24 weeks

Well I have somehow managed to get another cold this will now make my 2nd one since Ive been pg dont I have such great luck?! I went to the store and got some lemons for my sore throat and some orange juice with pineapple juice and well see if I dont feel a little better soon. If not I may go try the Mucinex. Of all weeks to have it happen I thought I could be good and well for my birthday on Thursday well see.

How Far Along: 24 weeks
Total Weight Gained/Loss: gain 11.4 lbs overall (+1.0 lbs this week)
Maternity Clothes: just about everything is maternity now and they are so comfortable
Best Moment of the Week: getting to feel her move around so much...now if Chad could get to feel her I really cant believe it yet I guess its my extra layer placenta but hopefully soon.
Movement: she moves all the time now so active
Food Craving: apples
Food aversions: none this week
Morning sickness: none
Gender: a GIRL-Morgan Elizabeth
Labor Signs: just Braxton Hicks contractions
Belly Button: in
What I miss: not getting to take cold medicine when Im sick
What I'm looking forward to: celebrating my last birthday without our little Morgan on Thursday (Feb. 11)
Weekly Wisdom:
The LORD is righteous in all his ways and kind in all his works.-- Psalm 145:17
Milestones: feeling her move around so much more


Andrea said...

Is mucinex okay to take when you're pregnant??? I've heard that there is "nothing" safe during pregnancy and thus why so many of us suffer through being sick... benadryl and tylenol is what i've heard is okay.

Sarah'sSmile said...

Try sinus rinse or a netti pot! My dr told me sudafed...but I never took it.

Dana said...

I am sorry you are sick again! I know the one time I was sick I was miserable...it is so hard to go without meds!! I am not sure if you are stuffy or not, but I was getting stuffy and used the neti pot and it made it go away. You could try that. And HaPpY EaRlY BiRtHdAy!!! Isn't it exciting to know that on your next b-day you will be able to celebrate with Morgan..YAY!!!

Rosie said...

Happy Early Birthday!!
Check with your OB before taking Mucinex. I heard you couldn't take it. My Dr. allows Tylenol Cold or Sudafed but honestly, the best thing I've learned is Vitamin C. Lots of it! Sorry you aren't feeling well :(

Stacey said...

Hi Amber! Sorry you are sick, but I'm so glad to hear that your pregnancy is progressing well. Hope you have a wonderful upcoming birthday!

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