you ask about my favourite being pregnant and fertility apps, so I’m sharing that lately as smartly!

Weeks 30-35 consisted of speedy enlargement and a number of new signs! Additionally, Little Guy grew to become from breech to head-down (FINALLY) after a number of persuasion. He could be somewhat cussed! 😉 I’m going to percentage all of that data in lately’s put up!

I haven’t been as constant in taking my weekly bump picture! Lifestyles were given busy after faculty began and likewise, it’s simply laborious to waddle out to get my picture taken! HA! I’m going to check out to percentage the footage I’ve for each and every week as a result of I in reality love taking a look again to look what I gave the impression of and the way my bump grows each and every week!

30 WEEKS

30 weeks pregnant

hat // get dressed // cardigan 

  • Child is the dimensions of a: zucchini
  • Overall weight acquire/loss: I haven’t been weighing weekly however I must be at round +28 lbs or so 
  • The Bump: It’s getting fairly massive.
  • Meals Cravings: mainly the entirety.
  • Sleep: mainly non-existent until I take half of unisom nightly at bedtime. I began seeing my chiropractor weekly for changes as a substitute of each and every different week. Child flipped all the way through a bathtub after rubbing my abdominal with peppermint oil! Doing bi-monthly therapeutic massage therapies too!

31 WEEKS

sun shades // bikini most sensible // bikini backside

get dressed // footwear

We went on our Babymoon to The Bahamas this week! We had an ideal and stress-free time, however whilst we have been there the infant flipped again to breech place 🙁 BUMMER! My grandad kicked the bucket whilst we have been long past, so we flew to Tulsa for the carrier. It was once nice to honor him and spot circle of relatives. LOTS of plane flights made for an uncomfortable week!

  • Child is the dimensions of a: asparagus
  • Overall weight acquire/loss: +28 or so
  • The Bump: Huge and spherical! Sporting so low this time.
  • Meals Cravings: The rest candy and bitter – like sweet!
  • Sleep: His head is in my ribs and will’t sleep in any respect! Additionally operating out of power

32 WEEKS

 

Child was once showed Breech place at my 32 week ultrasound. We mentioned find out how to get him to show in addition to choices if he doesn’t flip! We’re hoping he flips head down and isn’t cussed! I used to be exhausted this week after per week of shuttle final week and I didn’t get a weekly bump picture!

sun shades // most sensible // denims // jacket

  • Child is the dimensions of a: squash
  • Overall weight acquire/loss: +30ish
  • The Bump: V. large.
  • Meals Cravings: cereal! Fruit Loops with marshmallows particularly

33 WEEKS

sun shades // get dressed // shawl // boots // bag

I were given the worst chilly of all time this week! I critically had it for a minimum of 2 weeks and felt like general crap! I were given handled with a Zpack and a couple of chiropractor changes however it simply will NOT move away. We had an match this week after which I opted to stick house to sleep all weekend.  I used to be depressing!

  • Child is the dimensions of a: celery
  • Overall weight acquire/loss: +31 at my dr appt.
  • The Bump: LARGE
  • Meals Cravings: the entirety!
  • Sleep: can’t sleep with this chilly. it’s the worst.

34 WEEKS

get dressed //sun shades // footwear

hat // get dressed (identical)// booties // bag // necklace

Lissa and I traveled to Waco this weekend to fulfill Reese Witherspoon! It was once so amusing, however I nonetheless felt so ill. I rested the remainder of the weekend and felt like I were given somewhat bit carried out in preparation for Little Guy! My buddies showered us with love – we had a brunch and women day! So amusing!

sun shades // tank // cardigan // leggings // necklace

bralette // bra // necklace // leggings (non-maternity)

sun shades // get dressed // sweater vest // bag // booties // necklace

I packed my health center bag and am praying he doesn’t come early like his large sister did! Child in any case flipped head down once more! Let’s pray and pray he remains that means!!!!!!

  • Child is the dimensions of a: butternut squash
  • Overall weight acquire/loss: +32-33
  • The Bump: SO BIG
  • Meals Cravings: Tea!
  • Sleep: In the end getting over a chilly and feeling a bit of higher. Sound asleep is getting higher, however contractions are beginning and holding me up throughout the evening.

35 WEEKS

LOTS of contractions this week! I used to be checked on Monday at my 35 week test and already dilated 1 cm. I think like he has dropped, too. I’m simply praying he offers us a couple of extra weeks so he can develop larger and more potent!

  • Child is the dimensions of a: pineapple
  • Overall weight acquire/loss: +35 lbs YIKES
  • The Bump: SO BIG
  • Meals Cravings: hmmmm mainly yearning all of it. Wendy’s chili has been further just right.
  • Sleep: Taking naps nearly day by day. I will’t do anything else with out getting winded and drained!

A number of you will have been asking about which being pregnant apps I’ve been the usage of right through this being pregnant! Right here they’re!

PREGNANCY APPS

The Bump

Sprout

Child Heart

Ovia Being pregnant

Bloomlife

HOW I ENCOURAGED MY BREECH BABY TO TURN HEAD DOWN

A number of you additionally requested how I were given child to show head down from breech place! I’d indubitably test along with your OB, however here’s what I did:

  • weekly chiropractor changes (skilled in Webster Methodology)
  • bi-monthly therapeutic massage therapies (skilled skilled)
  • Spinning Small children (particularly Breech Tilt and Ahead Leaning Inversions)
  • Peppermint Oil at most sensible of abdomen the place child’s head is
  • Frozen bag of fruit/peas/and so forth on most sensible of abdomen
  • Swimming
  • Baths after peppermint oil / frozen bag of meals
  • Headstands (in water ideally if no longer in a position)

Pointers for as soon as child is head down.

