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Thursday, August 27, 2015

Bumpdate | Week 34

How Far Along: 34 weeks (8.5 months!)  I am continuously in awe at how much this bump is growing!  Remember how it looked just 4 weeks ago?  Is that not insane??  And to think we still have 6 more weeks to go.  Oy vey!
Size of Baby:  A butternut squash!  How perfect for fall which is just around the corner!
Gender:  Boy!
Maternity Clothes:  I think I am done on this front - going to try and stretch (hopefully not literally) what I already have over the next month or so.  I am starting to pick up some fall pieces that I know will fit no matter what size I am this upcoming Fall, like this amazing buffalo check vest from Old Navy!  (I am wearing a size small for reference)
Symptoms:  I was hoping I would maybe get away with not having any swelling this pregnancy - no such luck!  I've been noticing a little bit of swelling in my ankles/feet towards the end of the day and I am not happy about it.  Cankles are not cute you guys!  I just snagged an extra chair to put in my cube at work so I'm hoping if I keep my feet up during the day it will keep the swelling to a minimum.
Best Moments:  I'm not sure if I've mentioned it, but one of my bestie is getting married in September and I am a bridesmaid (fingers crossed I fit into my dress and don't go into labor walking down the aisle).  Her Bachelorette party was this past weekend and I would be lying if I said I wasn't a little nervous going into it.  I was worried how I was going to handle being the only sober one of the bunch but I ended up having SO much fun and was able to dance the night away with the best of them!  It was a fabulous weekend with amazing friends!
Looking Forward To:  My second baby shower is this weekend (yay!) and my mom is going to be bringing the crib bedding that she made.  I haven't seen it yet so I am so excited to see how it turned out.  I know it is going to look adorable!  We are also planning to hang everything up and get the rest of the nursery squared away while she is here so I will hopefully have more updates on that front and will be able to finally reveal our full nursery soon!

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33 comments:

  1. Awww <3 Congratulations. you are one beautiful pregnant lady. i hope you aand the bun in the oven are always happy and healthy :)

    Jessica | notjessfashion.com

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  2. Wow! Your bump did grow a lot in 4 weeks. Have fun at your baby shower!
    Red Reticule

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  3. Loving the buffalo check and eeek! Won't be long now! :)

    -Ashley
    Le Stylo Rouge

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  4. a baby boy! and a baby shower this weekend! so exciting! you look so cute!

    kelseybang.com

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  5. I'm so glad for you
    love it
    kiss

    new post http://sarameirelesthesnowwhite.blogspot.pt/2015/08/happiness-boutique.html

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  6. Swelling is no fun, keeping your feet elevated as much as possible will help. So will a lot of water. Good luck at the bachelorette party!!

    Xoxo,

    Whitney & Blaire

    Peaches In A Pod

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  7. Have fun at your shower this weekend! Super cute pics!!

    Shauna

    www.lipglossandlace.net

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  8. How exciting! Have fun at your shower!! I was just at Old navy and I swear I did not see that vest! Will be returning there soon to check it out!!

    Denise | Fashion Love Letters

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  9. That bump date banner is so cute! such a great idea!

    https://jenniferjmo.wordpress.com

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  10. Ekkkk I cannot believe you are 8.5 months! You look amazing. I have loved following along your style journey and pregnancy in general. You've made maternity style look easy, and pregnancy suits you.

    Amy Ann
    Straight A Style

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  11. I saw everything you guys have planned for this weekend and it sounds like it's going to be a fun one!! happy friday! xo, biana -BlovedBoston

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  12. I'm looking forward to seeing some baby shower photos. Have a great weekend!

    www.spring2spring.com

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  13. First off, you look so cute! I totally understand how it isn't fun to get dressed anymore. When I was pregnant and my bump first popped, it was so much fun to dress it, but by then end its was just a pain, especially since I had about only two pieces of clothing that fit me. You always look so cute though and love that check vest! I hope you have a great second baby shower!
    Rachael
    http://www.threadsforthomasblog.com

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  14. Congrats! Such an exciting time! :)

    xo
    Molly
    www.trendychickadee.co

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  15. U look so adorable in these pics! Excited for u!
    Much love!!
    Chichistashan.blogspot.in

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  16. You look so good, Yummy Mummy! Enjoy your beautiful journey.

    missymayification.blogspot.co.uk

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  17. You are looking adorable! Cutest Mama to be!
    xo,
    Jacqueline
    Stylin In St. Louis

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  18. Your baby bump is so cute! Can't wait to see pictures of your little boy!

    http://elementsofellis.com/

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  19. I just love how you styled the bump with the vest! Too cute!

    xo ClassToCloset

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  20. So glad you had a blast, even with your bump, at your friend's bachelorette party... party with water, yeahhh! Lol. Enjoy your 2nd baby shower!!


    Amber
    All the Cute
    Recent Post: Chambray & Silver with eShakti Dress Customization

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  21. So exciting that you're in the final stretch!! I served as a dd for a friends 30th birthday wine tour during my last pregnancy and was surprised how much fun I had being the only sober gal. Plus I got to be hangover free the next day, haha!

    Brooke
    Pumps and Push-Ups

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  22. Only 6 weeks to go! :) And loving the buffalo check vest- so cute for fall!

    -Ashley
    Le Stylo Rouge

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  23. That buffalo check vest looks perfect with your bump! You are getting so close!!

    xo, Rachel
    A Blonde's Moment

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