Category: Pregnancy

My first Pregnancy

Welcome Baby Girl!

Well everyone, she has finally arrived. And this is the story of her birth! One morning I woke up at 9am for my midwife appointment and noticed that (TMI warning) my underwear was wet. I figured I sweat during the night because nothing else was wet. I was on my way to the midwife anyway and I could ask her… Read more →

38/39 weeks

How far along? 39 weeks, 4 days How big is the baby? Size of a watermelon, very big. Weight class in UFC: Middlewwight at 179/180 in danger of moving to light heavyweight. What I ate this week: All the things! Including but not limited to pineapple (supposed to induce labour) …so far, not working. Will update. Mommy milestones: Got some… Read more →

37 weeks

How far along? 37 weeks and 2 days How big is the baby? Winter melon size or watermelon size. Weight class in UFC: 177 lbs, and still middleweight. I’m going to try to finish this pregnancy under 182/ light heavyweight. I don’t wanna get in the octagon with Jon Jones! What I ate this week: In the last 2 weeks… Read more →

Woah missed 2 weeks!

Just noticed that I missed weeks 35 & 36, although I could’ve sworn I posted on week 35… Oh well. This is pregnancy brain. For today, I give you a photo diary entry of the last 2 weeks From Pinterest, babies and preschoolers working out! Some onesies that Chris and I considered And this taco costume should be noted as… Read more →

35 weeks

How far along? 35 weeks and 3 days How big is the baby? Coconut size Weight class in UFC: I am 175, still gaining an lb per week and I’m still in the UFC’s middleweight division. I would have to reach 186lbs to qualify for the next division; light heavy weight. Lets hope it doesn’t come to that since, following… Read more →

34 weeks

How far along?  34 weeks and 1 day Me at 33 weeks 5 days How big is the baby? Maybe the size of a honeydew melon, maybe the size of a squash, but big! Weight class in UFC: This week I lost an lb instead of gaining, putting me back at 172 lbs, still in the middleweight division. What I… Read more →

33.5 weeks Special Edition

This week is the nursery blog: Special Edition Yaaaay! I’ve been looking forward to this post for a long time. So to recap the events of the week real quick: – yes I’m still gaining FWAP (fat with a purpose)173 lbs – what did I eat this week? Cereal, fennel and quinoa dish, kale and fruit shake, bagel and strawberry… Read more →

32 weeks (and 2 days)

How far along? 32 weeks/ 8 months! How big is the baby? 4lb and 3 oz according to most recent ultrasound and the size of a squash still according to my [possibly malfunctioning] app. Weight class in UFC: I am currently 172 lbs. Up 32lbs in 32 weeks. I would be in the UFC’s middleweight division with Anderson Silva if… Read more →

28 weeks (3rd trimester)

How far along? 28 weeks and into the 3rd trimester! Woohoo! How big is the baby? Eggplant sized Weight class in UFC: Still in welterweight division. The scale’s been tipping closer to 170 lately! What I ate this week: Skipping the food pictures for new baby stuff pictures but I ate my usual oatmeal breakfast, had leftover spaghetti sauce for… Read more →

27 weeks

How far along? 27 weeks baby! How big is the baby? Either the size of a rutabaga or a head of cauliflower. Weight class in UFC: @167lbs I am still in the welterweight division. 27 weeks and up 27 lbs! What I ate this week: I ate pretty much the same as last week in different order. For breakfast, egg… Read more →