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My Turn - Baby!

Friday, April 05, 2013

My sister had a baby boy in December of 2012. Little D is 4 months old now. :)

This week we found out that I am pregnant. By my estimations "baby c" will be born around the same time as Little D. First doctor visit is in another week.

So goals for pregnancy:
-START exercising! Walking & pregnancy exercises...
-NOT gain any weight 1st trimester
-Gain no more than 0.5 pound each week 2nd trimester
-Gain no more than 1 pound each week 3rd trimester

*These are guidelines I've set for myself based on my readings. Since I am still overweight (BMI around 27) I can get away with only gaining 15-20 pounds during pregnancy. Now that I KNOW I am pregnant I have shifted back into super healthy eating mode and have stopped inhaling food like there is no tomorrow (like when I did not know I was pregnant and had an increased appetite)!

So lets see if I can make this work!

& Lots of positive thoughts for a healthy pregnancy! :)

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
CITYGIRL27 4/8/2013 11:48PM

    OMG what wonderful news! Enjoy it. It goes by so fast.

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SUNSHINE99999 4/5/2013 9:30AM

  Yes, you can do this and congrats on the baby news. emoticon

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CHARDY0125 4/5/2013 9:30AM

    emoticon enjoy every minute of it

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