ANSWERING SOME FAQ

What has been the most important distinction between your 3rd being pregnant and your final two?

This being pregnant has been SO simple in comparison to my final two. I haven’t been as ill or felt as dangerous! THANK THE LORD! I’ve had lovely top power till right here lately, so I’m hoping that transition to a few is lovely simple and seamless! And praying he is a superb child!

What recommendation would you give on being a mother to these people who aren’t mothers but? 

I replied this in my final bumpdate put up HERE.

What are your ideas/fears going from 2 children to a few?

I’m a bit of anxious, which I think like is commonplace. I think like I will have a troublesome time juggling my time with the ladies + new child to start with. To not point out, Daddy is very busy with ginning season so I’ll mainly be a unmarried mother with 2 children + the brand new child! We’ll get thru it, however I’m praying it’s more uncomplicated than it sort of feels find it irresistible could be!

What are one of the crucial toughest issues about being pregnant at this level?

Sleep. Certainly missing within the sleep division + maintaining with my two ladies. I’m additionally operating a complete time weblog and my husband is beginning to get busy so it’s tougher this time of yr! Oh, and rolling off the bed….mainly the entirety is bodily tougher at this level of the sport! ha!

Do you are feeling like you’re getting as regards to hard work?! What’s your mama intuition telling you about child boys due date? Do you assume this child is coming early???

It’s so laborious to grasp! This weekend, I felt like he would possibly fall out…now I’m again to feeling like I’ve a number of weeks. Depends upon the day! 😉 I critically DOUBT we make it to the due date (November 10th) since Lennyn got here at 37 weeks, however you by no means know! Each and every child and being pregnant is so other! I’m simply THRILLED he’s head down and praying laborious for a vaginal supply!

Do you assume having the contractions counter is useful or extra worrying?

Excellent query! I believe that you’ll really feel both means about it, relying at the day! Some days, it offers me peace of thoughts realizing that they aren’t as shut and critical as they are going to appear, but additionally it will rigidity you out in case you aren’t in a position for child and are having them shut in combination! At all times agree with your intestine, although! Infrequently, it may be off!

I believe you will have replied this, however will your son have an L title as smartly?

No, he gained’t! At first, we needed this child to have the similar title boy/lady…then I sought after to search out an L title if it was once a lady, however for the boy’s title I used to be set on since I used to be pregnant with Laikyn and Lennyn (2013 and 2015). It modified a bit of, however I LOVE it.

Have you ever felt any other pregnant with a boy than you felt along with your ladies?

100%. It’s been an absolutely other being pregnant this time round! I’ve felt such a lot higher!

I believe I have in mind you mentioned you attempted each the Medela and the Spectra. Which one was once your favourite between the two?

Sure!! I had each with the ladies. I reviewed the Spectra S1 and S2 and like that one. I can be checking out the Willow this time round and simplest pump for stash fairly than solely (comfort).

Are you stocking up and consuming all the issues now that you simply reduce out for nursing?

YES! I’m playing my espresso with cream and no longer studying labels! I do know all of that can move out the window in a couple of weeks. I can pass over cream in my espresso essentially the most. For the ones of you who don’t know, I went dairy/soy/gluten unfastened with each ladies as a result of intolerances. I’m assuming child boy may have them too!

Have you ever used any positive merchandise to assist save you stretch marks? What would you counsel?

I swear by way of Mustela and feature lately added in Palmers. LOVE them each. Haven’t gotten one stretch mark thus far in three pregnancies, and I’m praying they don’t display up after supply this time!

Have you ever had any sleep problems and if that is so what has helped! I’m 31 weeks and having a number of hassle dozing!

Sure! Such a lot hassle this time round. I’ve been taking half of unisom at bedtime and it is helping a ton!

Do you are feeling such as you had other cravings with child boy then you definately did along with your ladies? Did this being pregnant vary in any respect out of your ladies?

Taking a look again they’ve been just about all of the identical! I used to be very ill with the ladies from 6-23 weeks in order that helped with the load acquire! I began gaining weight this time round on the considered meals! HA!

What’s one thing you realize you don’t want for child quantity three?

Mainly it all. Haha. You completely want a automobile seat, diapers and a supply of meals whether or not it’s a boob or a bottle! 😉 Instead of that…we will continue to exist however completely have stocked up on all the latest devices to percentage with yall!

Did you must surrender any of your favourite meals whilst pregnant? What was once essentially the most tricky?

Nope! That every one comes with nursing for me. I didn’t surrender anything else this time round!


I’m hoping to do yet one more bumpdate ahead of child is right here!! I will’t stay up for him to be right here however I in reality will pass over pregnancy! Being pregnant is certainly one of my favourite issues in lifestyles. It’s so particular and so so candy to really feel candy kicks, get dressed a bump and simply get the infant to your self for nine complete months. I think so blessed to have carried out this thrice and so grateful to God for giving me those young children!

 

 

 

 

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